Annual Youth Monitor
Young people and families
Topic 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 More information
Number of young people (x 1,000) 4,883 4,879 4,872 4,870 4,851 Info
Young people in one-parent families (x 1,000) 725 739 752 761 764 Info
Children living in poverty (0-17 years, x 1,000) 336.4 326.0 315.1 311.8 Info
Children in families on income support (0-17 years, x 1,000) 228 217 204 203 201 Info
Families on income support (x 1,000) 119 112 105 104 Info
Health and welfare
Topic 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 More information
Participation in preventive health care (%) 93.5 92.6 92.4 92.6 93.1 Info
Positive health perception (%) 93.3 92.5 91.7 93.8 92.1 Info
Mortality, perinatal (‰) 4.1 4.2 4.5 4.3 Info
Mortality, infant (‰) 3.6 3.5 3.6 3.8 Info
Bodyweight: not overweight (aged 2-24 years, %) 84.4 84.2 83.2 81.5 81.7 Info
Education
Topic 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 More information
Participation in mainstream education (%) 71.8 71.7 71.6 71.5 72.0 Info
Participation in primary education (x 1,000) 1,427 1,414 1,405 1,397 1,396 Info
Participation in secondary education (x 1,000) 995 985 968 950 934 Info
Participation in combined years of secondary education (x 1,000) 410 399 389 382 378 Info
Participation in preparatory secondary vocational education (vmbo) b/k 3-4 (x 1,000) 116 115 114 110 104 Info
Labour
Topic 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 More information
Employed labour force (aged 15-26 years, x 1,000) 648 663 680 666 742 Info
Employed labour force with basic qualification (aged 15-26 years, x 1,000) 535 551 560 558 600 Info
Employed labour force without basic qualification (aged 15-26 years, x 1,000) 105 105 110 100 139 Info
Unemployed labour force (aged 15-26 years, x 1,000) 40 33 33 44 51 Info
Unemployed labour force with basic qualification (aged 15-26 years, x 1,000) 25 20 21 29 29 Info
Safety and justice
Topic 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 More information
Total number of crime suspects (aged 12 to 24 years) 56,430 52,700 55,800 51,180 46,760 Info
Feelings of insecurity (aged 15-24 years, %) 42.9 Info
Crime victims (aged 15-24 years, %) 23.7 Info
Children referred to the Halt scheme (aged 12-17 years) 16,290 14,320 15,100 13,230 Info