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Pension registration of pension funds and insurance companies
Registratie pensioenuitkeringen

Topic
Work and Productivity
Social Systems and Welfare
Relevance for this Topic
Country Netherlands
More Topics

Governance

Contact information

Department of National Accounts
Statistics Netherlands
Henri Faasdreef 312
2492 JP Den Haag
Netherlands
Phone: Infoservice: 003188 570 70 70
Email: info(at)cbs.nl

Timeliness, transparency

Data is collected annually. Preliminary data is released 12 months after collection. Final database is published 24 months after collection.

Type of data


Registry + Survey

Type of Study


Macroeconomic statistics.

Data gathering method

Registries


Registries and additional surveys.

Type of data


Registry + Survey

Type of Study


Macroeconomic statistics.

Data gathering method

Registries


Registries and additional surveys.


Access to data


Cannot be downloaded directly.

Conditions of access


Access to data requires: (1) Access fee (2) Official authorisation (CCS).


Months


Aggregated tables


Excel


Documentation is only available in Dutch.

Access to data


Cannot be downloaded directly.

Conditions of access


Access to data requires: (1) Access fee (2) Official authorisation (CCS).


Months


Aggregated tables


Excel


Documentation is only available in Dutch.


Coverage


Data was collected between 1997 and 2011 using an integral observation of the Dutch population. Data collection is ongoing and is scheduled to continue at some point in the future.


1997


Not applicable.


Not applicable.


All pension funds and insurance companies.


No age restrictions (besides legal age restrictions)


Representative for all recipients of pension benefits.


Detailed study of: Pension benefits (macro level); sum of distributed pension benefits, by type of benefits, by type of supplier.

Coverage


Data was collected between 1997 and 2011 using an integral observation of the Dutch population. Data collection is ongoing and is scheduled to continue at some point in the future.


1997


Not applicable.


Not applicable.


All pension funds and insurance companies.


No age restrictions (besides legal age restrictions)


Representative for all recipients of pension benefits.


Detailed study of: Pension benefits (macro level); sum of distributed pension benefits, by type of benefits, by type of supplier.


Linkage


Entire process is standardised.


None

Linkage


Entire process is standardised.


None


Data quality


None


(1) Detailed breakdown information of insurance companies available since 2000.


Terminology is consistent in time.

Data quality


None


(1) Detailed breakdown information of insurance companies available since 2000.


Terminology is consistent in time.


Applicability


Strengths: The data source provides high coverage and high quality data. Weaknesses: Data is only available after 21 months from collection.

Applicability


Strengths: The data source provides high coverage and high quality data. Weaknesses: Data is only available after 21 months from collection.


  • The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
  • Frank P. Pijpers
  • (see Partners)