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Teenage and older mothers in the EU


In the European Union (EU) the lowest shares of births of first children to teenage mothers in 2015 were recorded in Italy (1.2% of total births of first children), the Netherlands and Slovenia (both ...

More Europeans can afford a one-week annual holiday


At EU level, the share of population who could not afford a one-week annual holiday away from home decreased by 5.1% between 2011 and 2016, from 38.0% to 32.9%. Over the last five years, ...

How many families with children there are in the EU


Last year, the European Union (EU) totalled 220 million households, almost a third of which (65.6 million) had dependent children. In this news item we will be using the term "child" to mean a ...

How many deaths due to assaults in the EU


Out of the 4.9 million deaths reported in the European Union (EU) in 2014, 3 650 (0.07%) were due to assault. The majority of victims were men (64%). In absolute terms, Germany (377 deaths) ...