First study of well-being Caribbean Netherlands shows mixed pictureArticles
Bonaire, Saba and St Eustatius are on the right track in terms of poverty reduction, one of the internationally agreed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Monitor of Well-being & the Sustainable Development Goals 2022Publications
How is well-being in the Netherlands developing? The Monitor of Well-being & the SDG’s 2022 examines the economic, ecological and social aspects of well-being in the Netherlands and the results for the...
NWO funding for research into global well-beingArticles
How does economic growth in the Netherlands affect well-being in poorer countries in the Global South?
CBS highlights well-being theme in ministerial budgetsArticles
At the request of the Dutch Cabinet, Statistics Netherlands (CBS) publishes the Monitor of Well-being & the Sustainable Development Goals annually on Accountability Day (May).
Ecosystems and wellbeing – the impact of land use changesPublications
To measure well-being in the Netherlands, the 'monitor of well-being and sustainable development goals’ identifies four types of capital: social, human, economic and natural capital.
Circular economy and the Sustainable Development GoalsPublications
The results of a study into the SDGs and the circular economy, about how these different perspectives can influence each other positively or negativelyare
Dutch well-being high, but under increasing pressureArticles
it is becoming more difficult to maintain this level of well-being. Many elements of Dutch natural capital are showing systemic deterioration, with increasing pressure on plant and animal biodiversity,...
World Data Forum: from data to policyOther
The first World Data Forum was held in Cape Town, South Africa from 15 to 18 January this year.
Big data innovation at CBS/UT DataCampOther
The aim of the annual DataCamp event is to find solutions for complex issues by using big data.
People with low education and migration background have lowest levels of well-beingArticles
People in the Netherlands with low levels of education and those with a migration background have lower levels of well-being than those with higher education and those without a migration background.
Statistics Netherlands identifies links between SDGs and circular economyArticles
How do the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the circular economy interact with each other?
Ecosystems and well-being – the impact of land use changesPublications
The contributions of ecosystems to well-being depend on the extent and quality of ecosystems. This report shows that the state of natural capital is a cause for concern, and that future spatial claims...
Monitor of Well-being & the SDGs 2021Publications
De ontwikkeling van welvaart in de brede zin van het woord – economisch, ecologische en sociaal-maatschappelijk – in Nederland en de voortgang in Nederland m.b.t. de SDG’s van de Verenigde Naties.
Well-being stable despite coronavirus, but nature under pressureArticles
The year 2020 was defined by the coronavirus pandemic. Covid-19 is confirmed to have claimed 17.4 thousand lives in the Netherlands last year, and another 2.7 thousand deaths had covid-19 as probable cause...
ISI Congress 2021: How statistics can help build a better worldArticles
The 63rd ISI World Statistics Congress is set to take place from 11-16 July 2021.
How resilient is the Netherlands?Articles
On 19 May 2021 CBS published the Monitor of Well-being & Sustainable Development Goals 2021, which provides a broad description of the trends in well-being in our country.
Distribution of well-being in 2020 similar to 2019Articles
Well-being is not equally distributed in the Netherlands.
Dutch government policy from the perspective of the SDGsArticles
In May 2016 the Dutch Cabinet presented its approach to implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Netherlands.
Netherlands closer to achieving sustainability goalsArticles
Second measurement of the Netherlands' progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals
CBS starts unique initiative for Big Data researchArticles
Statistics Netherlands (CBS) starts unique initiative for Big Data research
Netherlands: not all SDGs set by UN achievedArticles
On 25 September 2015 the United Nations formulated 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).