This is an archived press release from 29 April 2021. It reflects the status at that time and is no longer updated here.    
Tables with weekly updated figures can be found on our website.

Press release: 12.501-092/21

Number of deaths increased mid-April

Vienna, 2021-04-29 – According to preliminary results by Statistics Austria, 1 707 people died in Austria in calendar week 15 (from 12 to 18 April 2021). This is an increase from the previous week, when 1 662 people died. Currently, the number of death is 7.2% above the five-year average (2016–2020) for calendar week 15.

Further information on deaths can be found on our website, where an interactive web application – the Atlas of Deaths – also graphically illustrates the development and regional distribution. Detailed results can be found in Statistics Austria's open data repository.

For more detailed information, please refer to the German version.