Unique collaboration for big data researchOther
Description of activities of Center for Big Data Statistics
Caribbean Netherlands; MBO students by level, sector and domainFigures
Prevocational secondary education, pupils Level, type of education, region
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.
CBS examines the value of dataArticles
Data are becoming more and more important for society and within the economy.
Defining types of innovation by means of text analysisOther
How can we get a good idea of the different types of innovation in companies in the Netherlands?
Innovation in small businessesOther
Innovation article on measuriing innovation in small businesses
CBS experimenting with dot mapsOther
Statistics Netherlands (CBS) is increasingly using statistics based on Big Data
Identifying population movements using anonymised telephone dataOther
Major metropolitan areas in the Netherlands routinely face the problem of sudden increases in crowding in town and city centres.
How can we make our algorithms as fair as possible?Articles
How can we make the algorithms used by the government as fair as possible, and what role could proper archiving play in that process?
Health, lifestyle, health care use and supply, causes of death; key figuresFigures
Birth, death, life expectancy, health and disease, use of health care services, education and labour market, costs of care, care providers
Enterprises with innovation; key figuresFigures
Innovators, Innovators with realised innovations, Co-operating innovators
Addressing complex issues with ODISSEIArticles
This spring, the social sciences data platform ODISSEI received a grant of more than 9 million euros from the Dutch Research Council (NWO).
New Quality Criteria for Integrating New Data and Methods in StatisticsOther
This paper aims to elicit a discussion of the existence of a paradigm shift in official statistics through the emergence of new (unstructured) data sources and methods that may not adhere to established and existing statistical practices and quality frameworks.
Methodological description (The digital economy 2006)Other
A methodological description about some subjects from ‘The digital economy 2006’. The following subjects are covered: the information and communication technology, ICT goods and services, defining the ICT sector, telecommunication infrastructure and the influence of ICT on society.
Methodological description (The digital economy 2007)Other
A methodological description about some subjects from ‘The digital economy 2007’. The following subjects are covered: the information and communication technology, ICT goods and services, defining the ICT sector, telecommunication infrastructure and the influence of ICT on society.
CBS introducing a voice assistant toolOther
Our information searching behaviour on the Internet is intensifying. We used to just type a question into a search engine, but this has become more and more obsolete
Relatively many Chinese restaurant workers and studentsArticles
In 2019, there were 36.5 thousand Chinese residents in the Netherlands
Horticultural exports down in April 2020Articles
In April 2020, horticultural exports were 11 percent lower than in April 2019.
Statistics Netherlands, city of Eindhoven join forces to launch first CBS Urban Data CenterOther
CBS and the city of Eindhoven have embarked on a unique joint project
European countries working together on big dataOther
On 23 and 24 February the first ESSnet Big Data Dissemination Workshop took place in Sofia
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.
Education more challenging and up to date with Big DataOther
Analysis of big data is becoming ever more important for governments to facilitate effective, sustainable policy choices