Press releases

The complete press releases of the previous year and all those hitherto issued in the current year are listed below in chronological order. The time interval and/or the subject matter can be selected using the filters.

23.09.2020Transport volume by rail fell by almost 20% in the second quarter of 2020; transport volume on the Danube decreased only slightlyPDF39 KB
18.09.2020Emma and Maximilian were the most popular baby names in 2019PDF39 KB
17.09.2020Causes of death 2019: mainly age-related causes; one quarter died due to cancerPDF38 KB
17.09.2020Inflation decreased to 1.4% in August 2020 (HICP: 1.4%)PDF41 KB
15.09.2020Most employees earned between €10 and €15 per hour; strong wage differences by economic sectorsPDF43 KB
15.09.2020Decreasing costs for road and bridge construction in August 2020PDF36 KB
10.09.2020Live births 2019: 30.1% were born by caesarean section; 7.4% preterm birthsPDF37 KB
09.09.2020Austrian labour market during the corona crisis: 3% fewer employees in the second quarter 2020, working hours gradually normalising in JunePDF40 KB
09.09.202030.1% decrease in new passenger car registrations in August 2020PDF47 KB
08.09.2020Statistical Yearbook on Migration & Integration 2020: more than two million people with foreign background in AustriaPDF40 KB
08.09.2020Foreign trade shows first possible signs of recovery: imports and exports in June 2020 each sunk by around 5%PDF42 KB
07.09.2020Wholesale price index decreased by 4.0% in August 2020PDF37 KB
03.09.2020Considerable decrease of turnover in services by 27.9% in the second quarter of 2020PDF37 KB
02.09.202029.8% of women aged 18 to 25 studied at post-secondary institutions in the winter semester 2019/20PDF38 KB
02.09.202016 319 divorces and 121 dissolutions of registered partnerships in 2019PDF38 KB
01.09.2020Minimum income scheme 2019: number of supported persons decreased by 7.6% to 267 683PDF40 KB
31.08.2020Flash estimates for July 2020 show further year-on-year declines in industryPDF38 KB
31.08.2020Turnover in industry and construction decreased by 23.5% in May 2020; January to May 2020 -14.0% PDF41 KB
28.08.2020Industrial producer prices fell by 2.1% in July 2020PDF37 KB
28.08.2020Meat consumption declined in 2019, manufacturing of animal products sunk by 1%PDF41 KB
28.08.2020Half time tourism summer season 2020: 21.5 million nights spent ( 44.6%); resident guests cushion decline in July ( 17.4%) significantlyPDF53 KB
26.08.2020Each of 19 269 new employer enterprises created 3.4 jobs on average in 2018PDF38 KB
25.08.2020Production index declined by 10.3% in June 2020PDF37 KB
21.08.2020Number of cattle declined in 2020, pig stock increased compared to the previous yearPDF54 KB
19.08.2020Number of naturalisations decreased by 20.5% during the first half of 2020PDF39 KB
19.08.2020Inflation increased to 1.7% in July 2020 (HICP: 1.8%)PDF41 KB
14.08.2020Decreasing costs for road and bridge construction in July 2020PDF36 KB
12.08.2020Driver's licences issued in 2019 increase significantly for the first time since 2015, decline in moped driving licencesPDF66 KB
11.08.2020Fewer new registrations in July 2020: motor vehicles -13.2%; passenger cars -21.1%PDF47 KB
10.08.2020Construction output price index second quarter 2020: increasing prices in all construction branchesPDF37 KB
07.08.2020Foreign trade January to May 2020: decrease in imports (-14.3%) and exports (-12.9%)PDF41 KB
07.08.2020Wholesale price index decreased by 4.6% in July 2020PDF37 KB
05.08.2020Turnover in Austrian retail sector decreased by 1.9% in the first half of 2020PDF37 KB
03.08.2020Road freight transport volume of Austrian enterprises declined by almost 15% in the second quarter of 2020 PDF39 KB
30.07.2020Flash estimates for June 2020: further declines in industry, recovery in constructionPDF37 KB
30.07.2020Turnover in industry and construction decreased by 25.6% in April 2020; January to April 2020 -11.6% PDF41 KB
30.07.2020Industrial producer prices declined by 2.1% in June 2020PDF38 KB
29.07.2020Fewer road traffic accidents in the first quarter of 2020, but number of fatalities increased PDF56 KB
29.07.2020The Austrian labour market during the corona crisis – labour market data of June 2020PDF39 KB
28.07.2020Child and youth welfare in 2019: 36 509 minors supported in, 12 785 outside of their familiesPDF40 KB
27.07.2020Tourism summer season 2020: number of nights spent in June decreased by 59%PDF49 KB
24.07.2020Production index in May 2020 fell by 13.5% compared to May 2019PDF38 KB
22.07.2020Number of under three year olds in day-care centres almost doubled within ten yearsPDF36 KB
17.07.2020One-day registrations of passenger cars dropped by 39.4% in the first half of 2020PDF46 KB
17.07.2020Inflation increased to 1.1% in June 2020 (HICP: 1.1%)PDF41 KB
16.07.202046 034 marriages and 1 269 registered partnerships in 2019PDF38 KB
15.07.2020Registrations of used passenger cars decreased by 11.5% in the first half year of 2020PDF47 KB
15.07.2020Decreasing costs for almost all construction branches in June 2020PDF37 KB
15.07.2020Regional foreign trade 2019: Vienna and Upper Austria with strongest increases in exportPDF41 KB
09.07.2020About 4% of deaths in March and April 2020 due to COVID-19PDF322 KB
09.07.2020New passenger car registrations decreased by more than one third in the first half-year 2020PDF51 KB
08.07.2020Foreign trade January to April 2020: decrease in imports (-11.3%) and exports (-9.3%)PDF41 KB
07.07.2020Wholesale price index decreased by 5.1% in June 2020PDF36 KB
06.07.2020Austrian population reached 8.901 million on 1 January 2020 – increase of 0.48% in 2019PDF39 KB
06.07.2020Net Migration of 2019 (+40 613) 15% higher than in 2018PDF39 KB
06.07.20201 566 more births than deaths in 2019PDF36 KB
01.07.2020The Austrian labour market during the corona crisis – labour market data of May 2020PDF40 KB
30.06.2020Quarterly government debt at the end of March 2020 rose by €8.7 bn compared to the end of 2019PDF39 KB
30.06.2020Turnover in industry and construction decreased by 6.8% in the first quarter of 2020; construction +3.4%PDF41 KB
30.06.2020Industrial producer prices went down by 2.7% in May 2020PDF37 KB
29.06.2020Business demography 2018: 41 087 new enterprises, enterprise creation rate 7.4%PDF38 KB
29.06.2020Tourism summer season 2020 started in May with a 90% decrease in overnight stays compared to the same month last yearPDF46 KB
26.06.2020Foreign trade 2019 (final results): increase in imports (+1.1%) and exports (+2.3%)PDF40 KB
25.06.2020Raw milk production 2019: less cow and sheep milk, increasing goat milk productionPDF52 KB
25.06.2020Production index in April 2020 decreased by 21.4% compared to April 2019PDF37 KB
24.06.202063% of the Austrian enterprises set innovation activitiesPDF57 KB