Useful data


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

The latest Useful data:

Mapping media literacy practices and activities in the EU

Monday 09 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

For the first time this year, the European Audiovisual Observatory is publishing a study to map media literacy initiatives at national or regional level in the EU


Combat against tax evasion

Monday 09 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The BEPS project ensures that governments acquire national and international instruments to combat tax evasion.


Patent applications (EPO)

Monday 09 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Each year, the European Patent Office publishes a series of indicators on patent filings.


Asylum Seekers in Europe (EASO)

Friday 06 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Asylum Support Office (EASO) publishes an annual report on the situation of asylum seekers in Europe.


The EU Integrity Watch

Tuesday 03 April 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

A user-friendly interactive database developed by Transparency International, providing a unique overview of the lobby organisations registered in the EU Transparency Register – the register of Brussels lobbyists.


Progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals

Friday 23 March 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

A rich and diverse set of data providing a broad perspective on changing living conditions in Europe and elsewhere


Gender gap in the ICT sector

Thursday 15 March 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A recent research conducted by the European Institute for Gender Equality shows how much the gap is widening between women and men regarding employment in the ICT sector.  


Arms trade (SIPRI)

Wednesday 14 March 2018 | VoxEurop

According to the latest update to SIPRI Arms Transfers Database, France leads EU countries when it comes to arms trade.


International Trade in Natural Resources and Sustainability

Friday 09 March 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

Resourcetrade.earth provides data about international trade in natural resources and the sustainability implications of such trade.


Cinema admissions in Europe (LUMIERE)

Friday 09 March 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

The LUMIERE database provides a systematic compilation of available data on admissions to films released in European cinemas since 1996.