Education more challenging and up to date with Big DataOther
Analysis of big data is becoming ever more important for governments to facilitate effective, sustainable policy choices
CBS Urban Data Centre / The HagueOther
CBS and the municipality of The Hague are collaborating in a CBS Urban Data Centre / The Hague as of 26 September 2017.
Sensor Data Challenge 2021: experimenting with smart sensorsArticles
The third Sensor Data Challenge took place on 22 and 23 April 2021.
Big Data Matters 3 – The need for timely statisticsOther
About the seminar Big Data Matters 3 – The need for timely statistics
Data visualisation: a picture says more than 1000 wordsOther
The CBS wants to make its data even more accessible. One effective way to do this is through data visualisation.
Unique collaboration for big data researchOther
Description of activities of Center for Big Data Statistics
New Quality Criteria for Integrating New Data and Methods in StatisticsOther
This paper aims to elicit a discussion of the existence of a paradigm shift in official statistics through the emergence of new (unstructured) data sources and methods that may not adhere to established...
Urban Data Centre launched for Groningen regionOther
CBS and Groningen city are launching joint activities involving the collection, processing and presentation of data
Caribbean Netherlands; MBO students by level, sector and domainFigures
Prevocational secondary education, pupils Level, type of education, region
Statistics Netherlands invests in Spark to process big dataOther
Over the next few months, Statistics Netherlands (CBS) will invest in a new computer system: Spark.
The international road to new forms of data collectionOther
CBS hosted two UNECE workshops in October, on data collection and statistics communication.
ISI Congress 2021: How statistics can help build a better worldArticles
The 63rd ISI World Statistics Congress is set to take place from 11-16 July 2021.
40 percent international first-year students at Dutch universitiesArticles
More and more foreign students enrol at a Dutch university (WO) or university of applied science (HBO).
Comparing activity trackers to investigate physical activityArticles
This paper describes the search for a sensor system that is accurately and validly capable to recognise physical activity and its intensity. Different methods to estimate the intensity of physical activity...
How the mathematics of complex systems contributes to statisticsArticles
On Wednesday 20 October 2021, Professor Frank Pijpers gave his inaugural lecture on Empirical explorations of a complex society at the University of Amsterdam.
Multilateral indices and the relaunch problemArticles
A complication of many modern price index methods is the relaunch problem: price changes due to product replacement are not properly measured. This paper compares three solution methods: clustering, imputation...
Topological anonymity in networksArticles
Statistics Netherlands has been investigating Network data as a source of new statistics. This implies new questions in the area of statistical disclosure control. In this paper a theory for measuring...
World Data Forum: from data to policyOther
The first World Data Forum was held in Cape Town, South Africa from 15 to 18 January this year.
Integral income and wealth statisticsOther
Brief survey description Integral income and wealth statistics
Maritime data: big data source with great potentialOther
A European project group led by Stastistics Netherlands is conducting a study on AIS-data