Useful data


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

The latest Useful data:

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


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


Macroeconomics (European Commission)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Ameco is the macroeconomic database of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs.


Gender equality (EIGE)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Institute For Gender Equality (EIGE) is an independent European agency which aims to promote and strengthen gender equality within the EU.


Innovation and R&D (European Commission)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European innovation scorecard, published annually by the European Commission, provides data on innovation, investments in R&D and patent applications.


Housing exclusion (Abbé Pierre-FEANTSA)

Sunday 14 January 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The second overview of Housing Exclusion in Europe (2017) explores housing difficulties, homelessness and evictions across 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.


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.


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.