• European Statistics

    European Central Bank
    The ECB is the central bank for Europe's single currency, the euro. Statistics and publications are available online. Useful publications include:

    European Central Bank Economic Bulletin (formerly Monthly Bulletin)
    This bulletin reviews the economy of Europe and the Euro area. and can be downloaded from the European Central Bank web site at https://www.ecb.europa.eu/pub/economic-bulletin/html/index.en.html.

    Financial Stability Review
    The European Central Bank publishes twice the Financial Stability Review twice a year which provides an overview of the possible sources of risk and vulnerability to financial stability in the euro area. It can be downloaded from the ECB website at https://www.ecb.europa.eu/pub/fsr/html/index.en.html

    Eurostat is the Statistical Office of the European Communities. The statistical data is freely available and covers all aspects of the European Union and Euro zone. Themes covered include economy and finance, population and social conditions, industry, trade and services, agriculture, external trade, transport, environment and energy, and science and technology. General statistics include European Union and non-EU countries. Eurostat publications, such as the Statistics in Focus series, are also freely available online but you will need to register on the Eurostat website to gain access to certain data.

    European Union Market Access Database (MADB)
    The Market Access Database is an operational tool of the European Union's Market Access Strategy, supporting a continuous three-way exchange information between the EU institutions, Member States and European business. It provides access to:

    Sectoral and Trade Barriers Database

    Statistical Tradeflow Database

    Applied Tariffs Database

    TheEuropean Union Open Data Portalis the single point of access to a growing range of data from the institutions and other bodies of the European Union (EU). Data are free for you to use and reuse for commercial or non-commercial purposes

    Eurostat also publishes business statistics that can be accessed through the Statistics Explained portal. Alternatively, Structural business statistics (SBS) cover industry, construction, trade and services and they describe the structure, conduct and performance of businesses across the European Union (EU) – data are available for the EU-27 and for the Member States.

    Eurostat Regional Yearbook

    This gives a broad range of statistical topics across the regions of the Member States of the European Union (EU), as well as the regions of EFTA and candidate countries. Each chapter presents statistical information in maps, figures and tables, accompanied by a description of the main findings, data sources and policy context. These regional indicators are presented for the following 11 subjects: economy, population, health, education, the labour market, structural business statistics, tourism, the information society, agriculture, transport, and science, technology and innovation.

    Europe in figures - Eurostat yearbook
    This contains statistical information on how Europe's society, economy and environment is changing. Statistics are available on the growth of the economy, business activity, changes in society, environment, agriculture, etc. The yearbook can be