People on the Move is the title of an insightful publication about mobility in Europe. While not solely directed at mobility and culture these statistics give a valuable overview on trends of European mobility, especially about working and studying abroad.
People in today’s Europe are on the move much more than ever before. This mobility can be viewed from many angles, as there are many reasons for moving: migration, education, work or tourism. The digital publication ‘People on the move – Statistics on Mobility’ in Europe shows the latest figures on these movements in many different ways, with a focus on people and not on goods.
The publication focuses in its four chapters in the sections: (1) European melting pot (2) Studying and working abroad (3) Trains, planes and automobiles (4) Out and about concentrates on tourism. The chapter includes the purpose of trips, where tourists stay, the main destinations and transport means. The number of trips and their duration as well as expenditure on trips are also included.
This digital publication containts short texts, interactive visualisation tools as well as infographics. When working in an international context and transnational cooperation ‘People on the Move’ will be a most valuable resource.
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