Quality of life in Europe - facts and views

The publication Quality of life in Europe - facts and views is an online Eurostat publication presenting recent statistics on the quality of life of European Union (EU) citizens. It is also available in paper format and as a downloadable PDF file latest edition, ISBN 978-92-79-43616-1, doi:10.2785/59737, Cat. No KS-05-14-073-EN-N.

This publication presents subjective indicators collected for the first time in European official statistics, complemented by objective indicators within the same field. Another online publication presenting objective measures of the quality of life of EU citizens is available here.

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1. Material living conditions

2. Employment

3. Education

4. Health

5. Leisure and social relations

6. Economic and physical safety

7. Governance

8. Environment

9. Overall life satisfaction