6 billion – Euros in the EU budget to tackle youth unemployment
5.5 million – Youth unemployment in EU…………Therefore
1,200 – Euros spent on each unemployed youth
8 billion – Euros in the EU budget for pension payments and school fees to EU staff
23,000 – Number of staff EU claims to have working for it.
75,000 – Estimate of current and former staff working for EU……..Therefore
106,666 – Euros spent on benefits in addition to salary on each EU employee/former employee
44 billion – Euros in the EU budget to support the Common Agricultural Policy – nearly 2,000 Euros per coo!
Figures/estimates: BBC/European Commission
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