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 N Renting and other business support 2021* 1,209 1,414 854 1,533
Total male and female Employees N Renting and other business support 2021* 927 1,021 718 1,275
Total male and female Self-employed N Renting and other business support 2021* 282 393 136 259
Male Total N Renting and other business support 2021* 571 635 483 880
Male Employees N Renting and other business support 2021* 536 581 442 798
Male Self-employed N Renting and other business support 2021* 34 54 41 82
Female Total N Renting and other business support 2021* 639 779 371 654
Female Employees N Renting and other business support 2021* 391 441 276 477
Female Self-employed N Renting and other business support 2021* 247 338 95 177
Source: CBS.
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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 2019 are final. Data of 2020 and further are provisional.

Changes as of June 24th 2022:
Data of 2021 have been added. Data of 2019 and 2020 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.