A study by the Washington-based think tank, the Tax Foundation, has found that Greek families pay among the highest rates of tax out of OECD member states.
The latest report on living conditions in Greece by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) has shown that life expectancy at birth as of 2018 came to 84.4 years for women and 79.3 years for men.
The diaNeosis think tank has delved into the lives of Greeks under lockdown to gauge their response to the current situation.
Google has released a set of mobility reports which illustrate how the public’s movements have altered due to the coronavirus outbreak.
The annual OECD study measuring how people feel about their lives in a number of OECD countries has shed light on how Greeks feel about life in their country.
Research from the Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen and Merchants (GSEVEE) has shown that pensions financially support almost half of all households in Greece.
While the popularity of the far right in Greece appeared to wane with the defeat of neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn at the polls, there are worrying signs that some of the extreme ideas once associated with the fringes of politics have been absorbed into the political mainstream.
A study by the diaNeosis think tank has shown that the Greek health system requires a drastic overhaul if it is to meet the growing needs of the population.
A report by the Bennett Institute for Public Policy at the University of Cambridge tracking satisfaction with democracy globally has charted how the feelings of Greeks have fluctuated over past decades and underlines how dissatisfaction grew during the crisis.
One of the more worrying outcomes of Greece’s financial crisis and prolonged recession is the so-called “brain drain”, a wave of emigration by educated young professionals which many fear will severely limit the country’s growth prospects for years to come.