Employment; economic activity, sex, national accounts,1969-2016

Employment; economic activity, sex, national accounts,1969-2016

Gender Employment type Sector/branches (SIC 2008) Periods Employed persons (x 1 000) Jobs (x 1 000) Full-time equivalent (fte) (x 1 000) Hours worked (mil hour)
Total male and female Total 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 21 22 20 36
Total male and female Total 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 21 21 20 35
Total male and female Total D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 24 26 23 40
Total male and female Total 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 24 26 23 40
Total male and female Total O-Q Government and care 2016* 2,384 2,663 1,898 3,055
Total male and female Total 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 820 938 558 876
Total male and female Employee 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 21 21 20 34
Total male and female Employee 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 20 21 20 35
Total male and female Employee D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 23 24 23 39
Total male and female Employee 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 23 24 23 39
Total male and female Employee O-Q Government and care 2016* 2,121 2,273 1,710 2,645
Total male and female Employee 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 673 727 480 704
Total male and female Self-employed 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 1 1 0 1
Total male and female Self-employed 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 0 0 0 1
Total male and female Self-employed D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 1 1 1 1
Total male and female Self-employed 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 1 1 1 1
Total male and female Self-employed O-Q Government and care 2016* 264 390 188 410
Total male and female Self-employed 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 147 211 78 172
Male Total 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 17 18 17 30
Male Total 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 19 19 18 33
Male Total D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 18 20 18 31
Male Total 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 18 20 18 31
Male Total O-Q Government and care 2016* 734 833 678 1,134
Male Total 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 126 151 90 153
Male Employee 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 17 17 16 29
Male Employee 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 19 19 18 32
Male Employee D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 18 18 18 31
Male Employee 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 18 18 18 31
Male Employee O-Q Government and care 2016* 639 691 609 978
Male Employee 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 78 85 69 105
Male Self-employed 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 0 1 0 1
Male Self-employed 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 0 0 0 1
Male Self-employed D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 1 1 0 1
Male Self-employed 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 1 1 0 1
Male Self-employed O-Q Government and care 2016* 95 142 68 156
Male Self-employed 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 47 66 21 49
Female Total 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 4 4 3 6
Female Total 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 2 2 2 3
Female Total D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 6 6 5 8
Female Total 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 6 6 5 8
Female Total O-Q Government and care 2016* 1,650 1,830 1,220 1,921
Female Total 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 695 787 468 723
Female Employee 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 4 4 3 6
Female Employee 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 2 2 2 3
Female Employee D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 6 6 5 8
Female Employee 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 6 6 5 8
Female Employee O-Q Government and care 2016* 1,482 1,582 1,101 1,667
Female Employee 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 595 642 412 599
Female Self-employed 27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2016* 0 0 0 0
Female Self-employed 29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2016* 0 0 0 0
Female Self-employed D Electricity and gas supply 2016* 0 0 0 0
Female Self-employed 35 Electricity and gas supply 2016* 0 0 0 0
Female Self-employed O-Q Government and care 2016* 168 248 119 254
Female Self-employed 87-88 Care and social work 2016* 100 146 57 123
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table provides annual data about the employment of employees and self-employed persons. It contains annual data on employed persons, jobs, full-time equivalent (fte) and hours worked.

Data available from: 1969 up to and including 2016.

Status of the figures:
Data from 1969 up to and including 2014 are final. Data of 2015 and 2016 are provisional. Since this table has been discontinued, data of 2015 and 2016 will not become final.

Changes as of June 22nd 2018:
None. This table has been discontinued.
Statistics Netherlands has carried out a revision of the national accounts. New statistical sources and estimation methods have been used during the revision. Therefore this table has been replaced by table Employment; economic activity, sex, National Accounts. For further information see section 3.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable anymore.

Description topics

Employed persons
Someone working for a company located in the Netherlands, or an institution or private household in the Netherlands.
Jobs
A job is an explicit or implicit employment contract between a person and an economic unit which specifies that labour will be carried out in return for (financial) remuneration.

A distinction is made between jobs of employees and jobs of self-employed persons.
Full-time equivalent (fte)
A measure of labour volume, calculated by converting all full-time and part-time jobs to full-time jobs.
Hours worked
The number of hours actually worked by someone with a paid job.