Employment; economic activity, sex, National Accounts

Employment; economic activity, sex, National Accounts

Sex 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 (million hours)
Total male and female Total 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 422 481 375 682
Total male and female Employees 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 325 345 287 503
Total male and female Self-employed 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 97 136 88 178
Male Total 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 248 282 234 432
Male Employees 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 190 199 179 317
Male Self-employed 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 59 82 55 115
Female Total 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 174 199 141 250
Female Employees 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 135 145 108 187
Female Self-employed 69-70 Legal and management consultancy 2020* 38 54 33 63
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: 1995

Status of the figures:
Data from 1995 up to and including 2018 are final. Data of 2019 and further are provisional.

Changes as of June 24th 2021:
Data of 2020 have been added. Data of 2018 and 2019 have been revised.

When will new figures be published?
Provisional data are published 6 months after the end of the reporting year. Final data are released 30 months after the end of the reporting year.

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.