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 1st quarter* 11,177 11,244 518 127
Total A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 1st quarter* 224 233 -18 -3
Total B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2022 1st quarter* 909 910 14 4
Total C Manufacturing 2022 1st quarter* 831 833 11 3
Total F Construction 2022 1st quarter* 594 594 1 1
Total G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2022 1st quarter* 2,656 2,675 158 12
Total J Information and communication 2022 1st quarter* 397 394 23 6
Total K Financial institutions 2022 1st quarter* 231 230 5 1
Total L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 1st quarter* 85 84 -7 0
Total M-N Business services 2022 1st quarter* 2,454 2,504 183 77
Total 78 Employment activities 2022 1st quarter* . . . .
Total O-Q Government and care 2022 1st quarter* 3,070 3,057 116 28
Total O Public administration and services 2022 1st quarter* 561 560 14 3
Total P Education 2022 1st quarter* 695 689 42 10
Total Q Health and social work activities 2022 1st quarter* 1,814 1,809 60 15
Total R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2022 1st quarter* 557 562 42 1
Employees A-U All economic activities 2022 1st quarter* 8,741 8,826 409 102
Employees A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 1st quarter* 114 121 0 -1
Employees B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2022 1st quarter* 846 847 10 3
Employees C Manufacturing 2022 1st quarter* 770 771 8 2
Employees F Construction 2022 1st quarter* 346 347 9 3
Employees G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2022 1st quarter* 2,241 2,260 134 8
Employees J Information and communication 2022 1st quarter* 316 315 19 3
Employees K Financial institutions 2022 1st quarter* 221 220 4 1
Employees L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 1st quarter* 70 71 1 0
Employees M-N Business services 2022 1st quarter* 1,669 1,729 138 68
Employees 78 Employment activities 2022 1st quarter* 753 806 95 57
Employees O-Q Government and care 2022 1st quarter* 2,599 2,593 71 18
Employees O Public administration and services 2022 1st quarter* 561 560 14 3
Employees P Education 2022 1st quarter* 582 578 30 7
Employees Q Health and social work activities 2022 1st quarter* 1,456 1,455 27 8
Employees R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2022 1st quarter* 318 322 21 -3
Self-employed A-U All economic activities 2022 1st quarter* 2,436 2,418 109 26
Self-employed A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2022 1st quarter* 110 112 -18 -2
Self-employed B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2022 1st quarter* 62 63 4 1
Self-employed C Manufacturing 2022 1st quarter* 61 61 3 1
Self-employed F Construction 2022 1st quarter* 248 247 -8 -2
Self-employed G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2022 1st quarter* 415 415 23 4
Self-employed J Information and communication 2022 1st quarter* 80 79 4 2
Self-employed K Financial institutions 2022 1st quarter* 10 9 1 0
Self-employed L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2022 1st quarter* 15 13 -8 0
Self-employed M-N Business services 2022 1st quarter* 785 776 46 9
Self-employed 78 Employment activities 2022 1st quarter* . . . .
Self-employed O-Q Government and care 2022 1st quarter* 471 465 45 10
Self-employed O Public administration and services 2022 1st quarter* 0 0 0 0
Self-employed P Education 2022 1st quarter* 113 111 12 3
Self-employed Q Health and social work activities 2022 1st quarter* 358 354 33 7
Self-employed R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2022 1st quarter* 239 240 21 4
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 2018 are final. Data of 2019 and further are provisional.

Changes as of May 17th 2022:
Data of the first estimate of the first 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