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Eurostat Webinar - Finding and Understanding Eurostat Data

Mar 15
2019

This webinar will be held on 15th March 2019 at 11am (CET).  Lecturer:  Luísa Martins; Organisation: Sogeti; E-mail: eurostat.helpdesk_EN [at] sogeti.lu (Eurostat.helpdesk)

Aims

To give a free introductory webinar to better understand how to access and use statistics/data from Eurostat. This webinar explains how the open data can be located, browsed and extracted, and the tools and services available.

The role of metadata in data collection, production and dissemination at national and European level will also be presented during this webinar; and Statistics Explained, the new encyclopedia of EU statistics will be shown.

Eurostat also produces microdata. Access to microdata is restricted to authorised researchers only, but the webinar will outline how institutions can apply for access to these datasets for research purposes.                                                                                                                                                                      

Background information

Eurostat is the statistical office of the European Union. Its task is to provide EU institutions and Member States with statistics at European level that enable comparisons between countries and regions. Today Eurostat offers a range of important and interesting data available to researchers and teachers, governments, businesses, journalists and the public.

Intended public

This activity is designed for a novice audience.

Researchers, practitioners, teachers and students interested in statistics across Europe are invited to attend a free introductory webinar on which services EUROSTAT is offering and on how to use the available tools to access and extract statistical data 

Program

The webinar will include a 40 minute presentation followed by 20 minutes for questions and answers.

Event information
Date: 
15/03/2019