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International Rankings of European Union - 2024


SOURCE: 2024 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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This table lists the international rankings of European Union, in all categories that are published in the CIA World Factbook, and those that we derived from them. Additional international rankings of European Union, can be found in the main country ranks menu.
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Ranked Data Rank Value Year
Communications
Broadband - fixed subscriptions - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 16 37 2020
Broadband - fixed subscriptions - total 3 163.773 million 2020
Internet users - percent of population 20 87 % 2021
Internet users - total 4 389.064 million 2021
Telephones - fixed lines - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 24 36 2020
Telephones - fixed lines - total subscriptions 3 155.005 million 2022
Telephones - mobile cellular - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 42 121 2020
Telephones - mobile cellular - total subscriptions 4 540.558 million 2020
Economy
Average household expenditures - on alcohol and tobacco 59 N/A % of household expenditures 2024
Average household expenditures - on food 95 N/A % of household expenditures 2024
Budget - expenditures 229 N/A US Dollars 2024
Budget - revenues 229 N/A US Dollars 2024
Budget surplus (+) or deficit (-) 59 3 % of GDP 0
Current account balance 1 404.900 billion US Dollars 2017
Debt - external 2 29.270 trillion US Dollars 2016
Exports 2 8.705 trillion US Dollars 2021
GDP (official exchange rate) 3 17.110 trillion US Dollars 2017
GDP - composition by end use - exports of goods and services 73 43.9 % of GDP 2016
GDP - composition by end use - government consumption 46 20.4 % of GDP 2016
GDP - composition by end use - household consumption 134 54.4 % of GDP 2016
GDP - composition by end use - imports of goods and services 78 40.5 % of GDP 2016
GDP - composition by end use - investment in fixed capital 89 19.8 % of GDP 2016
GDP - composition by end use - investment in inventories 52 0.4 % of GDP 2016
GDP - composition by sector of origin - agriculture 135 1.6 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - industry 90 25.1 % of GDP 2017
GDP - composition by sector of origin - services 54 70.9 % of GDP 2017
Gini Index coefficient - distribution of family income 103 30.8 % 2016
Household income or consumption by percentage share - highest 10% 92 23.8 % share of income accruing to lowest and highest 10% of population 2016
Household income or consumption by percentage share - lowest 10% 23 2.8 % share of income accruing to lowest and highest 10% of population 0
Imports 2 8.037 trillion US Dollars 2021
Industrial production growth rate 66 6.43 % 2021
Inflation rate (consumer prices) 116 2.55 % 2021
Labor force 4 217.042 million US Dollars 2021
Population below poverty line 139 9.8 % 2013
Public debt 36 86.8 % of GDP 2014
Real GDP (purchasing power parity) 3 19.739 trillion US Dollars 2021
Real GDP growth rate 81 5.39 % 2021
Real GDP per capita 37 44100 US Dollars 2021
Remittances 126 0.78 2021
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold 4 740.900 billion US Dollars 2014
Taxes and other revenues 90 19.41 % of GDP 0
Unemployment rate 104 7.05 % 2021
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - female 96 20.4 % 0
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - male 69 18.9 % 0
Youth unemployment rate (ages 15-24) - total 69 19.5 % 2021
Energy
Carbon dioxide emissions - from coal and metallurgical coke 129 N/A metric tonnes of CO2 2024
Carbon dioxide emissions - from consumed natural gas 125 N/A metric tonnes of CO2 2024
Carbon dioxide emissions - from petroleum and other liquids 212 N/A metric tonnes of CO2 2024
Coal - consumption 123 N/A metric tons 2024
Coal - exports 63 N/A metric tons 2024
Coal - imports 113 N/A metric tons 2024
Coal - production 76 N/A metric tons 2024
Coal - proven reserves 76 N/A metric tons 2024
Electricity - consumption 212 N/A kWh 2024
Electricity - exports 99 N/A kWh 2024
Electricity - imports 118 N/A kWh 2024
Electricity - installed generating capacity 207 N/A kWh 2024
Electricity - transmission/distribution losses 205 N/A kWh 2024
Electricity access - electrification - rural areas 1 99.9 2021
Electricity access - electrification - total population 1 99.9 2021
Electricity access - electrification - urban areas 2 99.9 2021
Electricity access - population without electricity 26 N/A 2024
Electricity generation sources - biomass and waste 58 N/A % 2024
Electricity generation sources - fossil fuels 162 N/A % 2024
Electricity generation sources - geothermal 18 N/A % 2024
Electricity generation sources - hydroelectricity 133 N/A % 2024
Electricity generation sources - nuclear 35 N/A % 2024
Electricity generation sources - solar 70 N/A % 2024
Electricity generation sources - tide and wave 7 N/A % 2024
Electricity generation sources - wind 74 N/A % 2024
Energy consumption per capita 196 N/A Btu/person 2024
Natural gas - consumption 122 N/A cubic meters 2024
Natural gas - exports 58 N/A cubic meters 2024
Natural gas - imports 89 N/A cubic meters 2024
Natural gas - production 98 N/A cubic meters 2024
Natural gas - proven reserves 93 N/A cubic meters 2024
Petroleum - crude oil and lease condensate exports 74 N/A bbl/day 2024
Petroleum - crude oil and lease condensate imports 83 N/A bbl/day 2024
Petroleum - crude oil estimated reserves 90 N/A bbl/day 2024
Petroleum - refined petroleum consumption 195 N/A bbl/day 2024
Petroleum - total petroleum production 107 N/A bbl/day 2024
Refined petroleum products - exports 5 2.196 million bbl/day 2017
Refined petroleum products - imports 2 8.613 million bbl/day 2017
Refined petroleum products - production 3 11.660 million bbl/day 2016
Environment
Air pollutants - carbon dioxide emissions 184 N/A megatons 2024
Air pollutants - methane emissions 185 N/A megatons 2024
Air pollutants - particulate matter emissions 190 N/A micrograms per cubic meter 2024
Land use - agricultural land 198 N/A 2024
Land use - arable land 161 N/A 2024
Land use - forest 185 N/A 2024
Land use - permanent crops 87 N/A 2024
Land use - permanent pasture 163 N/A 2024
Revenue from coal 31 0.02 % of GDP 2018
Revenue from forest resources 93 0.05 % of GDP 2018
Total renewable water resources 11 1.700 trillion cubic meters 2019
Total water withdrawal - agricultural 146 N/A cubic meters 2024
Total water withdrawal - industrial 109 N/A cubic meters 2024
Total water withdrawal - municipal 115 N/A cubic meters 2024
Urbanization - rate of urbanization 178 N/A 2024
Urbanization - urban population 183 N/A 2024
Geography
Area - land 249 N/A sq km 2024
Area - total 10 4.236 million sq km 0
Area - water 227 N/A sq km 2024
Coastline 4 53563.9 km 0
Elevation - highest point 31 4810 meters 0
Elevation - lowest point 40 7 meters 0
Elevation - mean elevation 152 N/A meters 2024
Irrigated land 6 154539.82 sq km 2011
Land boundaries - total 5 13770 km 0
Land use - agricultural land 198 N/A 2024
Land use - arable land 161 N/A 2024
Land use - forest 185 N/A 2024
Land use - permanent crops 87 N/A 2024
Land use - permanent pasture 163 N/A 2024
Military
Military expenditures 50 N/A % of GDP 2024
Population
Alcohol consumption per capita - beer 153 N/A liters of pure alcohol 2024
Alcohol consumption per capita - other alcohols 64 N/A liters of pure alcohol 2024
Alcohol consumption per capita - spirits 136 N/A liters of pure alcohol 2024
Alcohol consumption per capita - total 169 N/A liters of pure alcohol 2024
Alcohol consumption per capita - wine 97 N/A liters of pure alcohol 2024
Birth rate 160 N/A births/1,000 population 2020
Child marriage - men married by age 18 45 N/A 2024
Child marriage - women married by age 15 58 N/A 2024
Child marriage - women married by age 18 82 N/A 2024
Children under the age of 5 years underweight 89 N/A % 0
Contraceptive prevalence rate 130 N/A % 0
Current health expenditure 93 N/A % of GDP 2024
Currently married women (ages 15-49) 165 N/A % 2024
Death rate 95 N/A deaths/1,000 population 2021
Dependency ratios - elderly dependency ratio 156 N/A % 0
Dependency ratios - potential support ratio 131 N/A % 0
Dependency ratios - total dependency ratio 184 N/A % 0
Dependency ratios - youth dependency ratio 191 N/A % 0
Drinking water source - improved 66 N/A % of population 0
Drinking water source - rural 110 N/A % of population 0
Drinking water source - total 103 N/A % of population 0
Drinking water source - unimproved 65 N/A % of population 0
Education expenditures 36 5 % of GDP 2020
Gross reproduction rate 114 N/A % 2024
Infant mortality rate - female 189 3.62 deaths/1,000 live births 0
Infant mortality rate - male 158 3.32 deaths/1,000 live births 0
Infant mortality rate - total 156 3.47 deaths/1,000 live births 2021
Life expectancy at birth - female 76 82.51 years 0
Life expectancy at birth - male 71 72.98 years 0
Life expectancy at birth - total population 54 77.63 years 2021
Literacy - definition 3 N/A 2024
Literacy - female 122 N/A % 0
Literacy - male 100 N/A % 0
Literacy - total population 110 N/A % 0
Maternal mortality ratio 122 N/A deaths/100,000 live births 2024
Median age - female 55 45.5 years 0
Median age - male 21 42.6 years 0
Median age - total 22 44 years 2020
Mother's mean age at first birth 86 N/A 2024
Net migration rate 85 2.85 migrant(s)/1,000 population 0
Obesity - adult prevalence rate 145 N/A % 2024
Physicians density 159 N/A physicians/1,000 population 2024
Population 239 N/A 2024
Population growth rate 185 N/A % 2021
Sanitation facility access - improved 95 N/A % of population 0
Sanitation facility access - rural 120 N/A % of population 0
Sanitation facility access - total 122 N/A % of population 0
Sanitation facility access - unimproved 95 N/A % of population 0
Sex ratio - 0-14 years 11 1.05 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - 15-64 years 18 1.05 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - 65 years and over 38 0.75 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - at birth 8 1.06 male(s)/female 0
Sex ratio - total population 24 0.95 male(s)/female 0
Total fertility rate 152 N/A children born/woman 2021
Urbanization - rate of urbanization 178 N/A 2024
Urbanization - urban population 184 N/A 2024
Transportation
Airports 4 4585 2024
Heliports 5 1755 2024
Merchant marine - total 144 N/A 2024
National air transport system - annual freight traffic on registered air carriers 2 31.731 billion 2018
National air transport system - annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers 2 636.860 million 2018
National air transport system - inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers 102 N/A 2024
National air transport system - number of registered air carriers 28 N/A 2024
Railways - narrow gauge 66 N/A 2024
Railways - total 103 N/A km 2024
Roadways - paved 135 N/A km 2024
Roadways - total 142 N/A km 2024
Waterways 5 42000 km 2017

*CALCULATED FIGURES are those that we calculated from data presented by the CIA World Factbook. For example, we calculated population density by dividing the total population by the land area, the electricity consumption per capita by dividing electricity consumption by the total population, etc.

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