Useful data


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

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.


Council of Europe Annual Penal Statistics (SPACE)

Monday 05 March 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

The most comprehensive set of data about imprisonment and community sanctions in Europe


Registry of Research Data Repositories

Friday 23 February 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

A large number of data repositories created by scholars worldwide, covering many different topics


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.


Pension schemes (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 (EurObserv’ER)

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 market (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.


Quality of the air (EEA)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

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


Safety and health at work (ESENER)

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.