Pupil in regular primary education who belongs to a disadvantaged category. In order to calculate the financial contribution to schools, each pupil is assigned a weight. Special needs pupils are assigned...
Secondary data collectionOther
Statistics Netherlands aims to make as much use as possible of data sources that have been collected by others (i.e. not by Statistics Netherlands). Secondary data collection is the process of collecting...
Data collection strategy: General description and uni-mode designsOther
There are various ways to approach respondents for a questionnaire-based survey: respondents can complete a questionnaire with the help from an interviewer, but they can also do it themselves. Interviewers...
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.
Government; expenditure on education and student grants, loans since 1900Figures
Government expenditure on education Per education sector, on student grants, loans and allowance, % GDP
New classification of population by originPublications
Overview of new population classification based on country of birth, i.e. the Netherlands or a foreign country classified into continents. Replacing the former classification based on migration background...
Use of secondary materials: potential data sourcesPublications
Exploration of potential sources to collect data about the use of secondary materials at the request of the Dutch environmental assessment agency.
Peer effects on educational attainmentFigures
Study of the effect of primary school peer compositions on pupils’ educational achievement in primary and secondary school.
Greenhouse gas emissions 8 percent down in 2020Articles
In 2020, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions showed a year-on-year decline of 8 percent to 166 megatonnes CO2 equivalent.
Retail trade: record growth in 2020, contraction in DecemberArticles
In 2020 the Dutch retail sector achieved 5.9 percent year-on-year turnover growth, the second-highest growth rate recorded this century. However, due to the measures against the spread of coronavirus,...
Status holders overrepresented in job-oriented practical trainingArticles
Of all 12 to 17-year-old asylum status holders who received a residence permit in 2014, 15 percent were enrolled in labour-oriented practical training (PRO, praktijkonderwijs) on 1 October 2018.
Continuing vocational trainingFigures
Continuing vocational training incidence participation intensity costs Total
453 thousand Dutch people without home internet access in 2019Articles
In 2019, 3 percent of the Dutch population aged 12 and over did not have home internet access.
Leiden’s educational opportunities into clear focusArticles
The UDC Leiden studied how many children attending primary school and living in Leiden have an elevated risk of educational disadvantage.
Number of underprivileged pupils in primary education reduced by halfArticles
The number of underprivileged pupils in primary education has been reduced by half since the school year 1995/’96. In 2007/’08, nearly 280 thousand underprivileged pupils attended Dutch primary schools,...
Study on fair algorithms for policy-makingArticles
In Dutch society, more and more decisions are being made by automated systems which are based on algorithms.
Identifying key drivers of educational disadvantageArticles
These heat maps illustrated the geographical spread of children at risk of educational disadvantage per municipality in the Netherlands
Working with sensors to measure healthArticles
Sensors are accurate, which is why Statistics Netherlands (CBS) is exploring various ways to implement them – e.g. as a substitute for survey questionnaires
The Hague expands on smart city ambitionArticles
At the UDC, data from the Municipality of The Hague can be combined with CBS’s data
Naturalisation gives migrants more opportunitiesArticles
how naturalisation affects someone’s chances of getting a job, their income level, and home ownership.