Unemployment still rising in JulyArticles
In July 2020, unemployment stood at 419 thousand, equivalent to 4.5 percent of the labour force.
Economic contraction of 1.7 percent in Q1 2020Articles
According to the first estimate conducted by Statistics Netherlands (CBS), which is based on currently available data, gross domestic product (GDP) declined by 1.7 percent in Q1 2020 relative to Q4 2019.
Supplemental survey: Decline in consumer confidence continuesArticles
This supplemental survey indicates sustained decline in consumer confidence over the month of April.
Historic drop in consumer confidenceArticles
Consumer confidence has plummeted in April on account of the COVID-19 crisis.
Manufacturing output 1.3 percent down in FebruaryArticles
The average daily output generated by the Dutch manufacturing industry was 1.3 percent down in February 2020 compared to the same month one year previously.
Producer confidence down in MarchArticles
Producer confidence among Dutch manufacturers has deteriorated in March 2020 to the lowest level since October 2014.
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Air passenger numbers reaching record highArticles
Over 23 million passengers flew via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and 4 other national airports in Q3 2019, the highest number in one quarter ever recorded.
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.
The planet as a basis for a new indicator of well-beingArticles
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Over 80% decline in butterflies since late 1800sArticles
Between 1890 and 2017, butterfly populations in the Netherlands declined by at least 84 percent; 15 species have disappeared completely.
Trends in the Netherlands: focus on images and infographicsArticles
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400 thousand inhabitants in the IJsselmeerpoldersArticles
On 1 Jan 2018, the IJsselmeerpolders had 404,000 inhabitants.
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Dutch agricultural exports at record highArticles
Duch agricultural exports reached a record high in 2017.
First Academic Data Centre launched in GroningenArticles
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Less coal used in production of electricityArticles
In 2016, power stations consumed less coal for the first time since 2011. Coal consumption was 10 percent down on 2015.
Statistics producers in Estonia doing a great jobArticles
In May 2016 an international conference was held in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia.
The Netherlands in European top 5 of 'lifelong learning'Articles
In comparison with the rest of the EU, the Dutch are relatively active participants in ‘lifelong learning’. Training for work or leisure is more popular among highly educated and those working in financial services, health care and education.
Number of passengers travelling through Dutch airports breaks 60 million barrierArticles
For the first time in history, the number of passengers travelling through Dutch airports broke the 60 million barrier last year; 90 percent of them travelled through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The number of passengers travelling through Eindhoven Airport also increased substantially.