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Increase in unemployment has levelled off

In September 2020, there were 413 thousand unemployed, equivalent to 4.4 percent of the labour force.

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Unemployment rising less rapidly in August

In August 2020, 426 thousand people were unemployed, equivalent to 4.6 percent of the labour force.

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Unemployment still rising in July

In July 2020, unemployment stood at 419 thousand, equivalent to 4.5 percent of the labour force.

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Unemployment rises to 404 thousand in June

Unemployment in the Netherlands grew by 131 thousand over the previous three months, to 404 thousand in June. This is 4.3 percent of the labour force.

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Over 200 thousand fewer employed since March 2020

The number of people in paid employment declined further by 24 thousand in May.

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160 thousand fewer employed in April

In April, the number of people in paid employment fell by 160 thousand to 8.9 million. A decline of this magnitude within one month has not occurred since compilation of monthly figures started...

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Fewer employed in March

The percentage share of people aged 15 to 74 years in paid work dropped to 69.1 in March. This is the sharpest decline in six years.

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Unemployment rate further down to 2.9 percent in February

Between November 2019 and February 2020, the number of people in paid employment rose by 21 thousand per month on average, ending at 9.1 million in February.

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Unemployment rate down to 3.0 percent

Between November 2019 and January 2020, the number of people in paid employment grew by 21 thousand per month on average, ending at 9.1 million in January.

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Over 9 million in work for the first time

Over the previous three months, the number of people in paid work rose by 17 thousand per month on average, exceeding 9 million persons for the first time in December 2019. Unemployment declined over...

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Unemployment virtually unchanged

Between September and November 2019, the number of people in paid employment grew by 12 thousand per month on average and stood at 9.0 million in November.

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Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands 2019

Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands 2019 presents the latest key figures on the economy and society of the Caribbean Netherlands (Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba)

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160 thousand more employed within a year

Between August and October 2019, the number of people in paid employment rose by 14 thousand per month on average, reaching a total of 9.0 million in October. In the same period, unemployment rose by...

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Number of employed persons further up

Between July and September 2019, the number of people in paid employment grew by 8 thousand per month on average, reaching a total of nearly 9.0 million in September. In the same period, unemployment...

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Unemployment rate up to 3.5 percent

The number of unemployed has increased by 7 thousand per month on average over a period of three months, reaching a total number of 321 thousand in August 2019

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More unemployment in July among 25 to 44-year-olds

In the period May through July 2019, the number of people aged 15 to 74 in paid employment grew by 10 thousand per month on average. There were 9.0 million people in work in July.

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Unemployment slightly up in June

In the period April through June 2019, the number of people aged 15 to 74 in paid employment grew by 12 thousand per month on average. There were 9.0 million people in work in June.

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Number of employed persons further up

In the period March through May, the number of people aged 15 to 74 in paid employment grew by 11 thousand per month on average. There were 8.9 million people in work in May.

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Unemployment falls further to 300 thousand

In the period February through April 2019, the number of people aged 15 to 74 in paid employment grew by 11 thousand per month on average. There were 8.9 million people in work in April.

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Unemployment below pre-crisis level for the first time

In the period December through February, the number of people aged 15 to 74 in paid employment grew by an average of 13 thousand per month. The number of employed stood at more than 8.9 million at...

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More employed in February

In the period December through February, the number of people aged 15 to 74 in paid employment grew by an average of 13 thousand per month. The number of employed stood at more than 8.9 million at...

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Labour participation up further in January

In the period November through January, the number of people aged 15 to 74 in paid employment grew by an average of 18 thousand per month. The number of employed stood at nearly 8.9 million at the...

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Employment up further at end of 2018

Unemployment stood at 3.6 percent in December 2018, slightly higher than the previous month. In the previous 3 months, an average of 13 thousand employed were added each month. There were 329...

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Unemployment below pre-crisis level

In November, the unemployment rate dropped to 3.5 percent of the Dutch labour force. This was slightly below the level just before the onset of the crisis at the end of 2008.

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More flex workers with a migration background

People with a non-western migration background are less likely to be in paid work than those with a native Dutch background. Those who do have paid work relatively often have a flexible contract.

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