Average working hours per working year in the Netherlands 2017, by sector

Average working hours per working year in the Netherlands in 2017, by sector

by Brigitte van de Pas, last edited Nov 7, 2018
Average working hours per working year in the Netherlands 2017, by sector This statistic displays the average working hours per working year in the Netherlands in 2017, by sector. It shows that employees in the mining and quarrying sector on average worked the largest number of hours per working year, whereas employees in the health and social work sector on average worked the fewest number of hours. Employees in the mining and quarrying sector worked an average of roughly 1,900 hours per working year, whereas employees in health and social work activities worked around 300 hours less in 2017.
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Average working hours per working year in the Netherlands in 2017, by sector

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Average working hours
Mining and quarrying1,959
Construction1,834
Information and communication1,806
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,816
Transportation and storage1,800
Other service activities1,732
Water supply and waste management1,790
Wholesale and retail trade1,776
Renting and other business support1,796
Electricity and gas supply1,841
Manufacturing1,769
Accommodation and food serving1,760
Financial institutions1,771
Culture, sports and recreation1,751
Renting, buying, selling real estate1,734
Other specialised business services1,798
Public administration and services1,725
Education1,668
Health and social work activities1,650
Average working hours
Mining and quarrying1,959
Construction1,834
Information and communication1,806
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,816
Transportation and storage1,800
Other service activities1,732
Water supply and waste management1,790
Wholesale and retail trade1,776
Renting and other business support1,796
Electricity and gas supply1,841
Manufacturing1,769
Accommodation and food serving1,760
Financial institutions1,771
Culture, sports and recreation1,751
Renting, buying, selling real estate1,734
Other specialised business services1,798
Public administration and services1,725
Education1,668
Health and social work activities1,650
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by Brigitte van de Pas, last edited Nov 7, 2018
This statistic displays the average working hours per working year in the Netherlands in 2017, by sector. It shows that employees in the mining and quarrying sector on average worked the largest number of hours per working year, whereas employees in the health and social work sector on average worked the fewest number of hours. Employees in the mining and quarrying sector worked an average of roughly 1,900 hours per working year, whereas employees in health and social work activities worked around 300 hours less in 2017.
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