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Apples and tomatoes were the top fruit and vegetable produced in the EU in 2015

Ke, 22/06/2016 - 12:00
In the European Union (EU), just over 2.3 million hectares were devoted to the production of fruit and berries and a further 2.1 million hectares to the production of vegetables. With 636 000 hectares (or 27.1% of the EU total) devoted to the production of fruit, Spain was the leading EU Member State in terms of production area of fruit in 2015, while it was Italy (420 000 hectares, or 20.2%) for vegetables.
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Long-term initial maturities largely prevail among EU Member States

Ti, 21/06/2016 - 12:00
With slightly more than a quarter (27%) of total government debt having a term below one year, Sweden registered in 2015 the highest proportion of short-term initial maturities of debt among the Member States for which data are available. Hungary (15%), Italy and Portugal (both 14%) as well as France (11%) also recorded shares of short-term maturity debt above 10%. At the opposite end of the scale, almost all debt was made up of long-term maturities in Estonia, Poland, Bulgaria and Slovakia.
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Euro area job vacancy rate up to 1.7%

Ma, 20/06/2016 - 12:00
The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA19) was 1.7% in the first quarter of 2016, up from 1.6% in both the previous quarter and the first quarter of 2015, according to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. The job vacancy rate in the EU28 was 1.8% in the first quarter of 2016, up from 1.7% in both the previous quarter and the first quarter of 2015.
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Production in construction down by 0.2% in euro area

Ma, 20/06/2016 - 12:00
In April 2016 compared with March 2016, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector fell by 0.2% in the euro area (EA19) and increased by 0.4% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In March 2016, production in construction fell by 1.0% in the euro area and by 1.5% in the EU28.
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Annual growth in labour costs up to 1.7% in euro area

Pe, 17/06/2016 - 12:00
Hourly labour costs rose by 1.7% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 in the first quarter of 2016, compared with the same quarter of the previous year. In the fourth quarter of 2015, hourly labour costs increased by 1.3% and 2.0% respectively. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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EU28 current account surplus €13.4 bn

Pe, 17/06/2016 - 12:00
The EU28 seasonally adjusted current account of the balance of payments recorded a surplus of €13.4 bn in April 2016, compared with surpluses of €17.6 bn in March 2016 and €13.0 bn in April 2015, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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Number of first time asylum seekers down to fewer than 290 000 in the first quarter of 2016

To, 16/06/2016 - 12:00
During the first quarter of 2016 (from January to March 2016), 287 100 first time asylum seekers applied for international protection in the Member States of the European Union (EU), down by 33% compared with the fourth quarter of 2015 (when 426 000 first time applicants were registered) .
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Annual inflation up to -0.1% in the euro area and in the EU

To, 16/06/2016 - 12:00
Euro area annual inflation was -0.1% in May 2016, up from -0.2% in April. In May 2015 the rate was 0.3%. European Union annual inflation was also -0.1% in May 2016, up from -0.2% in April. A year earlier the rate was 0.3%. These figures come from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
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Euro area international trade in goods surplus €27.5 bn

Ke, 15/06/2016 - 12:00
The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in April 2016 was €172.3 billion, a decrease of 1% compared with April 2015 (€173.9 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €144.8 bn, a fall of 5% compared with April 2015 (€153.0 bn).
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Price levels of food ranged from 63% of the EU average in Poland to 145% in Denmark in 2015

Ke, 15/06/2016 - 12:00
In 2015, the price level of a comparable basket of food and non-alcoholic beverages across the European Union (EU) was more than twice as high in the most expensive Member State than in the cheapest one.
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Consumption per capita varied by almost one to three across EU Member States

Ke, 15/06/2016 - 12:00
Actual Individual Consumption (AIC) is a measure of material welfare of households. Based on first preliminary estimates for 2015, AIC per capita expressed in Purchasing Power Standards (PPS) varied from 51% to 137% of the European Union (EU) average across the Member States.
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Industrial production up by 1.1% in euro area

Ti, 14/06/2016 - 12:00
In April 2016 compared with March 2016, seasonally adjusted industrial production rose by 1.1% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.3% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In March 2016 industrial production fell by 0.7% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28.
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Employment up by 0.3% in euro area and EU28

Ti, 14/06/2016 - 12:00
The number of persons employed increased by 0.3% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 in the first quarter of 2016 compared with the previous quarter, according to national accounts estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the fourth quarter of 2015, employment increased by 0.3% in the euro area and by 0.4% in the EU28. These figures are seasonally adjusted.
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EU Member States granted citizenship to almost 900 000 persons in 2014

Ma, 13/06/2016 - 12:00
In 2014, around 890 000 persons acquired citizenship of a Member State of the European Union (EU), down from 981 000 in 2013. Since 2009, more than 5 million persons in total were granted a citizenship of an EU Member Sate. Of the total number of persons obtaining the citizenship of one of the EU Member States in 2014, 89% were non-EU citizens.
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EU trade in services continued to rise strongly in 2015

To, 09/06/2016 - 12:00
The international trade in services of the European Union (EU) has increased steadily and significantly over the last six years. EU exports of services to the rest of the world rose by 42%, from €569.5 billion in 2010 to €811.2 bn in 2015, while imports grew slightly more rapidly (+43%) from €461.6 bn to €660.5 bn. As a consequence, the EU trade surplus in services, which had steadily increased between 2010 and 2013, has decreased for the second consecutive year in 2015 to €150.7 bn.
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GDP up by 0.6% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28

Ti, 07/06/2016 - 12:00
Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.6% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.5% in the EU28 during the first quarter of 2016, compared with the previous quarter, according to an estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the fourth quarter of 2015, GDP grew by 0.4% and 0.5% respectively.
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Activity rate for non-EU citizens lower than for nationals

Ma, 06/06/2016 - 12:00
In 2015 in the European Union (EU), the proportion of people economically active (employed and unemployed) stood just below 70% for non-EU citizens aged 20 to 64 (69.8%), while the activity rate was above 77% for citizens of the reporting country (77.3%), referred to as “nationals”.
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How satisfied are inhabitants of EU capital cities with the air quality and noise levels?

Pe, 03/06/2016 - 12:00
“Generally speaking, please tell me if you are very satisfied, rather satisfied, rather unsatisfied or not at all satisfied with the quality of the air and the noise level in your city?" inhabitants of 83 European cities were asked in 2015. Results show significant disparities between capital cities in the European Union (EU), with levels of satisfaction regarding air quality ranging from 22% to 88% and for noise levels from 31% to 82%.
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Volume of retail trade stable in euro area

Pe, 03/06/2016 - 12:00
In April 2016 compared with March 2016, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade remained stable in the euro area (EA19) and rose by 0.5% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In March the retail trade volume fell by 0.6% in both zones.
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Industrial producer prices down by 0.3% in euro area

To, 02/06/2016 - 12:00
In April 2016, compared with March 2016, industrial producer prices fell by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In March 2016 prices rose by 0.3% in the euro area and by 0.4% in the EU28.
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