Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector

Vacancies;SIC 2008;private sector

SIC 2008 Periods Unfilled vacancies (x 1 000) New vacancies (x 1 000) Filled vacancies (x 1 000)
A-U All economic activities 2022 3rd quarter 416.6 343 369
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 3rd quarter 3.0 3 4
B Mining and quarrying 2022 3rd quarter 0.6 0 0
C Manufacturing 2022 3rd quarter 35.2 24 27
D Energy supply 2022 3rd quarter 1.8 1 2
E Water supply and waste management 2022 3rd quarter 2.0 2 1
F Construction 2022 3rd quarter 27.0 12 14
G Wholesale and retail trade 2022 3rd quarter 92.9 85 93
H Transportation and storage 2022 3rd quarter 21.9 17 16
I Accommodation and food serving 2022 3rd quarter 37.5 34 41
J Information and communication 2022 3rd quarter 26.4 18 21
K Financial institutions 2022 3rd quarter 11.7 9 10
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 3rd quarter 3.9 3 3
M Other specialised business services 2022 3rd quarter 42.7 29 32
N Renting and other business support 2022 3rd quarter 30.1 31 31
O Public administration and services 2022 3rd quarter 1.5 1 1
P Education 2022 3rd quarter 3.4 4 5
Q Health and social work activities 2022 3rd quarter 62.1 53 53
R Culture, sports and recreation 2022 3rd quarter 6.3 8 8
S Other service activities 2022 3rd quarter 6.6 6 7
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 15 November 2022:
Figures of the 3rd quarter of 2022 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
Figures of the 4th quarter of 2022 will be published in February 2023.

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.
New vacancies
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector at the end of each quarter.
New 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 including cancelled vacancies.
The number of vacancies per quarter refers to vacancies in the private sector at the end of each quarter.
New 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.