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Employed - characteristics

Employed
2022
4 442 600
Gone up +136 600 vs. 2021
Employment rate (15 to 64 years)
2022
74.0 %
Gone up +1.6 percentage points vs. 2021
Employment rate of the elderly (55 to 64 years)
2022
56.4 %
Gone up +1.0 percentage points vs. 2021

According to the definitions of the International Labour Organization (ILO), persons are considered to be employed if they have worked at least one hour in the reference week as employees, self-employed persons or family workers. If they have not worked during the reference week due to holidays, illness, parental leave, etc., but are otherwise engaged in work, they are also considered to be in employment.

Employed persons can be represented according to gender, age, education, nationality, professional status (self-employed, employees), occupational groups (ISCO), economic sector (ÖNACE) and regional characteristics. The number of employed persons as a share of the population of certain age groups (employment rate) is shown here, as are time series. The results come from the Microcensus Labour Force Survey (sample survey) as well as the Register-based Census and the Register-based Labour Market Statistics (administrative data).

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, Labour Force Survey (Microcensus) 2022. Compiled on 13 March 2023. – According to international concept (ILO).

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, Labour Force Survey (Microcensus) 2022. Compiled on 13 March 2023. – According to international concept (ILO).

Date Title PDF download
2023-12-07 file Unemployment continued to rise in Q3 2023
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2023-09-07 file Every sixth employed person wants to work less
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2023-07-17 file Census 2021: Austria is growing due to immigration and ageing
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2023-06-07 file Unemployment up slightly in Q1 2023
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2023-03-14 file 7% more part-time workers than in previous year
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2022-12-07 file 91 000 more employed than in third quarter 2021
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2022-09-08 file 33% less unemployed than in second quarter 2021
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2022-06-09 file 33% less unemployed than in first quarter 2021
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2024-12-05 calendar-alt Employed persons 3rd quarter 2024
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2024-09-05 calendar-alt Employed persons 2nd quarter 2024
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2024-06-17 calendar-alt Register-based labour market statistics 2022
Labour market / Activity status
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Labour market / Unemployment / Unemployed, seeking work /

Labour market / Working time / Part-time work, part-time rate /

Labour market / Activity status /

Labour market / Employment / Commuters (place of work) /

Labour market / Employment / Employed - characteristics /

Labour market / Employment / Family and employment /

Population and society / Population / Population stock / Population for the fiscal equalisation /

Population and society / Population / Population stock / Population by age /sex /

Population and society / Population / Population stock / Population by citizenship/country of birth /

Population and society / Population / Families, households, living arrangements / Institutional households /

Population and society / Population / Families, households, living arrangements / Family types /

Population and society / Population / Families, households, living arrangements / Legal marital status /

Population and society / Population / Families, households, living arrangements / Living arrangements /

Population and society / Population / Families, households, living arrangements / Private households /

Population and society / Education / Educational attainment /

Population and society / Education / School attendance / Commuters (place of education) /

Population and society / Education / School attendance / Pupils /

Industry, construction, trade and services / Census of local units of employment / Local units of employment /

Industry, construction, trade and services / Census of local units of employment / Enterprises /

2024-06-06 calendar-alt Employed persons 1st quarter 2024
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2024-03-19 calendar-alt Employed persons 4th quarter 2023
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