Employment; economic activity, quarterly, National Accounts

Employment; economic activity, quarterly, National Accounts

Employment type Sector/branches (SIC 2008) Periods Jobs Jobs (x 1,000) Jobs Jobs seasonal adjusted (x 1,000) Change on corresponding period (y/y) Jobs (x 1 000) Change on previous period (q/q) Jobs seasonal adjusted (x 1 000)
Total A-U All economic activities 2022 2nd quarter* 11,445 11,386 474 85
Total A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 2nd quarter* 238 239 -31 -4
Total B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2022 2nd quarter* 929 925 14 2
Total C Manufacturing 2022 2nd quarter* 849 844 11 1
Total F Construction 2022 2nd quarter* 625 619 14 5
Total G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2022 2nd quarter* 2,761 2,734 169 35
Total J Information and communication 2022 2nd quarter* 403 402 27 8
Total K Financial institutions 2022 2nd quarter* 230 227 5 2
Total L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 2nd quarter* 89 88 2 2
Total M-N Business services 2022 2nd quarter* 2,511 2,501 140 14
Total 78 Employment activities 2022 2nd quarter* . . . .
Total O-Q Government and care 2022 2nd quarter* 3,096 3,086 111 18
Total O Public administration and services 2022 2nd quarter* 569 566 14 4
Total P Education 2022 2nd quarter* 700 696 42 8
Total Q Health and social work activities 2022 2nd quarter* 1,827 1,823 54 7
Total R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2022 2nd quarter* 564 565 23 4
Employees A-U All economic activities 2022 2nd quarter* 8,954 8,901 379 63
Employees A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 2nd quarter* 123 121 0 -1
Employees B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2022 2nd quarter* 855 852 12 2
Employees C Manufacturing 2022 2nd quarter* 777 775 9 1
Employees F Construction 2022 2nd quarter* 351 349 9 1
Employees G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2022 2nd quarter* 2,325 2,302 137 30
Employees J Information and communication 2022 2nd quarter* 325 323 21 6
Employees K Financial institutions 2022 2nd quarter* 220 219 5 2
Employees L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 2nd quarter* 71 71 1 0
Employees M-N Business services 2022 2nd quarter* 1,731 1,726 105 4
Employees 78 Employment activities 2022 2nd quarter* 788 786 56 -4
Employees O-Q Government and care 2022 2nd quarter* 2,621 2,608 63 12
Employees O Public administration and services 2022 2nd quarter* 569 566 14 4
Employees P Education 2022 2nd quarter* 589 584 28 6
Employees Q Health and social work activities 2022 2nd quarter* 1,462 1,458 21 2
Employees R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2022 2nd quarter* 334 329 26 7
Self-employed A-U All economic activities 2022 2nd quarter* 2,491 2,485 95 22
Self-employed A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 2nd quarter* 115 118 -30 -3
Self-employed B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2022 2nd quarter* 75 73 2 0
Self-employed C Manufacturing 2022 2nd quarter* 72 69 2 0
Self-employed F Construction 2022 2nd quarter* 274 270 5 4
Self-employed G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2022 2nd quarter* 436 433 32 5
Self-employed J Information and communication 2022 2nd quarter* 78 78 5 1
Self-employed K Financial institutions 2022 2nd quarter* 10 9 1 0
Self-employed L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 2nd quarter* 18 17 0 2
Self-employed M-N Business services 2022 2nd quarter* 780 775 36 10
Self-employed 78 Employment activities 2022 2nd quarter* . . . .
Self-employed O-Q Government and care 2022 2nd quarter* 476 478 48 7
Self-employed O Public administration and services 2022 2nd quarter* 0 0 0 0
Self-employed P Education 2022 2nd quarter* 111 113 14 2
Self-employed Q Health and social work activities 2022 2nd quarter* 365 365 33 5
Self-employed R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2022 2nd quarter* 230 235 -3 -3
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table provides data about the employment of employees and self-employed persons. It contains annual and quarterly data on employed persons, jobs, and hours worked. The seasonal adjusted time series are also available in this table.

Data available from: 1995 first quarter.

Status of the figures:
Data from 1995 up to and including 2019 are final. Data of 2020 and further are provisional.

Changes as of September 23rd 2022:
Data of the second estimate of the second quarter 2022 have been added to the table.

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.

Description topics

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.
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.
Jobs seasonal adjusted
The removal of annually recurring patterns from the figures which are normal for a particular time of year.
Change on corresponding period (y/y)
Change on corresponding period (year-on-year).
Jobs
Change on previous period (q/q)
Change on previous period (quarter-on-quarter).
Jobs seasonal adjusted