Useful data


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

The State of housing in the EU – Housing Europe

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Housing Europe is a European federation for public, cooperative and social housing, which manage over 26 million homes in 24 countries – 11% of existing dwellings in Europe.


Pensions at a glance - OECD

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Every two years, the OECD publishes a very thorough report on pension schemes in OECD and G20 countries.


Renewable energy in the EU

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Since 1998, the EurObserv’ER barometer has annually measured the progress made in renewable energy in each EU member state.


Housing markets across Europe – OECD

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Launched in 2017, the OECD’s affordable housing database compiles all the pertinent data for an analysis of developments in housing markets across Europe.


Report on air quality – European Environment Agency

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Every year, the European Environment Agency publishes a report on air quality in Europe.


The ESENER survey – European Agency for Safety and Health at Work

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European survey of enterprises on new and emerging risks is a vast study which examines the way in which the risks relating to health and safety are managed by European enterprises.


Housing exclusion in Europe

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The second overview of Housing Exclusion in Europe (2017) explores housing difficulties, homelessness and evictions across Europe.


European innovation scorecard – European Commission

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European innovation scorecard, published annually by the European Commission, provides data on innovation, investments in R&D and patent applications.


The database of the European Institute For Gender Equality (EIGE)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Institute For Gender Equality (EIGE) is an independent European agency which aims to promote and strengthen gender equality within the EU.


The Ameco database - European Commission

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Ameco is the macroeconomic database of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs.