Employment; sex, type of employment contract, size of company, cao-sector


This table comprises yearly figures on the main aspects of employment, wages and working hours in the Netherlands. The information in this table is classified according to Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities (SIC 2008) and can be broken down into:
- employee characteristics (age and sex)
- job characteristics (type of employment contract and working hours)
- company characteristics (size of the firm and collective wage agreements)

Data available from: 2009.

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are definite.

Changes as of 30 September 2019:
The new figures for 2018 are added.

When will new figures be published?
New figures for 2019 will be published in October 2020.

Employment; sex, type of employment contract, size of company, cao-sector

Sex of employee Type of employment contract Cao-sector Size of company Periods EmploymentJobs (x 1 000) EmploymentLabour volume (x 1 000)
Total Total Total Total 2009 7,820 5,925
Total Total Total Total 2010 after change of method 7,860 5,924
Total Total Total Total 2011 7,926 5,926
Total Total Total Total 2012 7,872 5,868
Total Total Total Total 2013 7,746 5,773
Total Total Total Total 2014 7,706 5,740
Total Total Total Total 2015 7,783 5,794
Total Total Total Total 2016 7,893 5,902
Total Total Total Total 2017 8,096 6,045
Total Total Total Total 2018 8,324 6,237
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2009 3,927 2,031
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2010 after change of method 3,969 2,033
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2011 4,134 2,133
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2012 4,169 2,164
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2013 4,126 2,153
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2014 4,134 2,168
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2015 4,211 2,223
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2016 4,254 2,264
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2017 4,445 2,394
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2018 4,571 2,483
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2009 4,190 3,577
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2010 after change of method 4,175 3,558
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2011 4,197 3,548
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2012 4,144 3,493
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2013 4,063 3,425
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2014 4,043 3,401
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2015 4,092 3,434
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2016 4,152 3,491
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2017 4,255 3,573
Sex: Male Total Total Total 2018 4,366 3,666
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2009 1,228 614
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2010 after change of method 1,206 589
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2011 1,292 642
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2012 1,305 653
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2013 1,282 644
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2014 1,303 661
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2015 1,349 691
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2016 1,359 698
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2017 1,428 746
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2018 1,477 777
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2009 3,630 2,348
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2010 after change of method 3,685 2,366
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2011 3,729 2,378
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2012 3,728 2,375
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2013 3,683 2,348
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2014 3,663 2,340
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2015 3,691 2,360
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2016 3,741 2,411
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2017 3,841 2,472
Sex: Female Total Total Total 2018 3,958 2,571
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2009 2,699 1,417
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2010 after change of method 2,763 1,444
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2011 2,842 1,491
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2012 2,865 1,511
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2013 2,844 1,509
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2014 2,831 1,508
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2015 2,862 1,531
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2016 2,895 1,565
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2017 3,016 1,648
Sex: Female Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total 2018 3,094 1,707
Source: CBS.
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