Vacancies; seasonally adjusted

Vacancies; seasonally adjusted

SIC 2008, private firms, government Periods Vacancies seasonally adjusted (x 1 000)
A-U All economic activities 2020 2nd quarter* 199.7
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2020 2nd quarter* 2.3
B-F Manufacturing and energy 2020 2nd quarter* 31.8
G-N Commercial services 2020 2nd quarter* 108.2
M-N Business services 2020 2nd quarter* 33.3
O-U Noncommercial services 2020 2nd quarter* 57.4
C Manufacturing 2020 2nd quarter* 16.3
F Construction 2020 2nd quarter* 12.8
G Wholesale and retail trade 2020 2nd quarter* 38.0
H Transportation and storage 2020 2nd quarter* 6.5
I Accommodation and food serving 2020 2nd quarter* 9.5
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* 18.1
N Renting and other business support 2020 2nd quarter* 15.2
O Public administration and services 2020 2nd quarter* 14.0
P Education 2020 2nd quarter* 5.5
Q Health and social work activities 2020 2nd quarter* 33.5
R Culture, sports and recreation 2020 2nd quarter* 2.1
S Other service activities 2020 2nd quarter* 2.3
Private companies 2020 2nd quarter* 178.2
Government 2020 2nd quarter* 21.5
Source: CBS
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Table description


This table provides information on the number of vacancies per quarter.
The phrase 'seasonally adjusted' refers to the total number of vacancies in the private and public sectors at the end of each quarter.
Data on vacancies are broken down by:
- SIC 2008;
- private sector and public sector;
- quarter.

Data available from: 1st quarter of 1997

Status of the figures:
The figures of 2020 are provisional, other figures are final.
Seasonally adjusted figures may be marginally adjusted at the end of the year under review.

Changes as of 14 August 2020:
New provisional figures of second quarter of 2020 have been added.

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

Description topics

Vacancies seasonally adjusted
Seasonally Adjusted holds that quarterly figures are adjusted for an annual pattern of differences that usually appear at the time of the year.