Furred game
Game shooting 2021/2022
637 395
Gone up vs. 2020/2021
Feathered game
Game shooting 2021/2022
102 084
Sunk vs. 2020/2021
Furred game
Game casualties 2021/2022
113 464
Gone up vs. 2020/2021

For the preparation of the nationwide hunting statistics, regional data on game shootings and wild animal losses (game casualties) of individual ground game and game bird species are collected annually via the responsible federal province offices, after being transferred by the district administration authorities or federal province hunting associations. However, not all hunted wild animal species are included in the survey, but only a certain selection of species, some of which are typical for individual federal provinces. In addition, general characteristics of hunting, such as structural information on hunting areas or information on groups of people associated with hunting, are requested at longer intervals. Hunting is regulated by federal province laws, which delimit the respective regional hunting year in different times (calendar year: Carinthia, Lower Austria, Salzburg, Vienna; 1 February–31 January: Burgenland; 1 April–31 March: Upper Austria, Styria, Tyrol, Vorarlberg).

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, hunting statistics, federal province governments. Compiled on 30 September 2022.

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