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 E Water supply and waste management 2020* 36 37 34 63
Total male and female Total 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 31 31 29 55
Total male and female Employees E Water supply and waste management 2020* 35 36 33 62
Total male and female Employees 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 30 30 28 54
Total male and female Self-employed E Water supply and waste management 2020* 1 1 1 1
Total male and female Self-employed 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 1 1 1 1
Male Total E Water supply and waste management 2020* 30 30 29 55
Male Total 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 26 26 25 48
Male Employees E Water supply and waste management 2020* 29 29 28 53
Male Employees 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 25 25 24 47
Male Self-employed E Water supply and waste management 2020* 1 1 1 1
Male Self-employed 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 1 1 1 1
Female Total E Water supply and waste management 2020* 6 7 5 9
Female Total 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 5 5 4 7
Female Employees E Water supply and waste management 2020* 6 7 5 9
Female Employees 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 5 5 4 7
Female Self-employed E Water supply and waste management 2020* 0 0 0 0
Female Self-employed 37-39 Sewerage and waste treatment 2020* 0 0 0 0
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.