Archive for June 8th, 2009

The EU countries spent 26.9% of GDP on social protection

According to a report published by Eurostat in recent days, the 27 European Union countries in 2006 spent 26.9% of GDP on social protection. In 2005 and 2004, expenditure on social protection in the 27 EU countries was equal to 27.1% of gross domestic product in 2003 was the [...]