This table contains monthly, quarterly and yearly figures on the labour participation and unemployment in the Netherlands. The population of 15 to 75 years old (excluding the institutionalized population) is divided into the employed, the unemployed and the people who are not in in the labour force. The different groups are further broken down by sex and age. Next to the original monthly figures on the labour force you can also find monthly figures that are seasonally adjusted.
Data available from: January 2003
Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are final.
Changes as of 20 May 2020:
The figures about April 2020 have been added, these are provisional.
When will new figures be published?
New figures on the most recent month are published monthly, in the third week of the month.
|Periods||Labour forceSeasonally adjusted (x 1000)||Employed labour forceSeasonally adjusted (x 1000)||Unemployed labour forceSeasonally adjusted (x 1000)||Unemployment rateSeasonally adjusted unemployment rate (%)||Gross labour participationSeasonally adjusted (%)||Net labour participationSeasonally adjusted (%)|