Caribbean Netherlands; employed, economic activity (SIC 2008) 2012


This table contains information on the economic sector (SBI 2008) of the employed labour force of Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba (Caribbean Netherlands). The figures are presented according to the international definition of the employed labour force (15 years and older) and according to the Dutch national definition (15-64 years old).

Data available from: 2012

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

Changes as of 21 October 2015:
Table is stopped.

When will new figures be published?
Table is stopped. On 21 October 2015 new tables on the labour force in the Caribbean Netherlands were published. The reason for these new tables is the current use of international definitions for the labour force. The tables on the labour force in the Netherlands
were already changed accordingly in February. This was now also done for the tables on the Caribbean Netherlands.

Caribbean Netherlands; employed, economic activity (SIC 2008) 2012

SIC Caribbean Netherlands Periods Employed labour force (internat. def.) (number) Employed labour force (national def.) (number)
A-U All economic activities Bonaire 2012 8,837 8,559
A-U All economic activities St. Eustatius 2012 2,099 1,940
A-U All economic activities Saba 2012 1,045 971
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Bonaire 2012 55 55
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing St. Eustatius 2012 26 19
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Saba 2012 20 17
B-E Industry (no construction), energy Bonaire 2012 534 534
B-E Industry (no construction), energy St. Eustatius 2012 99 87
B-E Industry (no construction), energy Saba 2012 36 36
F Construction Bonaire 2012 1,364 1,330
F Construction St. Eustatius 2012 270 215
F Construction Saba 2012 113 105
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering Bonaire 2012 2,710 2,620
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering St. Eustatius 2012 736 714
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering Saba 2012 212 196
J Information and communication Bonaire 2012 268 268
J Information and communication St. Eustatius 2012 32 32
J Information and communication Saba 2012 32 26
K Financial institutions Bonaire 2012 224 211
K Financial institutions St. Eustatius 2012 29 29
K Financial institutions Saba 2012 23 23
L Renting, buying, selling real estate Bonaire 2012 154 154
L Renting, buying, selling real estate St. Eustatius 2012 . .
L Renting, buying, selling real estate Saba 2012 . .
M-N Business services Bonaire 2012 671 570
M-N Business services St. Eustatius 2012 95 79
M-N Business services Saba 2012 65 58
O-Q Government and care Bonaire 2012 2,270 2,261
O-Q Government and care St. Eustatius 2012 643 609
O-Q Government and care Saba 2012 431 415
R-U Culture, recreation, other services Bonaire 2012 442 425
R-U Culture, recreation, other services St. Eustatius 2012 99 90
R-U Culture, recreation, other services Saba 2012 91 75
Unknown Bonaire 2012 145 130
Unknown St. Eustatius 2012 61 61
Unknown Saba 2012 18 18
Source: CBS.
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