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Euro area job vacancy rate at 2.1%

The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA-19) was 2.1% in the second quarter of 2018, stable compared with the previous quarter and up from 1.9% in the second quarter of 2017, according to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

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Annual inflation down to 2.0% in the euro area

The euro area annual inflation rate was 2.0% in August 2018, down from 2.1% in July 2018.

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European Union (EU-28)
Population2018512.6 mn
Population change rate per 1,000 inh.2017+2.2
Population density2016 118 inh./km2
Life expectancy (female)201683.6 years
Life expectancy (male)201678.2 years
Gross domestic product per inh.201730,000 EUR
Real GDP growth rate2017+2.4%
Inflation rate2017+1.7%

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