The Netherlands in Numbers, 2020Publications
The Netherlands in Numbers, 2020 is the successor to Trends in the Netherlands and the Statistical Yearbooks and Pocket Books.
Deaths; cause of death (extensive list), age and sexFigures
Number of deaths in the population of the Netherlands by main underlying cause of death (extensive list of 'three digit codes'), by age and sex
Fewer strike actions in 2018Articles
In 2018, Dutch employees went on strike 28 times, against 32 times in the previous year. The number of working days lost was 67 thousand less than in 2017.
Ground for a strike, work interruption, employee exclusion by the employer, or a series of related strikes,...
Few strike days in 2014Articles
There were 25 strike actions in the Netherlands last year; 10 thousand employees were involved and altogether 41 thousand working days were lost. The number of labour disputes last year was just above the average annual level of 21 over the twenty-first century so far. The number of employees participating in strikes was relatively low in 2014. An average of 33 thousand employees have annually downed tools since 2000.
Many strike days in 2012Articles
Last year, 219 thousand working days were lost in the Netherlands, the highest number since 2002.
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 20 - 24 May 2013 (Week 21).
Many strikers engaged in short actions in 2011Articles
There were 17 strikes in the Netherlands last year. As a result, 22 thousand working days were lost. In just over half of cases, the actions were only short and relatively few working days were lost in 2011. Most working days were lost in the transport sector.
Enterprises; by economic activity, size and legal form, 2006-2010Figures
Number of enterprises by size (8 classes) and legal form (2 classes) Economic activities in 1252 sections/divisions/groups/classes (NCEA 2008)
Local units by economic activity (SIC 2008), region, 2006-2010Figures
Number of local units Economic activity (SIC 2008) and regions
Most strikes in 2010 organised in mail and transportArticles
Last year, 59 thousand working days were lost to strikes in the Netherlands. In nearly four in ten strike days, the disputes concerned collectively negotiated (CAO) wages.
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 11 - 15 April 2011 (Week 15).
Few strike days in 2009Articles
Last year, 25 strikes were organized in the Netherlands. The number of lost working days involved was the lowest since 1985.
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 12-16 April 2010 (Week 15).