Business survey Netherlands; quarterly, to regions


This table provides up-to-date information about the opinions held by Dutch entrepreneurs on their achievements, expectations and judgments regarding their business. This panel is aimed at gaining insight into the current situation, future development and judgments of Dutch enterprises. As a result it is possible to detect turning points in optimism or pessimism at an early stage, providing an early indication of possible trend changes in the economic activities of Dutch enterprises. Data are broken down by main business activity (SIC 2008) and region. The questions submitted to the entrepreneurs at the beginning of a quarter concern output, turnover, prices, order books, stocks, investments, competitive position, economic climate, staff size and the obstacles they have encountered. In answering the questions relating to developments in the past three months and expectations for the next three months, the entrepreneurs are asked for a comparison with the preceding period of three months.

Data available from: first quarter 2012.

Status of the figures: All figures are definitive.

Changes as of May 15, 2020:
The results for second quarter 2020 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
Figures on the third quarter 2020 are expected to be published mid August 2020.

Business survey Netherlands; quarterly, to regions

Sector/Branches (SIC 2008) Regions Periods Turnover and selling pricesSelling prices / rates next three monthsSelling prices / rates will increase (%) Turnover and selling pricesSelling prices / rates next three monthsSelling prices / rates remain unchanged (%) Turnover and selling pricesSelling prices / rates next three monthsSelling prices / rates will decrease (%) Turnover and selling pricesSelling prices / rates next three monthsBalance selling prices / rates (%)
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Nederland 2020 2nd quarter 5.2 82.7 12.0 -6.8
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 4.1 85.3 10.5 -6.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 6.9 80.8 12.2 -5.3
All enterprises (no finance or energy) West-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 4.8 82.2 12.9 -8.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 5.0 84.6 10.4 -5.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Groningen (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 2.6 87.7 9.7 -7.0
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Friesland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 3.6 84.6 11.8 -8.2
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Drenthe (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 6.2 84.0 9.9 -3.7
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Overijssel (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 6.9 79.9 13.3 -6.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Flevoland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 4.8 86.9 8.3 -3.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Gelderland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 7.3 80.5 12.2 -4.9
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Utrecht (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 6.1 84.8 9.0 -2.9
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord-Holland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 5.6 81.1 13.3 -7.7
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuid-Holland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 3.3 82.4 14.3 -11.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zeeland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 5.8 78.8 15.5 -9.7
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord-Brabant (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 5.0 84.8 10.2 -5.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Limburg (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 4.7 84.1 11.2 -6.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Oost-Groningen (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 7.6 84.4 8.0 -0.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Delfzijl en omgeving (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 1.5 85.3 13.3 -11.8
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Overig Groningen (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 1.3 89.0 9.7 -8.3
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord-Friesland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 5.1 86.3 8.6 -3.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidwest-Friesland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 2.1 82.0 15.9 -13.8
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidoost-Friesland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 2.8 84.4 12.8 -10.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord-Drenthe (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 6.3 83.2 10.5 -4.3
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidoost-Drenthe (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 5.0 88.4 6.6 -1.6
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidwest-Drenthe (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 7.3 80.1 12.6 -5.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord-Overijssel (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 3.0 82.8 14.1 -11.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidwest-Overijssel (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 2.5 85.4 12.1 -9.6
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Twente (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 9.5 77.5 13.1 -3.6
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Veluwe (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 9.5 78.2 12.3 -2.7
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Achterhoek (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 4.3 85.5 10.2 -5.9
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Arnhem/Nijmegen (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 5.1 81.4 13.5 -8.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidwest-Gelderland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 9.6 78.3 12.0 -2.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Utrecht (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 6.1 84.8 9.0 -2.9
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Kop van Noord-Holland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 3.2 84.9 11.9 -8.7
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Alkmaar en omgeving (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 7.3 85.0 7.7 -0.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) IJmond (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 1.1 89.8 9.1 -7.9
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Agglomeratie Haarlem (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 8.3 86.6 5.1 3.2
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zaanstreek (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 7.7 81.5 10.8 -3.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Groot-Amsterdam (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 5.8 78.6 15.6 -9.9
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Het Gooi en Vechtstreek (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 6.3 86.4 7.3 -1.0
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Agglomeratie Leiden en Bollenstreek (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 1.0 81.9 17.1 -16.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Agglomeratie 's-Gravenhage (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 2.1 83.4 14.4 -12.3
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Delft en Westland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 5.4 75.2 19.4 -14.1
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Oost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 7.2 74.9 18.0 -10.8
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Groot-Rijnmond (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 3.6 84.4 12.0 -8.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidoost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 1.8 84.1 14.1 -12.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zeeuwsch-Vlaanderen (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 1.5 69.1 29.3 -27.8
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Overig Zeeland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 7.5 82.7 9.8 -2.2
All enterprises (no finance or energy) West-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 6.1 85.4 8.5 -2.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Midden-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 4.3 86.9 8.8 -4.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noordoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 2.5 86.1 11.4 -8.8
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 6.9 82.0 11.1 -4.2
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord-Limburg (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 8.5 78.6 13.0 -4.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Midden-Limburg (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 3.4 86.3 10.3 -7.0
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuid-Limburg (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 2.6 87.0 10.3 -7.7
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Flevoland (CR) 2020 2nd quarter 4.8 86.9 8.3 -3.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Groningen (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Leeuwarden (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zwolle (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Enschede (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Apeldoorn (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Arnhem (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Nijmegen (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Amersfoort (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Utrecht (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Amsterdam (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Haarlem (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Leiden (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) 's-Gravenhage (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Rotterdam (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Dordrecht (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Breda (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Tilburg (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) 's-Hertogenbosch (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Eindhoven (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Geleen/Sittard (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Heerlen (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Maastricht (SG) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noordwest (KK) 2020 2nd quarter 5.7 82.7 11.6 -5.9
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Noord (KK) 2020 2nd quarter 4.1 85.3 10.5 -6.4
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Oost (KK) 2020 2nd quarter 7.1 80.2 12.6 -5.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuid (KK) 2020 2nd quarter 5.0 84.6 10.4 -5.5
All enterprises (no finance or energy) Zuidwest (KK) 2020 2nd quarter 3.6 82.0 14.5 -10.9
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Nederland 2020 2nd quarter 3.9 66.9 29.2 -25.3
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 2.8 68.3 28.9 -26.1
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 3.6 71.4 25.0 -21.5
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 4.3 64.4 31.4 -27.1
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 2nd quarter 4.0 66.9 29.1 -25.1
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Groningen (PV) 2020 2nd quarter . . . .
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Friesland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 2.6 68.3 29.1 -26.4
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Drenthe (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 3.0 70.2 26.9 -23.9
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Overijssel (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 2.4 71.4 26.2 -23.8
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Flevoland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 2.1 51.5 46.3 -44.2
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Gelderland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 4.2 73.7 22.1 -17.9
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Utrecht (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 7.2 67.5 25.3 -18.2
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Noord-Holland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 2.3 70.1 27.6 -25.3
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Zuid-Holland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 5.1 59.3 35.6 -30.5
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Zeeland (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 3.3 77.9 18.9 -15.6
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing Noord-Brabant (PV) 2020 2nd quarter 4.3 67.0 28.7 -24.3
Source: CBS.
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