GDP, output and expenditures; changes, Quarterly National Accounts

GDP, output and expenditures; changes, Quarterly National Accounts

Type of data Periods Production approach to GDP Value added basic prices A-F Agriculture and industry B-E Industry (no construction), energy C Manufacturing 22-23 Man. plastics and constructionprod (%) Production approach to GDP Value added basic prices A-F Agriculture and industry B-E Industry (no construction), energy E Water supply and waste management (%) Additional details Exports by groups of products Rubber, plastics and other minerals (%) Additional details Imports by groups of products Rubber, plastics and other minerals (%)
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2021 3rd quarter* 4.4 0.9 14.9 13.3
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2021 3rd quarter* . -5.6 . .
Value, on corresponding period (y/y) 2021 3rd quarter* -4.8 20.4 22.5 20.9
Value, on previous period (q/q) 2021 3rd quarter* . -2.8 . .
Price, on corresponding period (y/y) 2021 3rd quarter* -8.8 19.4 6.6 6.7
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table provides quarterly and annual data on production, expenditures, income and external economic transactions of The Netherlands.

Data available from 1995.

Status of the figures:
Annual data of the period 1995-2019 are final. Quarterly data of 2019, 2020 and 2021 are provisional.

Changes as of December 24th 2021:
Data of the final estimate of 2021q3 have been added to this table.

Adjustments as of August 17th 2021:
The next adjustments were made in this version:
- The base year of chained volume data of seven time series of the group ‘National net lending or net borrowing’ was shifted from 2010 to 2015. This leads to changes in value, volume changes and prices of these time series.
- Some small rounding changes were made in the time series ‘Total final expenditure’ and ‘Changes in inventories’.

When will new figures be published?
The preliminary estimate (flash estimate) of a quarter is released within 45 days. The second estimate is published after 85 days. At the second estimate of the fourth quarter, data of the previous three quarters will also be revised. If (new) annual figures become available in June, the quarterly figures will be revised again to bring them in line with the annual figures.

Description topics

Production approach to GDP
The way GDP is formed by underlying components in the so-called production approach. In this approach GDP equals the sum of value added over all branches (including non-commercial ones). Value added is thereby registered at basic prices. GDP at market prices is obtained by adding taxes less subsidies on production and the difference between imputed and paid VAT. The included taxes and subsidies apply both to produced and imported goods and services. Examples of these are VAT and taxes on import.
Value added basic prices
The value of all goods and services produced (production value or output), minus those that have been intermediately used upon production (intermediate consumption). Value added is rated at basic prices: purchaser's prices minus trade and transport margins and taxes on products paid and plus subsidies on products received. Intermediate consumption is rated at purchaser's prices minus non-deductible VAT.
Included is the output by all kind-of-activity units residing in the Netherlands, also those that are held by foreign owners.
Net value added can be obtained by deducting consumption of fixed capital from gross value added.
A-F Agriculture and industry
This category is made up of the categories:
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing
B Mining and quarrying
C Manufacturing
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
F Construction
B-E Industry (no construction), energy
This category is made up of the categories:
B Mining and quarrying
C Manufacturing
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
C Manufacturing
Manufacturing
22-23 Man. plastics and constructionprod
Manufacture of rubber and plastic products and of construction products
This category is made up of the categories:
22 Manufacture of rubber and plastic products
23 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products
E Water supply and waste management
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
Additional details
The additional details of some variables in the previous parts of this table are being given in this section.
Exports by groups of products
Exports by groups of products in according to standard products classification CPA 2008.
Rubber, plastics and other minerals
Rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products.
Imports by groups of products
Imports by groups of products in according to standard products classification CPA 2008.
Rubber, plastics and other minerals
Rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products.