24/04/2017Euro area and EU28 government deficit at 1.5% and 1.7% of GDP respectively
In 2016, the government deficit and debt of both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 decreased in relative terms compared with 2015. In the euro area the government deficit to GDP ratio fell from 2.1% in 2015 to 1.5% in 2016, and in the EU28 from 2.4% to 1.7%. In the euro area the government debt... more
21/04/2017EU Member States granted citizenship to fewer persons in 2015
In 2015, around 840 000 persons acquired citizenship of a Member State of the European Union (EU), down from 890 000 in 2014 and 980 000 in 2013. Since 2010, more than 5 million persons in total were granted a citizenship of an EU Member Sate. Of the total number of persons obtaining the... more
20/04/2017Production in construction up by 6.9% in euro area
In February 2017 compared with January 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 6.9% in the euro area (EA19) and by 4.4% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In January 2017, production in... more
19/04/2017Annual inflation down to 1.5% in the euro area
Euro area annual inflation was 1.5% in March 2017, down from 2.0% in February. In March 2016 the rate was 0.0%. European Union annual inflation was 1.6% in March 2017, down from 2.0% in February. A year earlier the rate was 0.0%. These figures come from Eurostat, the statistical office of the... more
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Updated: Digital publication on Energy
Statistics can help to make the complex process of energy more understandable. This is the aim of the digital publication Shedding light on energy in the EU – A guided tour of energy statistics. This new type of publication aims to answer questions on energy most frequently asked by citizens in an original way.
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The new 'SDMX InfoSpace'
Take a look at the new and improved SDMX InfoSpace, a tri-lingual website dedicated to presenting all aspects of the Statistical Data and Metadata eXchange (SDMX) process in the European Statistical System.
New data visualisation on asylum
Try our new data visualisation to find out more about the citizenship of those seeking asylum in your country.