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Products and services


STATEC provides the public with a wide range of products and services to guarantee maximum dissemination of information. Standard and tailor-made products are distributed using various means.

Publications

The catalogue of publications, which is distributed free of charge, classifies the publications into series according to their function:

All these publications can be downloaded free of charge in PDF format from the website www.statistiques.public.lu .

www.statistiques.lu - Statistics Portal of Luxembourg

Run in collaboration with other public services, www.statistiques.lu/en/ is the reference portal for Luxembourg statistics. STATEC is responsible for the management and maintenance of this portal.

The Luxembourg statistics portal’s aim is to make statistical information available on line by offering users an extended range of features. Users can also display results on a map of Luxembourg. This mapping tool is the entry point for research into municipalities in the country.

An advanced high-performance search tool allows internet users to create customised tables. There is an advance release calendar for key figures. Users are regularly informed on portal updates through a « newsletter » and RSS flow.

To facilitate the access to the portal content, the research method is based on browser logic focusing on 3 main areas:

Statistical information is organised by theme ( territory and environment, population and employment, enterprises, economy and finance, social conditions ) and by subject. More than 1000 statistical tables can be accessed in dynamic html pages (multidimensional tables) or in Excel format.

Apps and digital interactive publications

STATEC, the app

The app, which is available on the App Store or Google Play, presents relevant official statistics on the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg:

  • news key indicators that are updated on a daily basis (inflation, unemployment, …)
  • basic statistics (Luxembourg in figures)
  • statistics by municipality
  • a simulator to calculate the development of wages according to the changes in the consumer price index
  • a simulator that displays population projections for a given year
  • a simulator that calculates a sum at a given time according to the inflation a simulator that displays data of a chosen age group

LuxStats

LuxStats is an interactive application that presents basic statistics on the Grand Duchy along with definitions and explanations, graphs and maps. It is available for free in French and in English for IOS, Android and Windows 10. Once installed, LuxStats can be used entirely offline.

Exploring Luxembourg

This application was created through collaboration between STATEC and the government’s information and press service (SIP). It is available for free in French, German and English in the App Store (the IOS version is called “ExploringLux”), Google Play et Windows Store. Exploring Luxembourg provides an extensive picture of Luxembourg with all of its diversity. The short texts are illustrated with number of photos, maps and interactive charts.

Social media

You can find STATEC on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Furthermore, STATEC publishes videos regarding events on Vimeo and Youtube.

The information office

The information office is open to the public for information on the offered products and services. It also sells publications. For shorter queries, a telephone service is available. Requests for information by letter, fax or e-mail are centralised and treated as soon as possible.

STATEC carries out research and data compilation on request. This only goes for statistical documentation and electronic files that are directly available. If the required data is not available, STATEC will redirect the information request to other sources.

STATEC also provides information on work carried out by international organisations, the national statistical institutes of other countries and EUROSTAT. An information network operates between STATEC and its statistical partners in the Greater Region of Saarland, Lorraine, Luxembourg, Rhineland-Palatinate and Wallonia.

Documentation center

STATEC’s economical and statistical documentation center (Centre de documentation économique et statistique - Cedes) principally covers publications encompassing statistical (methodology, statistical analysis, statistical data) and economical content. It includes the standard core collections in economics. This center has a library with approximately 2000 linear meters of shelving. Currently, it comprises approximately 22000 volumes of which 6700 monographs and 15000 volumes of economical and statistical periodicals. In addition, the documentation center yields a very important collection of international comparative statistics compilations dating back, in many cases, to the 1950s.

Press releases

Press release, newsletter – 2 terms for the same thing: it is the best way to keep the general public informed through the press.

Those who can’t wait can sign up to receive press releases via www.statistiques.lu. Those with a recent version of one of the common browsers can use RSS technology to receive news automatically.

Symposia and seminars

STATEC regularly organises symposia and seminars on its studies, to which it invites its institutional partners (ministries, general government, research centres and professional organisations).