This is an archived press release from 25 March 2021. It reflects the status at that time and is no longer updated here.    
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Press release: 12.472-063/21

Number of deaths increases again

Vienna, 2021-03-25 – According to preliminary results by Statistics Austria, 1 754 people died in Austria in calendar week 10 (from 8 to 14 March 2021).

"The trend of continuously decreasing number of deaths since the end of January ended after seven weeks by the second week of March: In the 10th calendar week, 1 754 persons died, which was 175 more than in the previous week and 1.2% more deaths than the five-year average of the comparable week", said Statistics Austria Director General Tobias Thomas.

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.