fewer apprenticeships for mbo students in 2013Articles
As a result of the economic situation in the Netherlands nearly 18 thousand fewer apprenticeship places were available in 2013 than in 2012 for students in the apprenticeship-based track (bbl) of senior...
Three-quarters of school drop-outs find a job eventuallyArticles
Fewer early school-leavers find a job in the long run than school-leavers with a basic qualification.
Proximity to facilities; distances by car, sub-municipal data 2020Figures
Distances to and number of facilities: healthcare, retail, leisure, schools and culture per municipality, district and neighbourhood
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 1-5 June 2009 (Week 23).
Schools eat into their financial reservesArticles
In the period 2006-2010, expenses in primary and secondary education rose more rapidly than revenues. Although schools spent more in recent years than their allocated budgets allowed, there is still plenty...
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 11-15 October 2010 (Week 41).
Which EU residents benefit from the activities of the European Social Fund (ESF)? A closer look at various characteristics of the participants in the period 2007-2010 (Dutch only)Articles
Reports and tables about characteristics of participants (2008 and 2011) in projects implemented by the ESF and about the durability of the labour relation after participation in ESF projects over the...
Annual Report Youth Monitor: key indicators 2015-2019Articles
In 2019, more young people were receiving youth care than in 2015.
Investment climate; infrastructure international comparison 1990-2012Figures
Efficiency of distribution infrastructure, ICT - infrastructure and knowledge infrastructure broken down by country
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 21-25 June 2010 (Week 25).
Lower havo pass rates in four large citiesArticles
Some 80 thousand students in Dutch senior general secondary education (havo) and pre-university education (vwo) are sitting their final exams this month. In the past few years, around nine out of ten of...
North Holland has largest proportion of school drop-outsArticles
With 4.7 percent, the province of North Holland had the highest proportion of premature school leavers in the school year 2006/’07.
Costs special schools 1.6 billion euro in 2010Articles
The operating costs of special schools amounted to 1.6 billion euro in 2010, i.e. 9 percent of total expenses of institutions in primary and secondary education. Revenues minus expenses amounted to 7 million...
Business administration and management most popular higher education disciplinesArticles
These are a few of the main conclusions of the annual education report Jaarboek onderwijs in cijfers 2012.
Generally, boys perform less well than expected in secondary education, girls perform betterArticles
In secondary education, boys and girls usually comply the type of education that is consistent with the outcome of the Cito test, but after three years, many boys have moved down to a lower level of education,...
Youth unemployment upArticles
In the second quarter of this year, 108 thousand young people in the age category 15-25 were un employed, an increase by 26 thousand from one year previously. The unemployment rate is particularly high...
Unemployment decreases at a slower rateArticles
The number of unemployed averaged 363 thousand in the period May-July 2007.
More emigrants move to the United KingdomArticles
In the period 2011-2015, the number emigrants from the Netherlands to the UK has risen from 8.2 to 10.5 thousand.