Daily smokers of cigarettes in Europe

Daily smokers of cigarettes in Europe

Definition of daily smokers of cigarettes: „Proportion of people who smoke (manufactured and hand-rolled) cigarettes daily according to the level of cigarette smoking using modalities ‚Less than 20 cigarettes per day‘, ’20 or more cigarettes per day‘ and ‚Total daily smokers of cigarettes‘.“ – European Union (Eurostat)  Statistical Population: „All persons aged 15 years or over living in private households and residing in the territory of the country.“ – European Union (Eurostat) Data source: European Union (Eurostat) Metadata: European Health Interview Survey (EHIS)

The Breathing Earth

The Breathing Earth

Data source: NASA Visible Earth Credit (Data source): R. Stöckli, E. Vermote, N. Saleous, R. Simmon and D. Herring (2005). The Blue Marble Next Generation – A true color earth dataset including seasonal dynamics from MODIS. Published by the NASA Earth Observatory. Corresponding author: rstockli@climate.gsfc.nasa.gov

World age structure in 2015

World age structure in 2015

Population structure and ageing in 2015: The following maps are representing the „population – between the ages „0 to 14“, „15 to 64“ and „65 and above“ – as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.“ – World Bank Statistical concept and methodology: „Age structure in World Bank’s population estimates is based on the age structure in United Nations Population Division’s World Population Prospects. For more information, see the original source. Total…

Number of asylum seekers in Europe in 2015

Number of asylum seekers in Europe in 2015

Definition of asylum applicants: „*Asylum applicant‘ means a person having submitted an application for international protection or having been included in such application as a family member during the reference period. ‚Application for international protection‘ means an application for international protection as defined in Art.2(h) of Directive 2011/95/EU, i.e. a request made by a third-country national or a stateless person for protection from a Member State, who can be understood to seek refugee status or subsidiary protection status, and who does not explicitly request another kind of protection, outside the…