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.
One important part of making official statistics is how to present the statistical information. The aim of data visualisation is to makes patterns in the data – such as changes, trends, deviations, correlations...
Maritime data: big data source with great potentialOther
A European project group led by Stastistics Netherlands is conducting a study on AIS-data
Business cycle tracerDashboards
Statistics Netherlands’ BCT is a tool to assist in the analysis of the state and the course of the Dutch economy.
Natural gas and oil reserves on the Dutch territory; national accountsFigures
Natural gas and oil reserves on the Dutch territory Opening stock, new discoveries, extraction and other changes
Government-related information managementOther
About Government-related information management and the Open Government Act
More insight into mobility with the doughnut mapOther
Statistics Netherlands, in collaboration with the University of Oxford, developed a new visualisation method to gain insight into mobility. This method has been applied to data on jobs of employees.
New steps in big data for traffic and transport statisticsOther
CBS now makes statistics about road traffic intensities purely on the basis of road sensors
CBS opens its doors to share expertise on Open DataOther
Statistics Netherlands recently opened its doors to share its knowledge about Open Data with various authorities.
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.
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
The international road to new forms of data collectionOther
CBS hosted two UNECE workshops in October, on data collection and statistics communication.
Heat maps with income level of men and womenOther
Statistics Netherlands (CBS) is studying new types of visualisations to present complex data at a glance.
Expansion of maritime statistics: sea routes and cargoOther
Expansion of maritime statistics: sea routes and cargo
CBS Happiness Meter: happiest people in Gelderland provinceOther
People can use the Happiness Meter to calculate their score and compare it with the score of the average Dutch person
Smart Services Campus Heerlen: breeding ground for new productivity and innovationsOther
Monday 12 September marked the launch of the Brightlands Smart Services Campus in Heerlen
Unemployment up againArticles
In August 2022, unemployment continued to rise to 378 thousand. This is 3.8 percent of the labour force.
An innovative way to estimate solar energy yieldsOther
An innovative way to estimate solar energy yields
Unemployment further up in JulyArticles
In July 2022, unemployment rose further to 353 thousand. This is 3.6 percent of the labour force. From May through July, unemployment rose by an average of 12 thousand per month.
CBS and Utrecht University start innovative survey networkOther
The research focuses primarily on surveys using mobile devices