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European Union Studies: Research Guide: Statistics
and Data

Research EU topics using scholarly publications, primary sources, news media and official documents and publications.


Eurostat is the European Union's statistical agency.  The Eurostat site includes more than 1,400 Eurostat publications in PDF format featuring the latest indicators.

Also consult this broader research guide:

Selected Olin reference sources

Eurostat yearbook. Office for Official Publications (OOP).  Olin Library Reference HA1107 .E915 + (latest volume in Reference)

The European population since 1945, ed. Franz Rothenbacher. Palgrave, 2005. Olin Library Reference HB3581.A3 R684 2005

Two volume statistical overview of European countries.

International historical statistics: Europe, 1750-2000, ed.  B.R. Mitchell. Olin Library HA1107 .M5x 2003+.

Social portrait of Europe. [Statistical Office of the European Communities (Eurostat)]. Luxembourg : Office for Official Publications of the European Communities ; Lanham, MD : Unipub [distributor], c1998. Olin Library Reference HC241.2.S538x 1998).

A bit outdated, but thought-provoking statistical thematic overview.

Statistical Yearbook on Candidate and South-East European Countries. 2d. ed. OOP, 2000. Olin Library Oversize HC244.A1 S735+

Contains data for 1994/98-2000.


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