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Annual inflation stable at 1.0% in the euro area

Wednesday, 18.9.2019 - 12:00
The euro area annual inflation rate was 1.0% in August 2019, stable compared to July. A year earlier, the rate was 2.1%. European Union annual inflation was 1.4% in August 2019, stable compared to July. A year earlier, the rate was 2.2%. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Production in construction down by 0.7% in euro area

Wednesday, 18.9.2019 - 12:00
In July 2019 compared with June 2019, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.7% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.1% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In June 2019, production in construction increased by 0.6% in the euro area and by 0.1% in the EU28.

Euro area job vacancy rate at 2.3%

Monday, 16.9.2019 - 12:00
The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA19) was 2.3% in the second quarter of 2019, stable compared with the previous quarter and up from 2.1% in the second quarter of 2018, according to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the EU28, the job vacancy rate was also 2.3% in the second quarter of 2019, stable compared with the previous quarter and up from 2.2% in the second quarter of 2018.

Annual growth in labour costs at 2.7% in euro area

Friday, 13.9.2019 - 12:00
Hourly labour costs rose by 2.7% in the euro area (EA19) and by 3.1% in the EU28 in the second quarter of 2019, compared with the same quarter of the previous year. In the first quarter of 2019, hourly labour costs increased by 2.5% and 2.7% respectively. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Euro area international trade in goods surplus €24.8 bn

Friday, 13.9.2019 - 12:00
The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in July 2019 was €206.5 billion, an increase of 6.2% compared with July 2018 (€194.5 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €181.7 bn, a rise of 2.3% compared with July 2018 (€177.6 bn). As a result, the euro area recorded a €24.8 bn surplus in trade in goods with the rest of the world in July 2019, compared with +€16.9 bn in July 2018. Intra-euro area trade rose to €165.6 bn in July 2019, up by 1% compared with July 2018.

Industrial production down by 0.4% in euro area

Thursday, 12.9.2019 - 12:00
In July 2019 compared with June 2019, seasonally adjusted industrial production fell by 0.4% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.1% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In June 2019, industrial production fell by 1.4% in both the euro area and EU28.

Regional diversity in the EU – how does your region compare?

Thursday, 12.9.2019 - 12:00
Is it easier to find a job in your region than in other regions of the European Union (EU)? Is the median age of the population higher or lower than elsewhere in the EU? What are the main business activities of your region? How much money is invested in research and innovation? Is your region richer than others? Which region has the highest internet use?

GDP up by 0.2% and employment up by 0.2% in the euro area

Friday, 6.9.2019 - 12:00
GDP growth in the euro area and EU28 Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.2% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 during the second quarter of 2019, compared with the previous quarter, according to an estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the first quarter of 2019, GDP had grown by 0.4% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28.

For people under 75, two deaths out of three in the EU could have been avoided

Thursday, 5.9.2019 - 12:00
In the European Union (EU), about 1.7 million persons aged less than 75 died in 2016. Among them, around 1.2 million deaths could be considered as premature according to the recently developed Eurostat-OECD list of avoidable mortality. Out of those, 741 000 preventable deaths could have been avoided through effective public health and primary prevention interventions, and 422 000 treatable deaths through timely and effective health care interventions.

Volume of retail trade down by 0.6% in euro area

Wednesday, 4.9.2019 - 12:00
In July 2019 compared with June 2019, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade fell by 0.6% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.5% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In June 2019, the retail trade volume increased by 1.2% in the euro area and by 1.3% in the EU28.

Industrial producer prices up by 0.2% in euro area

Tuesday, 3.9.2019 - 12:00
In July 2019, compared with June 2019, industrial producer prices rose by 0.2% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.3% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In June 2019, prices decreased by 0.6% in the euro area and by 0.7% in the EU28.

Euro area unemployment at 7.5%

Friday, 30.8.2019 - 12:00
The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 7.5% in July 2019, stable compared with June 2019 and down from 8.1% in July 2018. This remains the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since July 2008. The EU28 unemployment rate was 6.3% in July 2019, stable compared with June 2019 and down from 6.8% in July 2018. This remains the lowest rate recorded in the EU28 since the start of the EU monthly unemployment series in January 2000. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Euro area annual inflation stable at 1.0%

Friday, 30.8.2019 - 12:00
Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 1.0% in August 2019, stable compared to July according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Production in construction unchanged in euro area

Tuesday, 20.8.2019 - 12:00
In June 2019 compared with May 2019, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector remained unchanged in the euro area (EA19) and decreased by 0.3% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In May 2019, production in construction decreased by 0.5% in the euro area and by 0.4% in the EU28.

Production in construction unchanged in euro area

Tuesday, 20.8.2019 - 12:00
In June 2019 compared with May 2019, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector remained unchanged in the euro area (EA19) and decreased by 0.3% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In May 2019, production in construction decreased by 0.5% in the euro area and by 0.4% in the EU28.

Annual inflation down to 1.0% in the euro area

Monday, 19.8.2019 - 12:00
The euro area annual inflation rate was 1.0% in July 2019, down from 1.3% in June. A year earlier, the rate was 2.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.4% in July 2019, down from 1.6% in June. A year earlier, the rate was 2.2%. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Euro area international trade in goods surplus €20.6 bn

Friday, 16.8.2019 - 12:00
The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in June 2019 was €189.9 billion, a decrease of 4.7% compared with June 2018 (€199.3 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €169.3 bn, a fall of 4.1% compared with June 2018 (€176.6 bn). As a result, the euro area recorded a €20.6 bn surplus in trade in goods with the rest of the world in June 2019, compared with +€22.6 bn in June 2018. Intra-euro area trade fell to €160.5 bn in June 2019, down by 6.6% compared with June 2018.

Euro area international trade in goods surplus €20.6 bn

Friday, 16.8.2019 - 12:00
The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in June 2019 was €189.9 billion, a decrease of 4.7% compared with June 2018 (€199.3 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €169.3 bn, a fall of 4.1% compared with June 2018 (€176.6 bn). As a result, the euro area recorded a €20.6 bn surplus in trade in goods with the rest of the world in June 2019, compared with +€22.6 bn in June 2018. Intra-euro area trade fell to €160.5 bn in June 2019, down by 6.6% compared with June 2018.

Industrial production down by 1.6% in euro area

Wednesday, 14.8.2019 - 12:00
In June 2019 compared with May 2019, seasonally adjusted industrial production fell by 1.6% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.5% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In May 2019, industrial production rose by 0.8% in the euro area and by 0.9% in the EU28. Gegenüber Juni 2018 ging die Industrieproduktion im Juni 2019 im Euroraum um 2,6% und in der EU28 um 1,9% zurück. In June 2019 compared with June 2018, industrial production decreased by 2.6% in the euro area and by 1.9% in the EU28.

GDP and employment both up by 0.2% in the euro area

Wednesday, 14.8.2019 - 12:00
Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.2% in both the euro area (EA19) and in the EU28 during the second quarter of 2019, compared with the previous quarter, according to a flash estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the first quarter of 2019, GDP had grown by 0.4% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28.

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