STAT/17/5245  12-12-2017 - A new Eurostat publication - Facts and figures about economic globalisation - Patterns in EU trade and investment 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 12 December 2017 Globalisation, which can be defined as an increasingly integrated world economy, includes movements of goods, services, people, capital and technology. It has an impact on businesses, governments and citizens, as globalised trade and investment notably changes our consumption and production patterns, triggers the...
STAT/17/5187  08-12-2017 - Social protection in 2015 - Almost one-third of EU GDP spent on social protection - Highest ratios in France, Denmark and Finland 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 8 December 2017 Since 2010, social protection expenditure in the European Union (EU)has increased slightly, from 28.6% of GDP in 2010 to 29.0% in 2015, according to data from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
STAT/17/5162  07-12-2017 - GDP and main aggregates estimate for the third quarter of 2017 - GDP up by 0.6% in both the euro area and the EU28 - +2.6% in both zones compared with the third quarter of 2016 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 7 December 2017 Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.6% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 during the third quarter of 2017, compared with the previous quarter, according to an estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
STAT/17/5161  07-12-2017 - Taxation in 2016 - The tax-to-GDP ratio slightly up in both the EU and the euro area - A one-to-two ratio across Member States 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 7 December 2017 The overall tax-to-GDP ratio, meaning the sum of taxes and net social contributions as a percentage of GDP, stood at 40.0% in the European Union (EU) in 2016, an increase compared with 2015 (39.7%).
STAT/17/5110  05-12-2017 - October 2017 compared with September 2017 - Volume of retail trade down by 1.1% in euro area - Down by 0.5% in EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 5 December 2017 In October 2017 compared with September 2017, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade decreased by 1.1% 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/17/5102  04-12-2017 - October 2017 compared with September 2017 - Industrial producer prices up by 0.4% in both euro area and EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 4 December 2017 In October 2017, compared with September 2017, industrial producer prices rose by 0.4% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
STAT/17/5061  01-12-2017 - First estimates of Research & Development expenditure - R&D expenditure in the EU remained stable in 2016 at just over 2% of GDP - Almost two thirds spent in the business sector 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 1 December 2017 In 2016, the Member States of the European Union (EU) spent all together over €300 billion on Research & Development (R&D). The R&D intensity, i.e. R&D expenditure as a percentage of GDP, remained stable at 2.03% in 2016.
STAT/17/5044  30-11-2017 - Flash estimate - November 2017 - Euro area annual inflation up to 1.5% 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 30 November 2017 Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 1.5% in November 2017, up from 1.4% in October 2017, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
STAT/17/5043  30-11-2017 - October 2017 - Euro area unemployment at 8.8% - EU28 at 7.4% 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT October 2017 - October 2017 - Brussels, 30 November 2017 The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 8.8% in October 2017, down from 8.9% in September 2017 and from 9.8% in October 2016.
STAT/17/5024  29-11-2017 - Energy prices in 2017 - Household energy prices in the EU down compared with 2016 - -0.5% for electricity and -6.3% for gas 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 29 November 2017 In the European Union (EU), household electricity prices slightly decreased (-0.5%) on average between the first half of 2016 and the first half of 2017 to stand at €20.4 per 100 kWh.