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Almost 10 million part-time workers in the EU would have preferred to work more

Ma, 27/04/2015 - 12:00
Among the 44.1 million persons in the European Union (EU) working part-time in 2014, 9.8 million were under-employed meaning they wished to work more hours and were available to do so. This corresponds to 22.2% of all part-time workers and 4.5% of total employment in the EU in 2014. The large majority of part-time workers being underemployed in the EU were women (67%)
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Seasonally adjusted government deficit up to 2.4% of GDP in the euro area

To, 23/04/2015 - 12:00
In the fourth quarter of 2014, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 2.4% in the euro area (EA19), an increase compared with 2.2% in the third quarter of 2014. In the EU28, the deficit to GDP ratio stood at 2.6%, a decrease compared with 2.8% in the previous quarter. These data are released by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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Unemployment rates fell in the majority of the EU regions in 2014

Ke, 22/04/2015 - 12:00
Just over half of the NUTS 2 regions of the European Union (EU) recorded a decrease of at least 0.5 percentage points in their regional unemployment rate in 2014 compared with 2013. However, regional unemployment rates continued to vary widely across the EU regions in 2014, with the lowest rates recorded in the regions of Praha in the Czech Republic and Oberbayern in Germany (both 2.5%), followed by Tübingen, Oberpfalz, Niederbayern and Unterfranken (all situated in Germany and all below 3.0%). At the opposite end of the scale, the highest unemployment rates were registered in five Spanish regions: Andalucía (34.8%), Canarias (32.4%), Ceuta (31.9%), Extremadura (29.8%) and Castilla-la Mancha (29.0%).
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Euro area and EU28 government deficit at 2.4% and 2.9% of GDP respectively

Ti, 21/04/2015 - 12:00
In 2014, the government deficit of both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 decreased in absolute terms compared with 2013, while the government debt rose in both zones. In the euro area the government deficit to GDP ratio decreased from 2.9% in 2013 to 2.4% in 2014, and in the EU28 from 3.2% to 2.9%. In the euro area the government debt to GDP ratio increased from 90.9% at the end of 2013 to 91.9% at the end of 2014, and in the EU28 from 85.5% to 86.8%.
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Production in construction down by 1.8% in euro area

Ma, 20/04/2015 - 12:00
In February 2015 compared with January 2015, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector fell by 1.8% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.2% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In January 2015, production in construction grew by 1.6% and 0.6% respectively.
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The EU is moving closer to its Europe 2020 goals on education

Ma, 20/04/2015 - 12:00
Europe 2020 is the European Union's ten-year jobs and growth strategy. It was launched in 2010 to create the conditions for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. Among its headline targets, two are related to education to monitor access to the labour market and employability: increasing the proportion of persons having completed tertiary education and reducing the share of early leavers from education and training.
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EU28 current account surplus €20.4 bn

Pe, 17/04/2015 - 12:00
The EU28 seasonally adjusted external current account recorded a surplus of €20.4 billion in February 2015, compared with a surplus of €19.5 bn in January 2015 and a surplus of €7.5 bn in February 2014, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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Annual inflation up to -0.1% in the euro area

Pe, 17/04/2015 - 12:00
Euro area annual inflation was -0.1% in March 2015, up from -0.3% in February. In March 2014 the rate was 0.5%. European Union annual inflation was also -0.1% in March 2015, up from -0.3% in February. A year earlier the rate was 0.6%. These figures come from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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What it means to be young in the European Union today

To, 16/04/2015 - 12:00
How many children live in the European Union (EU)? And how has their share in the population evolved and is expected to change in the future? Are the youngest children in your country cared for more often by their parents, relatives, a child-minder or through a day-care centre? How do young people make the switch from school to work? How are they affected by information and communication technologies in their everyday lives? Answers to these questions and many more can be found in the flagship publication "Being young in Europe today" issued by Eurostat.
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House prices up by 1.1% in the euro area

Ke, 15/04/2015 - 12:00
House prices, as measured by the House Price Index (HPI), rose by 1.1% in the euro area and by 2.6% in the EU in the fourth quarter of 2014 compared with the same quarter of the previous year. These figures come from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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Euro area international trade in goods surplus €20.3 bn

Ke, 15/04/2015 - 12:00
The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in February 2015 was €160.7 billion, an increase of 4% compared with February 2014 (€154.4 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €140.5 bn, nearly stable compared with February 2014 (€140.0 bn). As a result, the euro area recorded a €20.3 bn surplus in trade in goods with the rest of the world in February 2015, compared with +€14.4 in February 2014. Intra-euro area trade rose to €135.9 bn in February 2015, +1% compared with February 2014. These data are released by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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Industrial production up by 1.1% in euro area

Ti, 14/04/2015 - 12:00
In February 2015 compared with January 2015, seasonally adjusted industrial production rose by 1.1% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.9% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In January 2015 industrial production fell by 0.3% in both zones.
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Household saving rate up to 13.0% in the euro area

Ti, 14/04/2015 - 12:00
The seasonally adjusted household saving rate in the euro area (EA18) was 13.0% in the fourth quarter of 2014, compared with 12.8% in the third quarter of 2014.
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Business investment rate stable at 21.9% in the euro area

Ti, 14/04/2015 - 12:00
In the fourth quarter of 2014, the seasonally adjusted business investment rate was 21.9% in the euro area (EA18), stable compared with the previous quarter.
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EU28 current account surplus €38.7 billion

To, 09/04/2015 - 12:00
The EU28 seasonally adjusted external current account recorded a surplus of €38.7 billion (1.1% of GDP) in the fourth quarter of 2014, up from a surplus of €29.9 bn (0.9% of GDP) in the third quarter of 2014 and down from a surplus of €43.0 bn (1.3% of GDP) in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a second estimate released by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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Volume of retail trade down by 0.2% in euro area

Ke, 08/04/2015 - 12:00
In February 2015 compared with January 2015, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade fell by 0.2% in the euro area (EA19) and remained stable in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In January retail trade rose by 0.9% and 0.7% respectively.
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Industrial producer prices up by 0.5% in euro area

Ti, 07/04/2015 - 12:00
In February 2015, compared with January 2015, industrial producer prices rose by 0.5% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.6% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In January 2015 prices fell by 1.1% in the euro area and by 1.3% in the EU28.
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