STAT/17/683  20-03-2017 - Fourth quarter of 2016 - Annual growth in labour costs at 1.6% in euro area - At 1.7% in EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 20 March 2017 Hourly labour costs rose by 1.6% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.7% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2016, compared with the same quarter of the previous year. In the third quarter of 2016, hourly labour costs increased...
STAT/17/682  20-03-2017 - Fourth quarter of 2016 - Euro area job vacancy rate at 1.7% - EU28 rate at 1.8% 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 20 March 2017 The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA19) was 1.7% in the fourth quarter of 2016, up from 1.6% recorded in both the previous quarter and the fourth quarter of 2015, according to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical office of...
STAT/17/663  17-03-2017 - January 2017 - Euro area international trade in goods deficit of €0.6 bn - €16.2 bn deficit for EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 March 2017 Euro area The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in January 2017 was €163.9 billion, an increase of 13% compared with January 2016 (€144.9 bn).
STAT/17/503  17-03-2017 - January 2017 compared with December 2016 - Production in construction down by 2.3% in euro area - Down by 1.5% in EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 March 2017 In January 2017 compared with December 2016, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 2.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.5% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
STAT/17/642  16-03-2017 - February 2017 - Annual inflation up to 2.0% in the euro area - Up to 1.9% in the EU 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 March 2017 Euro area annual inflation was 2.0% in February 2017, up from 1.8% in January. In February 2016 the rate was 0.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.9% in February 2017, up from 1.7% in January. A year earlier the rate was -0.1%.
STAT/17/632  16-03-2017 - Asylum in the EU Member States-1.2 million first time asylum seekers registered in 2016-Syrians, Afghans and Iraqis continued to be the top citizenships 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 March 2017 In 2016, 1 204 300 first time asylum seekers applied for international protection in the Member States of the European Union (EU), a number slightly down compared with 2015 (when 1 257 000 first time applicants were registered) but almost double that...
STAT/17/623  15-03-2017 - Fourth quarter of 2016 compared with the third quarter of 2016-Employment up by 0.3% in the euro area and by 0.2% in the EU28-+1.1% and +1.0% respectively compared with the fourth 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 15 March 2017 The number of persons employed increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2016 compared with the previous quarter, according to national accounts estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical office of...
STAT/17/604  14-03-2017 - Renewable energy in the EU - Share of renewables in energy consumption in the EU still on the rise to almost 17% in 2015 - Eleven Member States already achieved their 2020 targets 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 14 March 2017 In 2015, the share of energy from renewable sources in gross final consumption of energy reached 16.7% in the European Union (EU), nearly double 2004 (8.5%), the first year for which the data are available.
STAT/17/603  14-03-2017 - January 2017 compared with December 2016 - Industrial production up by 0.9% in euro area - Up by 0.5% in EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 14 March 2017 In January 2017 compared with December 2016, seasonally adjusted industrial production rose by 0.9% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.5% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
STAT/17/467  08-03-2017 - Births and fertility - Over 5 million babies born in the EU in 2015 - Women first became mothers at almost 29 on average 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 8 March 2017 In 2015, 5.103 million babies were born in the European Union (EU), compared with 5.063 million in 2001 (the first year comparable statistics are available). Among Member States, France continued to record the highest number of births (799 700 in 2015), ahead...