Eurostat yearbook. This title offers good coverage of national and European-wide statistical indicators. Title is available electronically and in print. Narrative in each chapter offers insight into European priorities.
ICPSR. The University of Iowa maintains membership in the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), which is operated by the University of Michigan. This membership enables members of the University community to obtain a vast array of data for secondary data analysis regarding economic, education, health, international, legal, legislative, political, and other areas of social research. At the University of Iowa, ICPSR is housed by the Iowa Social Science Research Center (ISRC).
United Nations Statistics Division - Statistical Databases The United Nations compiles a data from national and international sources. The links from this page might be a useful entry point.