Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector

Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector

SIC 2008 Periods Unfilled vacancies (x 1 000)
A-U All economic activities 2021 3rd quarter 349.2
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2021 3rd quarter 3.2
B Mining and quarrying 2021 3rd quarter 0.3
C Manufacturing 2021 3rd quarter 33.3
D Energy supply 2021 3rd quarter 1.6
E Water supply and waste management 2021 3rd quarter 1.4
F Construction 2021 3rd quarter 23.2
G Wholesale and retail trade 2021 3rd quarter 75.8
H Transportation and storage 2021 3rd quarter 16.9
I Accommodation and food serving 2021 3rd quarter 36.2
J Information and communication 2021 3rd quarter 23.3
K Financial institutions 2021 3rd quarter 9.5
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2021 3rd quarter 2.4
M Other specialised business services 2021 3rd quarter 34.4
N Renting and other business support 2021 3rd quarter 24.9
O Public administration and services 2021 3rd quarter 1.2
P Education 2021 3rd quarter 2.6
Q Health and social work activities 2021 3rd quarter 47.1
R Culture, sports and recreation 2021 3rd quarter 6.0
S Other service activities 2021 3rd quarter 5.9
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 16 November 2021:
New figures of 3rd quarter of 2021 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures of 4th quarter of 2021 will be published February 2022.

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.