Labour participation; position in the household

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This table contains quarterly and yearly figures on labour participation by position in the household in the Netherlands. The population of 15 to 74 years of age (excluding the institutionalized population) is divided into the employed labour force, the unemployed labour force and those not in the labour force. The employed labour force is subdivided on the basis of the professional status, and the average working hours. A division by sex and age is available.

Data available from: 2003

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

Changes as of 14 August 2020:
The quarterly figures for the 2nd quarter 2020 are added.

When will new figures be published?
Each quarter new figures will be published.

Labour participation; position in the household

Sex Age Position in household Periods Labour force and not in the labour force (x 1 000) Labour forceLabour force (x 1 000) Labour forceEmployed labour forceEmployed labour force (x 1 000) Professional statusEmployeeEmployee (x 1 000) Professional statusEmployeePermanent employee (x 1 000) Professional statusEmployeeFlexible employee (x 1 000) Professional statusSelf-employed personSelf-employed person (x 1 000) Professional statusSelf-employed personSelf-employed without employees (x 1 000) Professional statusSelf-employed personSelf-employed with employees (x 1 000) Professional statusSelf-employed personContributing family worker (x 1 000) Employed labour forceProfessional statusProfessional status is unknown (x 1 000) Working hoursPart-timePart-time (x 1 000) Part-timeLess than 20 working hours a weekLess than 20 working hours a week (x 1 000) Part-timeLess than 20 working hours a weekLess than 12 working hours a week (x 1 000) Part-timeLess than 20 working hours a week12 to 19 working hours a week (x 1 000) Part-time20 to 34 working hours a week20 to 34 working hours a week (x 1 000) Part-time20 to 34 working hours a week20 to 27 working hours a week (x 1 000) Part-time20 to 34 working hours a week28 to 34 working hours a week (x 1 000) Employed labour forceWorking hoursFull-time (x 1 000) Labour forceUnemployed labour force (x 1 000) Labour forceUnemployment rate (%) Not in the labour force (x 1 000) Gross labour participation rate (%) Net labour participation rate (%)
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Total persons 2020 2nd quater 13,088 9,232 8,882 7,355 5,683 1,672 1,528 1,142 353 33 0 4,383 1,575 944 630 2,809 1,242 1,567 4,499 349 3.8 3,856 70.5 67.9
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Single person 2020 2nd quater 2,359 1,449 1,366 1,123 849 274 243 208 34 1 0 578 199 124 76 379 145 234 788 83 5.7 909 61.4 57.9
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Parent in single-parent household 2020 2nd quater 480 349 337 286 243 43 50 43 7 0 0 202 35 12 23 167 67 100 135 12 3.5 132 72.6 70.1
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple with child(ren) 2020 2nd quater 4,074 3,562 3,499 2,801 2,506 295 699 467 211 21 0 1,613 341 122 219 1,272 621 651 1,886 63 1.8 512 87.4 85.9
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Partner in couple without child(ren) 2020 2nd quater 3,898 2,294 2,240 1,806 1,519 286 435 337 91 7 0 1,000 303 161 143 697 282 415 1,240 54 2.3 1,605 58.8 57.5
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Adult child 2020 2nd quater 1,344 996 920 858 394 463 62 54 5 2 0 601 385 268 117 216 97 119 319 76 7.7 348 74.1 68.4
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Minor child 2020 2nd quater 599 339 292 281 44 238 10 10 0 1 0 285 265 230 36 20 11 9 6 47 13.8 260 56.6 48.8
Total male and female 15 to 74 years Other household member 2020 2nd quater 334 242 228 200 127 73 28 24 4 1 0 103 45 28 17 58 20 38 126 14 5.8 91 72.6 68.4
Source: CBS.
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