COEN Business Survey Netherlands FAQ's


  1. I receive questionnaires from Statistics Netherlands but the activities of my company have ended (bankruptcy, cancellation, merger, acquisition or sale).
  2. I completed and sent the questionnaire. Why do I get a reminder letter?
  3. I cannot see a screen where I can enter the user number and the access code.
  4. How can I report changes to address, place name, contact person?
  5. Is my privacy protected?


  1. When will the results be published?
  2. What happens to the data collected by Statistics Netherlands?
  3. Will the same companies be surveyed in the coming years?
  4. Where will the results be published?
  5. Why do I receive a questionnaire?
  6. Can I get an English-language questionnaire?
  7. Why is there also a monthly version (the former business cycle test)?
  8. Where can I go for questions or to file a complaint?
  9. When do I have to complete the questionnaire?
  10. I cannot open the website, what should I do?
  11. The login code does not work
  12. How many companies receive the survey?
  13. Once I have logged in to the questionnaire, I cannot return to the COEN site?
  14. How are the requested variables determined?