Statistical Office of the European Communities provides the European
Union with statistics. Eurostat databases and electronic publications
(pdf files) are available free of charge via the website. Statistics
and data are arranged in broad statistical categories referred to as
“Themes” and sub-themes.
yearbook and associated compendium publications span across either the
full range or a large part of Eurostat statistical themes. These
publications provide comparable and harmonised data for the European
Union to use in the definition, implementation and analysis of
is a central database of independent, comparable and up-to-date basic
health statistics. It has been a key source of information on health in
the European Region since WHO/Europe launched it in the mid-1980s. It
contains time series from 1970.
HFA-DB is updated biannually and contains about 600 indicators for the 53 European WHO Member States. The indicators cover:
health status (mortality, morbidity, maternal health and child health);
health determinants (such as lifestyle and environment)
health care (resources and utilization).
HFA-DB allows country and intercountry analyses to be displayed as
charts, curves or maps, which can be exported free of charge to other