Again more people in paid employment in AprilArticles
From February to April, the number of people in work aged 15 to 74 years grew further by 38 thousand per month on average, to 9.5 million in April.
Social insurance benefitsOther
Benefits paid by social insurance institutions for unemployment, disability, sickness, old age etc.
Unemployment Benefits Act (WW)Other
The law insures employees against the financial consequences of unemployment. The duration of the WW benefits depends on the employment record.
Quality report on Labour Disablement Benefits StatisticsOther
The aim of this report is to explain the aim, process, method and publication policy in the production and use of the disablement benefits statistics to the users. We also focus on the quality of the output.
Unemployment slightly up in MayArticles
In May 2022, unemployment stood at 323 thousand. This is 3.3 percent of the labour force and slightly higher than in April 2022, when it was 3.2 percent.
An individual’s gross income is made up of: income from work, income from enterprise, benefits from income insurance and social benefits (except child allowances).
Social benefits in cashOther
Benefits paid by social insurance institutions, financed by premiums (unemployment, disability, sickness, old age).
Supplementary Benefits Act (TW)Other
The Supplementary Benefits Act tops up benefits under ZW, WW, WAZ, and Wajong provisions (for sickness and disability) to the guaranteed income level. The law came into force on 1 January 1987 and replaces...
Other private social benefitsOther
These are benefits paid by employers out of special reserves, which are segregated from their other reserves.
Unemployment declined further in FebruaryArticles
In the period December through February, unemployment declined by an average of 8 thousand per month. This resulted in 336 thousand unemployed in February 2022, i.e. 3.4 percent of the labour force.
Social protection expenditure; functions, in kind or cash, means-testFigures
Social protection expenditure, ESSPROS Functions, support in cash or in kind, means-testing
Quality report on Unemployment Benefits StatisticsOther
The aim of this report is to explain the aim, process, method and publication policy in the production and use of the unemployment benefits statistics to the users. We also focus on the quality of the...
More employed and fewer unemployed in MarchArticles
Over the past three months, the number of unemployed has declined by 14 thousand per month on average. As a result, it stood at 327 thousand in March 2022.
More graduates and less alcohol consumption among young people in 2020Articles
With a pandemic ongoing, the year 2020 reshaped the lives of young people in the Netherlands.
A regular payment of benefits to replace or supplement income from work. The benefits are paid after reaching a certain age, death or disablement.
Unemployment declined in JanuaryArticles
In the period November through January, unemployment declined by an average of 9 thousand per month.
Private social security benefits of old- age pension insurance, life insurance or insurance against disability taken out by employers for their employees at pension funds and life insurance companies.
Unemployment slightly up in DecemberArticles
In December 2021, unemployment stood at 369 thousand. This is 3.8 percent of the labour force.
Social security fraudOther
Receiving too much in benefits or benefits to which one is not entitled after having provided incorrect or incomplete information or after withholding information that is relevant to the decision-making...
Type of insurance for sickness absenceOther
Statistics Netherlands distinguishes the following types of insurance for employers: - carrying the full risk; - partly insured (payment of sickness benefits beyond a preset period is insured); - fully...
Act on Income Provisions for Older and Partially Disabled Unemployed Persons (IOAW)Other
The law provides older and partially disabled persons, whose claim to benefits under the Unemployment Benefits Act (WW) has ended, with a minimum guaranteed income. The law came into force on 1 January...
Benefits based on one of the following regulations : - the Unemployment insurance act (WW) - the Unemployment Provisions Act (WWV) - the State Group Regulation for unemployed Persons (RWW) - the Act on...