Useful data


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

The latest Useful data:

State of bathing waters in Europe

Tuesday 05 June 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

The annual report on the quality of bathing areas, as reported by the 28 EU Member States, Albania and Switzerland, comes with an interactive map showing the pollution level on 22 000+ beaches across Europe.


Human Rights Data and Dataviz

Sunday 29 April 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

Based in New Zealand, the Human Rights Measurement Initiative (HRMI) has launched its first set of data tracking the human rights performance of countries around the world.


Human trafficking in Europe monitored by GRETA

Tuesday 10 April 2018 | VoxEurop

Each year since 2012, the Council of Europe publishes a report from the Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Traffickers in Human Beings (GRETA) on trafficking for labour exploitation in Europe.


The European Perinatal Health Report - EuroPeristat

Thursday 12 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The Euro-Peristat report presents data on perinatal health in 26 EU members plus Iceland, Norway and Switzerland.


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.


OECD Development cooperation report

Wednesday 25 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The OECD Development Cooperation Report is published annually by the OECD Development Cooperation Directorate.


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


Annual survey of the European Observatory on Homelessness

Monday 07 May 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Homeless Journal has been published since 2007 by the European Observatory on Homelessness. 


Survey on working conditions - Eurofound

Monday 07 May 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Every five years since 1990, Eurofound has published a European survey on working conditions, which in recent years has paid particular attention to gender issues.


Quality of Life in Europe Survey - Eurofound

Thursday 26 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Published every 4 years since 2003, Eurofound's Quality of Life in Europe survey examines the living conditions and perceptions of European citizens on topics as diverse as employment, housing, health or the balance between work and private life.