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Eurostat Regional Yearbook 2012Statistical information is an important tool for understanding and quantifying the impact of political decisions in a specific territory or region.
The Eurostat regional yearbook 2012 gives a detailed picture relating to a broad range of statistical topics across the regions of the 27 Member States of the European Union (EU), as well as the regions of EFTA and candidate countries.
Each chapter presents statistical information in maps, figures and tables, accompanied by a description of the main findings, data sources and policy context.
These regional indicators are presented for the following 11 subjects: economy, population, health, education, the labour market, structural business statistics, tourism, the information society, agriculture, transport, and science, technology and innovation.
In addition, three special focus chapters are included in this edition: these look at European cities and coastal regions, while the publication ends with a description of the methods used to identify rural and urban areas.
The Statistical Atlas is an interactive map viewer for statistical and topographical maps.
See also: Eurostat statistics explained regional yearbook website (only here also in French and German available).
And finally the: Eurostat Regional Yearbook 2011 website. Here you'll find single chapters as pdf or as MS Excel file.
You can download here the following editions:
- 2012 in English.
- 2011 in English.
- 2010 in English, German or French.
- 2009 in English, German or French.
- 2008 in English, German or French.
- 2007 in English, German or French.
- 2006 in English, German or French.
- 2005 in English, German or French.
- 2004 in English, German or French.
- 2003 in English, German or French.