Opinions on raising the retirement age among employers in the Netherlands 2017

This statistic shows the outcome of a survey done on the opinions on raising the retirement age among employers in the Netherlands, in 2017. As of 2017, roughly 35 percent of the respondents that are employers indicated that they think that raising the retirement age is a good thing.

Do you as an employer think it is a good or a bad thing that the retirement age is raised?*

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Release date

August 2017


Europe, Netherlands

Survey time period

July 25, 2017 to August 2, 2017

Number of respondents

627 respondents

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Supplementary notes

* This question was phrased by the source in Dutch as follows: "Vindt u het als werkgever over het algemeen een goede of een slechte zaak dat de AOW-leeftijd verhoogd wordt?"

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