Useful data


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

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. 


Human Rights Data and Dataviz

Sunday 29 April 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

Based in New Zealand, the Human Rights Measurement Initiative (HRMI) has launched its first set of data tracking the human rights performance of countries around the world.


Quality of Life in Europe Survey - Eurofound

Thursday 26 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Published every 4 years since 2003, Eurofound's Quality of Life in Europe survey examines the living conditions and perceptions of European citizens on topics as diverse as employment, housing, health or the balance between work and private life.


OECD Development cooperation report

Wednesday 25 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The OECD Development Cooperation Report is published annually by the OECD Development Cooperation Directorate.


Survey of companies in Europe – Eurofound

Saturday 14 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A survey of companies in Europe is published every four years by Eurofound, mapping business practices and enabling comparisons across Europe.