Useful data


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

The latest Useful data:

Survey of companies in Europe – Eurofound

Saturday 14 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A survey of companies in Europe is published every four years by Eurofound, mapping business practices and enabling comparisons across Europe.


Patent applications (EPO)

Monday 09 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Each year, the European Patent Office publishes a series of indicators on patent filings.


Asylum Seekers in Europe (EASO)

Friday 06 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Asylum Support Office (EASO) publishes an annual report on the situation of asylum seekers in Europe.


The EU Integrity Watch

Tuesday 03 April 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

A user-friendly interactive database developed by Transparency International, providing a unique overview of the lobby organisations registered in the EU Transparency Register – the register of Brussels lobbyists.


Progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals

Friday 23 March 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

A rich and diverse set of data providing a broad perspective on changing living conditions in Europe and elsewhere


Gender gap in the ICT sector

Thursday 15 March 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A recent research conducted by the European Institute for Gender Equality shows how much the gap is widening between women and men regarding employment in the ICT sector.  


Arms trade (SIPRI)

Wednesday 14 March 2018 | VoxEurop

According to the latest update to SIPRI Arms Transfers Database, France leads EU countries when it comes to arms trade.


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.


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