Statistics in Focus , Product code: KS-NP-03-018, published on 11-Jun-2003

Statistics in focus INDUSTRY, TRADE AND SERVICES THEME 4 – 18/2003 Contents A variable source of employment and value-added across the EU ............................2 A source of job growth in most countries ....................................3 SMEs of varying importance in the sector

Statistics in Focus , Product code: KS-NK-03-001, published on 30-Jan-2003

Statistics in focus POPULATION AND SOCIAL CONDITIONS THEME 3 – 1/2003 Contents Large enterprises invested considerably more working time in their employees’ con- tinuing training than SMEs.......2 Above-average amount of working time devoted to con- tinuing vocational training in ‘Financial

Statistics in Focus , Product code: KS-NP-03-038, published on 04-Dec-2003

or services via the Internet (see table 11). Large enterprises were generally more inclined to buy or sell goods or services on the Internet than SMEs. EU enterprises in the hotels and accommodation sector made by far the most use of Internet e-sales (see figure 5). Figure 5: Enterp...

Statistics in Focus , Product code: KS-NP-03-011, published on 10-Apr-2003

% of employment in the EU in the high-tech industries taken together was in firms with a work force of 250 or more (compared to just over 40% in Electrical machinery and equipment worked in SMEs) and Italy (where in all high-tech industries, except Aerospace and Pharmaceuticals, around half or more

Statistics in Focus , Product code: KS-NP-03-028, published on 07-Sep-2003

in the EU is now concentrated on smaller boats, most of the work force were employed in SMEs in the countries for which data are published (the only exception being Germany). 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 BE DK DE ES FR IT PT FI SE UK EU 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 9...

Statistics in Focus , Product code: KS-NP-03-009, published on 21-Mar-2003

at a rapid pace over the three-year period studied, losing 1.9 and 1.7 percentage points. In absolute terms, the number of births is likely to be highest in large countries and countries which traditionally have a predominance of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). There were 335 000 new births