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11 Jul 2018

Eurostat publishes 2018 edition of "The EU in the World"

Eurostat, the European Union's statistical office, has published the fifth edition of its annual publication "The EU in the World". The statistical portrait compares the European Union (EU) with the 15 non-EU Group of Twenty (G20) countries in the areas of society, the economy and the environment. It looks at population, living conditions, health, education and training, the labour market, economy and finance, international trade, agriculture and fisheries, industry and services, research and development, transport, environment and energy. The publication provides a balanced set of indicators, with a cross-section of information, using a range of European and international statistics. For many indicators, the total for the world is also included.

The chapter on sicence, technology and digital society looks at key indicators for R&D expenditure and R&D personnel.

For more information:

Eurostat - press release

To download the publication, click here (see pages 112-115 for the chapter on science, technology and digital society)

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