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...
Relatively many Chinese restaurant workers and studentsArticles
In 2019, there were 36.5 thousand Chinese residents in the Netherlands
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.
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.
Dutch consumer confidence down, but still positiveArticles
The Dutch consumer confidence indicator declined by 4 point to +1 in July
Flower exports down by over one-quarter in MarchArticles
In March 2020, the export value of horticultural products such as flowers, plants, bulbs and nursery products declined by 22 percent year-on-year. The export of cut flowers dropped by 26 percent.
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.
Considerably fewer bankruptciesArticles
In 2006, the number of bankruptcies declined for the first time since 2000. Last year 9,200 bankruptcies were filed, a decrease by 9 percent on 2005.
Satellite account for culture and media 2018Publications
Besides the contribution of culture and media to the Dutch economy and the different good, services and branches of industry playing a part here, the cultural and media goods and services are grouped into...
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...
Internationalisation Monitor 2021, third quarter – Non-tariff measuresPublications
In this Monitor, we offer insight into what NTMs mean in general and to Dutch trade in particular; the effects of NTMs on product quality and costs, and the extent to which NTM-related costs affect the...
Growing number of women economically independentArticles
In the period 2000–2007, the proportion of economically independent women has grown. There was a striking increase among 30 to 55-year-old women.
Toward a data-driven European economyArticles
The European Data Forum in Eindhoven brought together big data experts
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 1 - 4 May 2012 (Week 18).
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 12-16 April 2010 (Week 15).
Selection of Statistics Netherlands releases in the period 11 - 15 April 2011 (Week 15).