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20.10.2017: European Statistics Day

Tomorrow, European Statistics Day is being celebrated for the second time. With this event, the European statistical community aims at raising awareness of European citizens to the importance, value and power of official statistics.

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New digital publication presenting the life of women and men in Europe

This publication, which is released on the occasion of the European Statistics Day taking place each year on 20 October, is available for the first time in 24 languages.

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Production in construction down by 0.2% in euro area

In August 2017 compared with July 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.2% in the euro area (EA-19) and by 0.4% in the EU-28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

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Key figures

Europe in figures (EU-28)
Population2017511.8 mn
Population change rate per 1,000 inh.2016+3.0
Population density2015 117 inh./km2
Life expectancy (female)201583.3 years
Life expectancy (male)201577.9 years
Gross domestic product per inh.201629,100 EUR
Real GDP growth rate2016+1.9%
Inflation rate2016+0.3%

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