Useful data


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

Populist parties across Europe (The PopuList)

Thursday 14 February 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The PopuList offers an overview of EU national parties to map the populist, extremist and eurosceptic landscape.


Democracy and elections worldwide (International IDEA)

Thursday 14 February 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) is an intergovernmental organization that supports sustainable democracy worldwide.


Arms in South-Eastern and Eastern Europe (SEESAC)

Saturday 02 February 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The SEESAC organization publishes data on the proliferation of light weapons, on armed violence, as well as on regional arms exports.


European vehicle market (ICCT)

Tuesday 29 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The ICCT publishes every year a statistical overview of the European car fleet. The data goes ten years back, allowing a full appreciation of the recent market evolution.


Progress in European integration (OFCE)

Monday 28 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The French Economic Observatory (OFCE) devoted a journal issue to improvements in European integration.


European football (UEFA)

Monday 28 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The UEFA publishes an annual "European Club Footballing Landscape", an overview of European clubs, their influence and financial health.


Platform workers (European Commission)

Monday 28 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

How many are there? Who are they? What kind of work do they do? These are all questions that the report seeks to answer, with figures to support them.


Green finance (IDFC)

Sunday 27 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The annual "Green Finance Mapping" report examines the financing granted by every large development bank in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions or to adapt to climate change.


Social expenditure (OECD)

Sunday 27 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The OECD has just published a new report on the level of social expenditure. 


Economic and social convergence within the EU (Eurofound)

Saturday 26 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

In order to shed light on the issue of convergence within European countries, Eurofund published two reports in December 2018.