Stats Monitor

What kind of data are in here?

The Stats Monitor makes use of Eurostat data. It currently covers 14 different topics, but we are gradually expanding the range of datasets.

What does the Stats Monitor offer?

The Stats Monitor makes it easier for journalists to track and use newly released data from Eurostat. In short:

  • the Stats Monitor offers ready-made visualizations of the Eurostat data, which are constantly updated. They can be easily adapted to fit the journalist’s needs
  • the Stats Monitor analyzes the new data in order to spot interesting trends and outliers, so as to help journalists to find newsworthy material in them. (Note: this service covers a subset of datasets).

How can you access the Stats Monitor outputs?

At any moment, any user can consult the latest data visualizations and newsleads.

Timeliness is part of the added value of the Stats Monitor: in order to take advantage of it, you can subscribe to our RSS feeds. You can also opt to receive the newsleads of interest to you directly in your inbox:

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How can you build on the Stats Monitor outputs?

  • Data visualizations are easy to adapt in terms of time interval, countries, and other variables. It is easy to shift from one form of visualization to another as well as to change the color palette. On top of that, charts are automatically translated in 10 different languages.
  • The datasets can directly be downloaded in different formats.

Video tutorial

In case you need help to get the most out of the Stats Monitor, you can get in touch with our Help Desk service at any time.

Who is behind the Stats Monitor?

The Stats Monitor is powered by the news services Newsworthy, developed by Journalism++, and LocalFocus. The tool is available in beta version since November 2017: any remark and feedback is very welcome.

Stats Monitor news

The confidence of industrial businesses is decreasing in Latvia — but less rapidly than in the EU

Monday 19 August 2019 | Newsworthy

In July the confidence of industrial businesses in Latvia decreased. 


The confidence of industrial businesses is decreasing more rapidly in The United Kingdom than in the EU

Monday 19 August 2019 | Newsworthy

In July the confidence of industrial businesses in The United Kingdom decreased significantly. 


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The number of asylum applicants from Turkey to Germany reach highest level since 2008

At the end of July 1,275 citizens from Turkey had pending asylum applications in Germany, according to new data from Eurostat. That is more than any month since 2008.

The number of asylum applicants from Syria to Sweden is raising

New data from Eurostat shows a raising trend in asylum seekers from Syria in Sweden. At the end of July 610 citizens from Syria had pending asylum applications in Sweden, compared to for example April when 160 applied for asylum.
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