Natural gas, electricity; supplies national grid to construction, services

Natural gas, electricity; supplies national grid to construction, services

Sector/branch (SIC2008) Periods Natural gas, delivered (mln m3) Electricity, delivered (mln kWh)
F Construction 2010 174 1,009
F Construction 2017 152 954
F Construction 2018 156 943
F Construction 2019 123 897
F Construction 2020 90 955
F Construction 2021* 100 1,014
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2010 2,023 17,053
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2017 1,691 17,228
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2018 1,687 17,469
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2019 1,601 17,080
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020 1,402 16,365
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2021* 1,498 16,397
G Wholesale and retail trade 2010 1,156 9,247
G Wholesale and retail trade 2017 856 8,777
G Wholesale and retail trade 2018 806 8,543
G Wholesale and retail trade 2019 733 8,167
G Wholesale and retail trade 2020 645 7,894
G Wholesale and retail trade 2021* 711 7,782
H Transportation and storage 2010 321 4,923
H Transportation and storage 2017 323 5,341
H Transportation and storage 2018 366 5,645
H Transportation and storage 2019 365 5,609
H Transportation and storage 2020 312 5,471
H Transportation and storage 2021* 319 5,645
I Accommodation and food serving 2010 546 2,884
I Accommodation and food serving 2017 512 3,109
I Accommodation and food serving 2018 514 3,281
I Accommodation and food serving 2019 503 3,304
I Accommodation and food serving 2020 444 3,001
I Accommodation and food serving 2021* 468 2,969
J Information and communication 2010 131 2,709
J Information and communication 2017 51 2,829
J Information and communication 2018 49 3,630
J Information and communication 2019 43 4,042
J Information and communication 2020 38 4,408
J Information and communication 2021* 41 4,876
K-L Financial services and real estate 2010 420 3,422
K-L Financial services and real estate 2017 309 2,848
K-L Financial services and real estate 2018 269 2,457
K-L Financial services and real estate 2019 236 2,281
K-L Financial services and real estate 2020 206 2,149
K-L Financial services and real estate 2021* 227 2,102
K Financial institutions 2010 190 1,858
K Financial institutions 2017 154 1,518
K Financial institutions 2018 145 1,382
K Financial institutions 2019 125 1,279
K Financial institutions 2020 105 1,181
K Financial institutions 2021* 114 1,123
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2010 230 1,564
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2017 155 1,329
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2018 124 1,075
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2019 111 1,002
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2020 101 967
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2021* 113 979
M-N Business services 2010 331 2,066
M-N Business services 2017 256 2,025
M-N Business services 2018 255 2,123
M-N Business services 2019 234 2,063
M-N Business services 2020 208 2,009
M-N Business services 2021* 241 2,067
M Other specialised business services 2010 222 1,272
M Other specialised business services 2017 170 1,289
M Other specialised business services 2018 174 1,438
M Other specialised business services 2019 163 1,426
M Other specialised business services 2020 148 1,421
M Other specialised business services 2021* 172 1,487
N Renting and other business support 2010 109 794
N Renting and other business support 2017 86 736
N Renting and other business support 2018 80 686
N Renting and other business support 2019 72 636
N Renting and other business support 2020 59 589
N Renting and other business support 2021* 69 581
O-Q Government and care 2010 1,901 8,729
O-Q Government and care 2017 1,362 8,366
O-Q Government and care 2018 1,310 8,166
O-Q Government and care 2019 1,197 7,806
O-Q Government and care 2020 1,088 7,452
O-Q Government and care 2021* 1,193 7,466
O Public administration and services 2010 559 4,037
O Public administration and services 2017 325 3,473
O Public administration and services 2018 263 3,189
O Public administration and services 2019 236 3,018
O Public administration and services 2020 198 2,814
O Public administration and services 2021* 217 2,787
P Education 2010 439 1,620
P Education 2017 288 1,531
P Education 2018 302 1,491
P Education 2019 284 1,450
P Education 2020 265 1,420
P Education 2021* 307 1,457
Q Health and social work activities 2010 904 3,072
Q Health and social work activities 2017 749 3,362
Q Health and social work activities 2018 745 3,486
Q Health and social work activities 2019 677 3,338
Q Health and social work activities 2020 625 3,218
Q Health and social work activities 2021* 669 3,223
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2010 577 2,210
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2017 441 2,209
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2018 422 2,131
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2019 388 2,031
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020 349 1,817
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2021* 370 1,752
R Culture, sports and recreation 2010 306 1,520
R Culture, sports and recreation 2017 236 1,505
R Culture, sports and recreation 2018 223 1,491
R Culture, sports and recreation 2019 205 1,439
R Culture, sports and recreation 2020 193 1,292
R Culture, sports and recreation 2021* 206 1,251
S Other service activities 2010 264 664
S Other service activities 2017 198 653
S Other service activities 2018 192 584
S Other service activities 2019 175 541
S Other service activities 2020 149 477
S Other service activities 2021* 158 454
U Extraterritorial organisations 2010 7 26
U Extraterritorial organisations 2017 8 51
U Extraterritorial organisations 2018 7 56
U Extraterritorial organisations 2019 7 51
U Extraterritorial organisations 2020 6 48
U Extraterritorial organisations 2021* 7 46
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table shows figures on the supply of electricity and natural gas through the public grid to companies in the branches F-U of the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC 2008) including the supply to industrial grids. In-house electricity production for private use only is not included in these figures.

The figures are based on data provided by the operators of the public electricity and natural gas grids in the Netherlands. All Dutch grid operators have provided relevant data.

Data available from:
2010.

Status of the figures:
The status of the figures from 2010 to 2020 definite. The status of the figures over 2021 is provisional.

Changes as of October 2022:
Definite figures of 2020 and provisional figures of 2021 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
Definite figures over 2021 and provisional figures over 2022 will be published in the 3th quarter of 2023.

Description topics

Natural gas, delivered
Delivered natural gas via the public grid.

The grid of national natural gas distribution company Gas Transport Services (GTS), the grid of Zebragas and the regional distribution companies of natural gas.

Natural gas is gaseous fuel of natural origin mainly consisting of methane. This results from the same process that leads to the formation of crude oil. Natural gas is liquefied for transport over long distances by ship.
Electricity, delivered
Delivered electricity via the public grid.

The grid of national electricity distribution company TenneT and the regional distribution companies of electricity.

Electricity is a flow of electrons used to light lamps or to operate washing machines. Electrons are elementary particles in an atom with a negative charge that flow by a potential difference.