In 2016, the number of nights spent in tourist accommodation establishments in the European Union (EU) is expected to have reached more than 2.8 billion, up by 2.0% compared with 2015. Since 2009, there has been a steady increase in the number of nights spent in tourist accommodation establishments in the EU, notably driven by the rise in the nights spent by non-residents of the Member State.
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At the end of the third quarter of 2016, the government debt to GDP ratio in the euro area (EA19) stood at 90.1%, compared with 91.2% at the end of the second quarter of 2016. In the EU28, the ratio decreased from 84.2% to 83.3%. Compared with the third quarter of 2015, the government debt to GDP ratio fell in both the euro area (from 91.5% to 90.1%) and the EU28 (from 85.9% to 83.3%).
In the third quarter of 2016, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 1.7% in the euro area (EA19), an increase compared with 1.5% in the second quarter of 2016. In the EU28, the deficit to GDP ratio stood at 1.9%, a slight increase compared with 1.8% in the previous quarter.
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For all surveyed sectors taken together, the proportion of respondents expecting their business situation to be better (13%) in Q1 2017 over Q4 2016 is broadly similar to that expecting it to be worse (14%).
House prices, as measured by the House Price Index, rose by 3.4% in the euro area and by 4.3% in the EU in the third quarter of 2016 compared with the same quarter of the previous year. These figures come from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
The EU28 seasonally adjusted current account of the balance of payments recorded a surplus of €15.8 bn in November 2016, compared with surpluses of €15.0 bn in October 2016 and €10.1 bn in November 2015, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 3.3% (provisional figure) in October – December 2016, same as that in September – November 2016. Meanwhile, the underemployment rate remained unchanged at 1.4% in the two periods (provisional figure).
Euro area annual inflation was 1.1% in December 2016, up from 0.6% in November. In December 2015 the rate was 0.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.2% in December 2016, up from 0.6% in November. A year earlier the rate was 0.2%. These figures come from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.