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 2022 1st quarter 448.2 420 348
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 1st quarter 3.9 4 3
B Mining and quarrying 2022 1st quarter 0.5 0 0
B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2022 1st quarter 40.4 32 28
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2022 1st quarter 66.8 47 42
C Manufacturing 2022 1st quarter 35.7 28 25
10-12 Manufacture of food and beverages 2022 1st quarter 5.9 6 5
24-25 Man. of basic metals and -products 2022 1st quarter 5.3 4 4
29-30 Transport equipment 2022 1st quarter 1.7 1 1
31-33 Other manufacturing and repair 2022 1st quarter 4.8 4 3
D Energy supply 2022 1st quarter 2.2 2 1
E Water supply and waste management 2022 1st quarter 2.0 2 1
F Construction 2022 1st quarter 26.4 15 14
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2022 1st quarter 155.6 161 124
G-N Commercial services 2022 1st quarter 272.3 266 212
G Wholesale and retail trade 2022 1st quarter 92.1 95 80
45 Sale and repair of motor vehicles 2022 1st quarter 7.3 6 5
46 Wholesale trade (no motor vehicles) 2022 1st quarter 31.6 29 24
47 Retail trade (not in motor vehicles) 2022 1st quarter 53.2 61 51
471 Non-specialised retail sales. 2022 1st quarter 17.5 26 23
472 Specialised shops selling food 2022 1st quarter 2.3 3 2
H Transportation and storage 2022 1st quarter 19.2 18 16
49 Land transport 2022 1st quarter 7.2 7 6
52 Warehousing, services for transport 2022 1st quarter 5.7 6 5
53 Postal and courier activities 2022 1st quarter 4.8 4 4
I Accommodation and food serving 2022 1st quarter 44.3 48 28
J Information and communication 2022 1st quarter 28.8 22 19
58-60 Publishing, movie, radio and TV 2022 1st quarter 2.0 2 2
K Financial institutions 2022 1st quarter 11.7 12 10
64 Financial institutions, no insurance 2022 1st quarter 6.3 6 5
65 Insurance and pension funding 2022 1st quarter 1.4 1 1
66 Other financial services 2022 1st quarter 4.0 4 3
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 1st quarter 3.6 4 3
M-N Business services 2022 1st quarter 72.6 68 56
M Other specialised business services 2022 1st quarter 43.7 35 27
69-71 Management, technical consultancy 2022 1st quarter 33.6 25 19
72 Research and development 2022 1st quarter 3.4 3 3
73-75 Advertising, design and other 2022 1st quarter 6.7 6 6
N Renting and other business support 2022 1st quarter 28.9 33 29
78201 Temporary employment agencies 2022 1st quarter 4.8 5 5
81 Cleaning activities, gardening etc. 2022 1st quarter 8.5 11 10
O-Q Government and care 2022 1st quarter 92.5 87 79
O-U Noncommercial services 2022 1st quarter 105.2 102 91
O Public administration and services 2022 1st quarter 20.6 19 16
P Education 2022 1st quarter 10.8 14 14
852 Primary and special education 2022 1st quarter 2.3 3 3
853 Secondary education 2022 1st quarter 3.3 5 4
854 Higher education 2022 1st quarter 2.3 4 4
Q Health and social work activities 2022 1st quarter 61.0 54 48
861 Hospitals 2022 1st quarter 12.7 9 9
87 Residential care and guidance 2022 1st quarter 21.3 20 17
88 Social work without accommodation 2022 1st quarter 15.8 13 12
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2022 1st quarter 12.7 15 12
R Culture, sports and recreation 2022 1st quarter 6.7 9 6
S Other service activities 2022 1st quarter 6.1 6 5
0 to 9 employed persons 2022 1st quarter 76.1 80 65
10 to 99 employed persons 2022 1st quarter 126.3 120 95
100 or more employed persons 2022 1st quarter 245.9 220 188
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 17 May 2022:
Figures of the 1st quarter of 2022 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
Figures of the 2nd quarter of 2022 will be published in August 2022.

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.