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New digital publication: People on the move – statistics on #MobilityInEurope

New digital publication: People on the move – statistics on #MobilityInEurope

| July 10, 2019

Did you know that among the half a billion people living in the EU, 8% do not have the nationality of their country of residence? Also, 1.3 million Europeans live in one country, but work in another, and 1.7 million EU students study abroad. Full text available on EUROSTAT website.

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#Eurostat monitoring report – How EU has progressed towards #SustainableDevelopmentGoals

#Eurostat monitoring report – How EU has progressed towards #SustainableDevelopmentGoals

| July 2, 2019

Sustainable development aims to achieve a continuous improvement in citizens’ quality of life and well-being, without compromising the well-being of future generations. This involves the pursuit of economic progress, while safeguarding the natural environment and promoting social justice. For these reasons, sustainable development is a fundamental and overarching objective of the European Union and the […]

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#TourismTrips – Three quarters of all trips by EU residents are within their own country, majority of trips made by car

#TourismTrips – Three quarters of all trips by EU residents are within their own country, majority of trips made by car

| June 28, 2019

In 2017, EU residents made 1.3 billion trips with overnight stays that amounted to almost 6.4 billion nights. The average trip length was 5.1 nights. Compared with 2016, the number of tourism trips by EU residents increased by 4%. Three quarters (73%) of all trips were spent within the country of residence (domestic trips), while one quarter (27%) […]

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#EUROSTAT – Structure of government debt in 2018 

#EUROSTAT – Structure of government debt in 2018 

| June 24, 2019

Significant differences can be observed across the European Union regarding the sector in which government debt is held. Among member states for which data are available, the share of public debt held by non-residents in 2018 was highest in Cyprus (76%), followed by Latvia (74%) and Lithuania (73%). In contrast, the largest proportion of debt held by the (resident) financial corporations […]

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February 2019 compared with January 2019 – Production in construction up by 3.0% in #Eurozone – Up by 2.3% in EU-28

February 2019 compared with January 2019 – Production in construction up by 3.0% in #Eurozone – Up by 2.3% in EU-28

| April 17, 2019

In February 2019 compared with January 2019, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 3.0% in the eurozone (EA-19) and by 2.3% in the EU-28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In January 2019, production in construction fell by 0.8% in the eurozone and rose by 0.6%in the EU-28. Full text available on […]

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#Births and #Fertility – More than 5 million births in EU in 2017 – Women in EU have first child on average at 29

#Births and #Fertility – More than 5 million births in EU in 2017 – Women in EU have first child on average at 29

| March 13, 2019

In 2017, 5.075 million babies were born in the European Union (EU), compared with 5.148 million in 2016. The total fertility rate in the EU stood at 1.59 births per woman in 2017, compared with 1.60 in 2016. The highest total fertility rate since the start of comparable time series was in 2010 when it reached 1.62, still […]

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Member states granted #EUCitizenship to more than 800,000 persons in 2017 – Moroccans, Albanians and Indians were main recipients

Member states granted #EUCitizenship to more than 800,000 persons in 2017 – Moroccans, Albanians and Indians were main recipients

| March 7, 2019

In 2017, around 825,000 persons acquired citizenship of a member state of the European Union (EU), down from 995,000 in 2016 and 841,000 in 2015. Of the total number of persons obtaining the citizenship of one of the EU member states in 2017, 17% were former citizens of another EU member state, while the majority […]

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