This article presents detailed consumer prices for the European Union (EU)
. These were collected for the 'Detailed average prices' (DAP)' project being run jointly by Eurostat
and national statistical institutes. Detailed price statistics and detailed data on price levels are needed for several purposes, including product market Mai mult ...
This article focuses on the tourist accommodation
sector in the European Union (EU)
and looks at the seasonality of arrivals
and nights spent
in accommodation establishments as well as the seasonality of the turnover and the employment in this specific tourism industry. Mai mult ...
Industry is one of the main water users in Europe, accounting for about 40 % of total water abstractions
. Water is used in the production process (e.g. for cooling purposes, for cleaning/washing as well as for employees’ use) and is either provided by a public supplier or self-supplied. Furthermore the industrial sector is a major water polluter, as only up to 60 % (value based on data from eight countries) of industrial wastewater receives treatment before being disposed of into the environment. Mai mult ...
This article provides a general overview of statistics on pig farming
in the European Union (EU)
. Pigmeat is produced throughout the EU on several types of farms with considerable variations from one Member State to another. Three quarters of pigs
are reared by just 1.5 % of the largest fatteners. Small pig producers are mostly found in the 13 Member States that joined the EU since 2004,
which creates a decreasing size of the herd. The tasks of pig rearing are distributed across farms in the main production basins and even across regions. Mai mult ...
The data in this article show the most recent annual rates of change for the euro area
and its main components issued by Eurostat
. The figures presented are early estimates of euro area inflation. Mai mult ...
This article analyses the relative importance of the different inland transport modes
(road, rail, inland waterways) in the European Union
(EU). It explains the principles of the modal split
for the inland transport modes and the adjustments applied to the road freight data in order to allow for a comparison of the shares taken by each of the three modes in the transport performance on a given country’s territory. Mai mult ...
This article gives an overview of recent job vacancy statistics in the European Union (EU)
, notably the job vacancy rate (JVR)
. Job vacancy trends over the last decade are analysed in another article
. The News Release with quarterly data on the job vacancy rate is available here
. Mai mult ...
This article presents the very latest unemployment
figures for the European Union (EU)
, the euro area
and individual Member States, complemented by an overview of long-term developments since the year 2000.
Unemployment levels and rates move in a cyclical manner, largely related to the general business cycle
. However, other factors such as labour market
policies and demographic developments may also influence the short and long-term evolution
. Mai mult ...