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 2020 2nd quarter 200.4 231 252
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2020 2nd quarter 2.4 4 4
B Mining and quarrying 2020 2nd quarter 0.1 0 0
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2020 2nd quarter 17.8 17 20
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 2nd quarter 30.9 26 30
C Manufacturing 2020 2nd quarter 15.7 15 18
10-12 Manufacture of food and beverages 2020 2nd quarter 3.1 4 4
24-25 Man. of basic metals and -products 2020 2nd quarter 2.6 2 3
29-30 Transport equipment 2020 2nd quarter 0.9 1 1
31-33 Other manufacturing and repair 2020 2nd quarter 2.0 2 3
D Energy supply 2020 2nd quarter 1.1 1 1
E Water supply and waste management 2020 2nd quarter 0.9 1 1
F Construction 2020 2nd quarter 13.1 9 10
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 2nd quarter 54.3 79 84
G-N Commercial services 2020 2nd quarter 107.6 134 147
G Wholesale and retail trade 2020 2nd quarter 37.3 55 59
45 Sale and repair of motor vehicles 2020 2nd quarter 2.3 2 3
46 Wholesale trade (no motor vehicles) 2020 2nd quarter 12.9 15 15
47 Retail trade (not in motor vehicles) 2020 2nd quarter 22.0 37 41
471 Non-specialised retail sales. 2020 2nd quarter 7.3 18 20
472 Specialised shops selling food 2020 2nd quarter 0.7 2 2
H Transportation and storage 2020 2nd quarter 6.9 9 10
49 Land transport 2020 2nd quarter 3.0 4 4
52 Warehousing, services for transport 2020 2nd quarter 2.0 3 3
53 Postal and courier activities 2020 2nd quarter 1.5 2 3
I Accommodation and food serving 2020 2nd quarter 10.2 16 15
J Information and communication 2020 2nd quarter 12.3 9 12
58-60 Publishing, movie, radio and TV 2020 2nd quarter 0.7 1 1
K Financial institutions 2020 2nd quarter 7.0 8 8
64 Financial institutions, no insurance 2020 2nd quarter 4.8 5 4
65 Insurance and pension funding 2020 2nd quarter 0.7 1 1
66 Other financial services 2020 2nd quarter 1.6 2 2
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2020 2nd quarter 1.6 2 2
M-N Business services 2020 2nd quarter 32.4 35 40
M Other specialised business services 2020 2nd quarter 17.9 15 19
69-71 Management, technical consultancy 2020 2nd quarter 14.6 11 15
72 Research and development 2020 2nd quarter 1.2 1 2
73-75 Advertising, design and other 2020 2nd quarter 2.1 2 3
N Renting and other business support 2020 2nd quarter 14.5 20 21
78201 Temporary employment agencies 2020 2nd quarter 2.5 4 5
81 Cleaning activities, gardening etc. 2020 2nd quarter 4.9 7 7
O-Q Government and care 2020 2nd quarter 55.0 60 63
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 2nd quarter 59.5 67 72
O Public administration and services 2020 2nd quarter 13.7 11 12
P Education 2020 2nd quarter 6.9 15 14
852 Primary and special education 2020 2nd quarter 1.5 5 4
853 Secondary education 2020 2nd quarter 2.4 6 6
854 Higher education 2020 2nd quarter 1.6 3 3
Q Health and social work activities 2020 2nd quarter 34.5 34 37
861 Hospitals 2020 2nd quarter 8.7 6 8
87 Residential care and guidance 2020 2nd quarter 12.2 12 13
88 Social work without accommodation 2020 2nd quarter 7.2 9 9
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 2nd quarter 4.4 7 8
R Culture, sports and recreation 2020 2nd quarter 2.1 3 4
S Other service activities 2020 2nd quarter 2.3 4 4
0 to 9 employed persons 2020 2nd quarter 33.6 45 47
10 to 99 employed persons 2020 2nd quarter 49.7 61 61
100 or more employed persons 2020 2nd quarter 117.2 125 144
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 14 August 2020:
New figures of second quarter of 2020 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures of third quarter of 2020 will be published November 2020.

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.