Vacancies; SIC 2008; private firms and government sectors

Vacancies; SIC 2008; private firms and government sectors

SIC 2008 size classes Periods Unfilled vacancies (x 1000) New vacancies (x 1 000) Filled vacancies (x 1000)
A-U All economic activities 2019 1st quarter 278.9 319 295
A-U All economic activities 2019 2nd quarter 293.8 330 315
A-U All economic activities 2019 3rd quarter 283.8 313 323
A-U All economic activities 2019 4th quarter 281.2 297 300
A-U All economic activities 2020 1st quarter 221.7 266 326
A-U All economic activities 2020 2nd quarter 200.4 231 252
A-U All economic activities 2020 3rd quarter 215.6 273 257
A-U All economic activities 2020 4rd quarter 213.7 248 250
A-U All economic activities 2021 1st quarter 248.5 287 252
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 1st quarter 25.7 26 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 2nd quarter 26.7 26 25
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 3rd quarter 25.5 23 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2019 4th quarter 25.3 24 24
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 1st quarter 20.9 21 25
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 2nd quarter 17.8 17 20
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 3rd quarter 19.0 20 19
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 4rd quarter 20.3 20 19
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 1st quarter 22.8 22 20
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 1st quarter 44.6 42 37
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 2nd quarter 45.5 38 37
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 3rd quarter 43.5 34 36
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2019 4th quarter 42.1 33 35
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 1st quarter 34.8 32 39
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 2nd quarter 30.9 26 30
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 3rd quarter 33.4 30 28
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 4rd quarter 35.9 31 28
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2021 1st quarter 40.9 35 30
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 1st quarter 91.7 118 109
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 2nd quarter 97.2 124 118
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 3rd quarter 93.9 121 124
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 4th quarter 89.1 109 114
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 1st quarter 59.8 90 120
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 2nd quarter 54.3 79 84
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 3rd quarter 62.1 97 89
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 4rd quarter 53.3 77 86
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2021 1st quarter 68.3 94 79
G-N Commercial services 2019 1st quarter 166.6 196 181
G-N Commercial services 2019 2nd quarter 174.5 197 190
G-N Commercial services 2019 3rd quarter 171.3 197 200
G-N Commercial services 2019 4th quarter 165.1 180 186
G-N Commercial services 2020 1st quarter 120.6 158 202
G-N Commercial services 2020 2nd quarter 107.6 134 147
G-N Commercial services 2020 3rd quarter 118.6 163 152
G-N Commercial services 2020 4rd quarter 113.2 143 148
G-N Commercial services 2021 1st quarter 138.1 170 145
M-N Business services 2019 1st quarter 45.1 51 47
M-N Business services 2019 2nd quarter 48.2 50 47
M-N Business services 2019 3rd quarter 47.8 50 51
M-N Business services 2019 4th quarter 46.8 45 46
M-N Business services 2020 1st quarter 37.3 45 54
M-N Business services 2020 2nd quarter 32.4 35 40
M-N Business services 2020 3rd quarter 34.5 44 42
M-N Business services 2020 4rd quarter 35.4 42 41
M-N Business services 2021 1st quarter 41.6 47 41
O-Q Government and care 2019 1st quarter 56.7 65 62
O-Q Government and care 2019 2nd quarter 62.8 78 71
O-Q Government and care 2019 3rd quarter 57.9 67 72
O-Q Government and care 2019 4th quarter 63.2 70 64
O-Q Government and care 2020 1st quarter 58.2 64 69
O-Q Government and care 2020 2nd quarter 55.0 60 63
O-Q Government and care 2020 3rd quarter 56.0 67 66
O-Q Government and care 2020 4rd quarter 57.9 65 63
O-Q Government and care 2021 1st quarter 60.5 69 66
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 1st quarter 64.9 77 74
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 2nd quarter 70.7 90 84
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 3rd quarter 66.5 78 83
O-U Noncommercial services 2019 4th quarter 71.7 81 76
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 1st quarter 64.1 73 81
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 2nd quarter 59.5 67 72
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 3rd quarter 61.4 77 75
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 4rd quarter 62.8 72 71
O-U Noncommercial services 2021 1st quarter 67.0 78 74
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 1st quarter 8.1 12 11
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 2nd quarter 7.9 12 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 3rd quarter 8.5 11 11
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 4th quarter 8.4 12 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 1st quarter 5.8 9 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 2nd quarter 4.4 7 8
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 3rd quarter 5.4 9 8
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 4rd quarter 4.8 7 8
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2021 1st quarter 6.5 9 7
Source: CBS
Explanation of symbols

Table description


The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector and in government at the end of each quarter.
Subjects: Unfilled vacancies, new vacancies, filled vacancies in the private sector and in government sectors.

Selections: SIC 2008, size of the enterprise, periods.

Data available since 1997, quarter 1.
Frequency of appearance: each quarter.

Status of the figures:
All figures in this table are final.

Changes as of 18 May 2021:
New figures of first quarter of 2021 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures of second quarter of 2021 will be published August 2021.

Description topics

Unfilled vacancies
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector and in government sectors at the end of each quarter.
The annual figure regarding unfilled vacancies is a weighted average calculated as follows:
Vacancies 4th quarter previous year under review, weight 1.
Vacancies 1st, 2nd, 3rd quarter year under review, weight 2.
Vacancies 4th quarter year under review, weight 1.

Vacancies, annual average = Total number of vacancies/8
The annual result of the new and filled vacancies is the total of the four quarters.
New vacancies
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector and in government sectors at the end of each quarter.
New vacancies and filled vacancies also include new vacancies which were filled in that same quarter.
The annual result of the new and filled vacancies is the total of the four quarters.
The annual figure regarding unfilled vacancies is a weighted average.
Filled vacancies
Filled vacancies include cancelled vacancies.
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private
sector and in government sectors at the end of each quarter.
New vacancies and filled vacancies also include new vacancies which were filled in that same quarter.
The annual result of the new and filled vacancies is the total of the four quarters.
The annual figure regarding unfilled vacancies is a weighted average.