Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector

Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector

SIC 2008 Periods Unfilled vacancies (x 1 000)
A-U All economic activities 2020 2nd quarter 178.4
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2020 2nd quarter 2.4
B Mining and quarrying 2020 2nd quarter 0.1
C Manufacturing 2020 2nd quarter 15.7
D Energy supply 2020 2nd quarter 1.1
E Water supply and waste management 2020 2nd quarter 0.8
F Construction 2020 2nd quarter 13.1
G Wholesale and retail trade 2020 2nd quarter 37.3
H Transportation and storage 2020 2nd quarter 6.8
I Accommodation and food serving 2020 2nd quarter 10.2
J Information and communication 2020 2nd quarter 12.3
K Financial institutions 2020 2nd quarter 7.0
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2020 2nd quarter 1.6
M Other specialised business services 2020 2nd quarter 17.9
N Renting and other business support 2020 2nd quarter 14.4
O Public administration and services 2020 2nd quarter 0.5
P Education 2020 2nd quarter 1.3
Q Health and social work activities 2020 2nd quarter 31.6
R Culture, sports and recreation 2020 2nd quarter 1.9
S Other service activities 2020 2nd quarter 2.3
Source: CBS
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Table description


Unfilled, new and filled vacancies in the private sector Selections: Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities 2008 (SIC 2008), size of enterprises, periods.
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector at the end of each quarter.

Data available since 1997, quarter 1.

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 the 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 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.