This article takes a close look at recent trends, focusing on total intra-EU
trade in goods and the most traded products. It presents statistics for the EU-28
aggregate and for individual Member States for the period covering 2002 to 2013, although the composition of the actual EU has changed over this period.
Statistics on international trade in goods between Member States of the European Union (EU)
- especially the size and evolution of imports and exports - enable the EU and national authorities to evaluate the growth of the Single Market
and the integration of EU economies. These statistics also provide EU businesses with essential information for their sales and marketing policies. More ...
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 actual HICP figures. More ...
The labour cost index (LCI)
shows the short-term development of the labour cost
, the total cost on an hourly basis of employing labour. In other words, the LCI measures the cost pressure arising from the production factor “labour”. This article takes a look at the most recent evolutions of the LCI, both at the level of the European Union (EU)
and the Member States
. More ...
This article presents the European Union (EU)
indicators on the enforcement of immigration legislation (EIL)
. It provides statistics on non-EU citizens refused entry at external borders,
apprehended as being illegally present or subject to an obligation to leave the territory of an EU Member State. The indicators in this article can be regarded as an official record of persons subject to enforcement of immigration
legislation, providing a general overview of the outcomes of territorial surveillance and control procedures. More ...
This article describes recent developments in relation to numbers of asylum applicants
and first instance decisions on asylum applications
in the European Union (EU)
. Asylum is a form of international protection given by a state on its territory. It is granted to a person who is unable to seek protection in his/her country of citizenship and/or residence, in particular for fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group, or political opinion. More ...
This article is part of the Eurostat
online publication Tourism trips of Europeans
, providing recent statistics on tourism demand
in the European Union (EU)
Three types of tourism
flows can be distinguished: domestic tourism (persons making tourism trips within their country of residence), outbound tourism and inbound tourism. More ...
This article presents an overview of the findings of the 2014 ‘Survey on ICT (information and communication technology) usage in households and by individuals’. It takes a closer look at individuals' internet and mobile internet use in the EU
and a set of newly released indicators relating to the use of cloud services. More ...
’s material flow accounts are a comprehensive data framework that systematically records the inputs of materials to European economies, breaking them down by material category such as fossil energy materials
, metal ores
etc. More ...