Stats Monitor news


The number of asylum applicants to Austria is declining

Tuesday 08 May 2018 | Newsworthy

New data from Eurostat shows a declining trend in asylum seekers in Austria. At the end of February 2018 1,200 citizens had pending asylum applications in Austria, compared to for example to April 2016 when 4,160 applied for asylum.


Germany dominates EU trade

Tuesday 06 February 2018 | VoxEurop

The EU’s international trade is pretty stable lately, and growing slightly, with Germany towering over its fellow EU members.


Inflation is (finally) back

Monday 05 February 2018 | VoxEurop

According to the latest data from Eurostat, 2017 was marked by an abrupt rise in inflation throughout the EU.


Things are moving along steadily, except for Denmark

Friday 02 February 2018 | Newsworthy

According to the latest data provided by Eurostat, Europe has been experiencing a period of stability and relative economic growth since the end of 2016: +0.7% in the second and third quarters of 2017 for eurozone and EU countries.


Industry is growing, except for Denmark

Thursday 01 February 2018 | VoxEurop

After a few months of relative stability, industrial production is going up again, with the notable exception of Denmark.


Czech Republic leads Europe when it comes to job offers

Wednesday 24 January 2018 | VoxEurop

The Central European country’s jobs vacancy rate is nearly the double than the EU average


Things are calming down

Tuesday 23 January 2018 | VoxEurop

In the second quarter of 2017, there was a slight drop in EU and eurozone government debt


The gender gap is not narrowing

Thursday 18 January 2018 | VoxEurop

In the last ten years, women’s unemployment progressively fell almost to that of men, but in many countries there still are huge differences.


Confidence is back up to pre-crisis levels

Thursday 18 January 2018 | VoxEurop

Indicators of confidence become positive after years of pessimism.


Unemployment back to 2008 levels

Friday 25 August 2017 | VoxEurop

The unemployment rate in Europe has hit its lowest rate since December 2008 for the second month in a row