Since 2010, rents went up by 16% in the European Union, while house prices rose by 34%. This has made ownership unaffordable for many people across the bloc.
By 2080 to 2099, extreme droughts could occur more than every second summer across Europe, according to a new study on the affects of climate change.
Eurostat has created a new country scores tool to compare European Union members on progress towards the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
Major European cities, like Paris and Brussels, have reduced their speed limits, in a continent-wide effort to reduce pedestrian deaths and emissions.
According to the EU's Copernicus Climate Change Service, Europe had its warmest summer on record in 2021, overtaking 2010 and 2018 which were slightly cooler.
On average, 17.1% of households in the EU are overcrowded, according to Eurostat. Montenegro has the highest percentage of overcrowded houses, at 63%.
The banking sector is being reshaped – and banks must now choose how to respond. Here are 5 ways to make the most of this change while lessening its risks.
In the European Union, books are rising in price more slowly than consumer goods – data from Eurostat shows.
Eurostat has revealed the average age young Europeans leave their parent's home, with stark differences between countries such as Sweden and Montenegro.
The number of European Union countries producing coal dropped from 12 to 2 between 1990 and 2020. The decline in consumption of coal accelerated between 2018 and 2020.
New research shows the impact the pandemic has had on Europe's younger generation, with women most affected.
The floods in Europe show infrastructure is vital alongside the EU's climate change plans that involve reducing emissions and boosting economic resilience.
For the strongest pandemic recovery, the IMF advises policy support and interventions continue for those most affected, in a 'gradual and cautious' approach.
In order to achieve the necessary effects, strong measures need to be put in place, such as raising the cost of emitting carbon across different sectors.
The first set of National Recovery and Resilience Plans give reason to be optimistic, but much will depend on their implementation by the member states.