Family in European Institutions

Teenage and older mothers in the EU

2017.08.08

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

2017.07.31

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

2017.05.31

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

2017.05.25

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) ...