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The EU has almost reached its target for share of persons aged 30 to 34 with tertiary education

Today, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, publishes the most recent data for the EU and its Member States on achievement against the two Europe 2020 education headline targets.

More : The EU has almost reached its target for share of persons aged 30 to 34 with tertiary education …

Seasonally adjusted government deficit unchanged at 0.6% of GDP in the euro area

In the fourth quarter of 2017, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 0.6% in the euro area (EA-19), stable compared with the third quarter of 2017.

More : Seasonally adjusted government deficit unchanged at 0.6% of GDP in the euro area …

Government debt fell to 86.7% of GDP in euro area

At the end of the fourth quarter of 2017, the government debt to GDP ratio in the euro area (EA-19) stood at 86.7%, compared with 88.1% at the end of the third quarter of 2017.

More : Government debt fell to 86.7% of GDP in euro area …

Key figures

Europe in figures (EU-28)
Population2017511.5 mn
Population change rate per 1,000 inh.2016+2.4
Population density2016 118 inh./km2
Life expectancy (female)201683.6 years
Life expectancy (male)201678.2 years
Gross domestic product per inh.201729,900 EUR
Real GDP growth rate2017+2.4%
Inflation rate2017+1.7%

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