Supply and use by products of activity; National AccountsFigures
Supply and use by products of activity Groups of products of activity (CPA)
Compensation of employees, employment; economic activity, National AccountsFigures
Compensation of employees, wages, labour volumes of employees economic activities, full-time and part-time jobs
Employment; economic activity, sex, National AccountsFigures
Employed persons, jobs, full-time equivalents (fte), hours worked Economic activity, sex, employees and self-employed persons
Information security and privacy are an ongoing priority for CBSArticles
Information security and privacy are permanently high on the agenda at Statistics Netherlands (CBS).
CBS explores possible privacy preserving techniquesArticles
The statutory task of Statistics Netherlands (CBS) is to carry out high-quality statistical research for the government sector and academia.
The need for timely official statisticsPublications
This paper discusses how Statistics Netherlands managed to respond quickly with a range of new outputs following the outbreak of the covid-19 pandemic. First, it describes the innovation process and the innovations in response to the pandemic. Then it discusses success factors and draws lessons for the future.
Service exports down more sharply than goods exportsArticles
In 2020, the Netherlands exported 223 billion euros in services, including advertising services and streaming of series and music.
Imports of Digitised ProductsPublications
This study provides a first reasonable experimental overview of the size of a few digitised activities in the Dutch economy. The intent behind the study is not to give a complete overview of all imports of all digitised products.
CBS investigates imports of digital servicesArticles
The past decade has seen our economy undergo a metamorphosis thanks to digitisation.
Pilot Study: Mobile Phone Meta Data Records – Introduction to the research methodPublications
Mobile Phone Meta-Data, mobile phone data, method, processing method, privacy, statistical disclosure control
Innovating statistics with data challengesArticles
The end of last year saw the second edition of the Big Data Meets Survey Science conference online: the BigSurv20.
CBS examines the value of dataArticles
Data are becoming more and more important for society and within the economy.
Using complexity science to understand social problemsArticles
On 1 January 2021, Statistics Netherlands (CBS) senior methodologist Frank Pijpers was appointed Professor of Complexity for Official Statistics at the University of Amsterdam (UvA).
How can we make our algorithms as fair as possible?Articles
How can we make the algorithms used by the government as fair as possible, and what role could proper archiving play in that process?
Addressing complex issues with ODISSEIArticles
This spring, the social sciences data platform ODISSEI received a grant of more than 9 million euros from the Dutch Research Council (NWO).
Service exports 12 percent down in Q2Articles
The coronavirus crisis has also impacted international trade in services. In Q2 2020, service exports amounted to 52.8 billion euros.
Economic outlook less negative in mid-AugustArticles
The economic situation according to the CBS Business Cycle Tracer has become less unfavourable in August.
Foreign travellers spent 17 billion euros in 2019Articles
In 2019, foreign tourists and business travellers spent over 17 billion euros on goods and services during their stay in or visit to the Netherlands.
The Netherlands ranks among the EU top in digital skillsArticles
The Netherlands is one of the countries in Europe with the largest share of inhabitants who are proficient in using the internet, computers and software (digital skills).
Goods imports from China worth over 39 billion eurosArticles
In 2018, the Netherlands imported 39.2 billion euros in goods from China. Two-thirds were re-exported.
Manual retail price observations discontinuedArticles
Manual retail price observations discontinued
Female majority in one-third of high-level occupationsArticles
There are more female than male workers in over one-third of occupational groups at higher levels, especially in the sector care and welfare and in education. This is related to fields of study chosen by men and women.
EU grant taking data science to a higher levelArticles
Article on U grant taking data science to a higher level
1.2 million cybercrime victimsArticles
In 2018, 8.5 percent of Dutch internet users aged 12 and over indicated they had fallen victim to computer-oriented crime in the previous twelve months.