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Business and Consumer Surveys

Business and Consumer Surveys

This site can be found on the Europa Web site, the European Commission's official site, (under Economic and Financial Affairs: Indicators.) It provides data on EU-wide surveys of consumer behaviour. The Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs conducts harmonised surveys for various sectors of industry across the EU and applicant countries. The User Guide explains in detail exactly how these surveys are carried out. They cover construction, industry (manufacturing), retail trade and the services sectors.There is a release calendar for the surveys and reports are available in PDF format. (Power Archiver software is needed to download some data). Previous years' surveys are archived. A good site for researchers who already understand something about the EU and consumer behaviour.


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