Over half a million people have two jobs

Some 544,000 people in the Netherlands do two jobs and work in total two hours more a week than those with one place of employment.

The national statistics office CBS said on Monday the number of people with two jobs rose by 12,000 last year. They work, on average, 36 hours a week.

Youngsters aged 15 to 25 are most likely to have two jobs – 12% of them have two employers.

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