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Finding Data: Data on Consumer Spending & Finance - Europe

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    Consumer Spending & Finance - United Kingdom ::

  • Billion Prices Project
    Academic initiative that uses prices collected from hundreds of online retailers around the world on a daily basis to conduct economic research. Data is available for the following: (1) Online - Offline Price Comparison: Online and offline prices for individual goods sold by 56 large multi-channel retailers in 10 countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, Japan, South Africa, UK, and the US. 2014 to 2016 (2) Supermaket Data: Daily prices for all goods sold by 7 of the largest supermarkets in Latin America and the US: 2 in Argentina, 1 in Brazil, 1 in Chile, 1 in Colombia, 1 in Venezuela, and 1 in the US. Covers 2007 to 2011 and (3) Global Retailers Data: Daily prices for all goods sold by APPLE, IKEA, ZARA, and H&M from 2008 to 2013 in 85 countries. Coverage of countries varies by retailer and time (but includes 2008 to 2013).

  • Cost of Living Survey Series
    Consists of 4 studies: "Cost of Living of Industrial Workers in the United States and Europe, 1888-1890", "Cost of Living in the United States, 1917-1919", "Study of Consumer Purchases in the United States, 1935-1936", and "Cost of Living Index for the American States, 1960-2003".

  • Europe and Central Asia - Household Expenditure and Income Data for Transitional Economies 1993-1998
    Includes data from Armenia, Bulgaria, Estonia, Hungary, Kyrgyz Republic, Latvia, Poland, Russia, and the Slovak Republic.

  • Health New Zealand Database on Tobacco Consumption and its determinants in 23 OECD Countries, 1960-2000
    Provides information on consumption and warning labels for cigarettes and tobacco.

  • Ukraine Longitudinal Monitoring Survey (2003-2007)
    Statistically representative sample of the Ukrainian population of about 4,000 households and 8,500 individuals ages 15 to 72. Included an individual questionnaire covering information on sociodemographic characteristics such as employment and health status and a household questionnaire that focused on income and expenditures.

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