Joint Programming Initiative

More Years, Better Lives

The Potential and Challenges of Demographic Change

Registration of wage tax and social insurance premiums
Polisadministratie - jobs

Topic
Work and Productivity
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 and is available 12 months after collection.

Type of data


Registry

Type of Study

Cross-section, regular

Data gathering method

Registries


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 2006 and 2011 with an integral observation of the population. Data collection is scheduled to continue at some point in the future.


2006


Not applicable


Not applicable


All jobs and (pension, social) benefits within Dutch tax regime


No age restrictions


Representative for all employee jobs in the Netherlands


Detailed study of: Wages, working hours, type of labour contract.


www.cbs.nl/.../2013-3787-wm.htm


Linkage


Linkable to other person databases through anonymised personal number.


Data quality


Relatively low quality of data during the first years (2006, 2007) because of start up problems (coverage). Differences in quality of variables.


Break in 2010 due to methodological changes and a new definition of employed population.


Terminology is consistent in time.


Applicability


Strengths: This dataset provides high quality data, and includes full coverage of jobs and (social, pension) benefits. Weaknesses: Data problems (coverage) in start up years and the variables are of different quality.


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