Useful data


A growing reviewed collection of useful sources, datasets and data repositories on EU affairs

Forest fires in Europe

Wednesday 25 July 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

The European Forest Fire Information System provides users with rich, fine-grained and constantly updated information on wildland fires in Europe, including forecasts and trends.


European Values Survey

Tuesday 03 July 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A survey to learn about European values.


The different European railway systems

Thursday 28 June 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Railway Performance Index compares the performance of rail systems in European countries.


Televisions and VOD

Tuesday 26 June 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A database provides data on all television channels and on-demand audiovisual services in Europe.


News and digital

Friday 22 June 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2018 focuses on the news industry and news consumption patterns, mainly on digital.


The Europeans’ language skills

Wednesday 20 June 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

An European Survey of Language Competences among 54,000 pupils in 14 countries. 


Mapping Italian news in the lead-up of 2018 general election

Friday 15 June 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

Mapping Italian News sheds light on the main topics and stories that drove attention in the lead-up to March 2018 Italian election.


State of bathing waters in Europe

Tuesday 05 June 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

The annual report on the quality of bathing areas, as reported by the 28 EU Member States, Albania and Switzerland, comes with an interactive map showing the pollution level on 22 000+ beaches across Europe.


Survey on working conditions - Eurofound

Monday 07 May 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Every five years since 1990, Eurofound has published a European survey on working conditions, which in recent years has paid particular attention to gender issues.


Annual survey of the European Observatory on Homelessness

Monday 07 May 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Homeless Journal has been published since 2007 by the European Observatory on Homelessness.