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More Years, Better Lives

The Potential and Challenges of Demographic Change

Registrations of pension funds
Registratie pensioenaanspraken

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

Governance

Contact information

Department of Demographic and Socioeconomic Statistics
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. The final database is released 22 months after collection. In 2009 and 2010, there was a delay in data release due to a change in the production process.

Type of data


Registry + Survey

Type of Study

Cross-section, regular

Data gathering method


Survey, electronic registration of pension funds and insurance companies.

Type of data


Registry + Survey

Type of Study

Cross-section, regular

Data gathering method


Survey, electronic registration of pension funds and insurance companies.


Access to data


Cannot be downloaded directly

Conditions of access


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


Months


Anonymised microdata


SPSS (default)


Contact data administrator (see contact information)

Access to data


Cannot be downloaded directly

Conditions of access


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


Months


Anonymised microdata


SPSS (default)


Contact data administrator (see contact information)


Coverage


Data was collected between 2005 and 2008 with a sample of 150 pension funds and insurance companies (covering around 70 percent of all pension entitlements). Data collection is ongoing and is scheduled to continue at some point in the future.


2005


Stratification is based on size of pension funds.


Population of all pension funds.


Dutch population between 15 and 65 years old.


No age restrictions


Representative for all private pension entitlements in the Netherlands.


Detailed study of: Private pension entitlements.


www.cbs.nl/.../2010v62pub.pdf

Coverage


Data was collected between 2005 and 2008 with a sample of 150 pension funds and insurance companies (covering around 70 percent of all pension entitlements). Data collection is ongoing and is scheduled to continue at some point in the future.


2005


Stratification is based on size of pension funds.


Population of all pension funds.


Dutch population between 15 and 65 years old.


No age restrictions


Representative for all private pension entitlements in the Netherlands.


Detailed study of: Private pension entitlements.


www.cbs.nl/.../2010v62pub.pdf


Linkage


Standardised calculation methods


Linkable to other person databases through anonymised personal number.

Linkage


Standardised calculation methods


Linkable to other person databases through anonymised personal number.


Data quality


Non-response.


No breaks.


Consistent method of calculations and weighting.

Data quality


Non-response.


No breaks.


Consistent method of calculations and weighting.


Applicability


Strengths: The data source provides high coverage.

Applicability


Strengths: The data source provides high coverage.


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