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.

17.06.2021Inflation increased to 2.8% in May 2021 (HICP: 3.0%) PDF44 KB
16.06.2021Summer holiday trips 2019-2021: domestic holiday trips and trips to Italy popularPDF61 KB
15.06.2021Construction costs continue to rise in May 2021PDF37 KB
10.06.2021Almost a quarter of the population in Austria has a migration backgroundPDF40 KB
10.06.2021Production index increased by 35.9% in April 2021PDF38 KB
10.06.2021New passenger car registrations rose by 11.3% in May 2021; alternative drives clearly on the risePDF50 KB
09.06.2021Number of convictions in 2020 at an all-time lowPDF64 KB
08.06.2021Foreign trade in March 2021: significant increase in imports (+23.7%) and exports (+16.8%)PDF41 KB
07.06.2021Wholesale price index increased by 10.9% in May 2021PDF36 KB
04.06.2021Historic 24.0% drop in turnover for service enterprises in the first quarter of 2021PDF36 KB
01.06.2021Household Budget Survey 2019/20: Monthly expenditures per household €3 250PDF44 KB
01.06.2021Inflation in May 2021 expected at 2.8% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
31.05.2021Average Real Estate Prices for the year 2020PDF37 KB
28.05.2021Industrial producer prices went up by 4.6% in April 2021PDF38 KB
28.05.2021Strong turnover recovery in industry and construction (+46.0%) for April 2021; turnover increased by 7.2% in February 2021PDF44 KB
28.05.2021Tourism winter season 2020/21 registered a decrease in nights spent of 90,7% to 5.57 millionPDF41 KB
27.05.2021Number of deaths continues to decreasePDF39 KB
27.05.2021Fewer marriages and divorces in 2020PDF38 KB
27.05.2021Immigration ensured population growth in 2020 despite high number of deathsPDF40 KB
27.05.2021Environmental industry 2019: €42.7 bn output and 193 574 employeesPDF55 KB
26.05.2021Transport volume of Austrian enterprises in road freight transport decreased by 6.6% to 375.6 million tonnes in 2020PDF39 KB
25.05.2021Production index in March 2021 increased by 12.7%PDF37 KB
25.05.2021Average monthly rent in 2020 was €8.3 per square metre, for newly contracted private rents €10.8PDF38 KB
20.05.2021Number of deaths slightly decreased PDF39 KB
20.05.2021Number of naturalisations decreased by 2.0% to 2 402 persons in the first quarter of 2021PDF39 KB
19.05.2021Inflation decreased to 1.9% in April 2021 (HICP: 1.9%) PDF42 KB
14.05.2021Construction costs continue to rise in April 2021PDF37 KB
12.05.2021Number of deaths constant on high level PDF40 KB
12.05.2021The level of education in Austria is increasing: 18.1% of 25 to 64 year olds have a university degree or equivalentPDF39 KB
12.05.2021Fewer deaths and injuries in road accidents in 2020; inappropriate speed number one cause of fatal accidentsPDF131 KB
11.05.2021New passenger car registrations nearly doubled in April 2021; alternative powered passenger cars are significantly increasingPDF54 KB
10.05.2021Construction prices increased in all construction branches in the first quarter of 2021PDF37 KB
10.05.2021Bankruptcies decreased again sharply in the first quarter of 2021; registrations increased slightly PDF37 KB
07.05.202167.7% of mothers with children under 15 are employedPDF49 KB
06.05.2021Number of deaths increases again slightlyPDF39 KB
06.05.2021Turnover of Austrian retail trade increased by 23.6% in March 2021PDF37 KB
06.05.2021Foreign trade in February 2021: increase in imports (+3.7%) and exports (+3.1%)PDF40 KB
06.05.2021Wholesale price index increased by 8.7% in April 2021PDF36 KB
05.05.2021Road freight transport volume of Austrian enterprises increased by 18.1% in the first quarter of 2021PDF39 KB
04.05.2021Holiday trips declined by almost the half in 2020; declines related to holiday trips abroad significantly higher than for domestic tripsPDF62 KB
30.04.2021Industrial producer prices rose by 2.8% in March 2021PDF39 KB
30.04.2021Strong turnover recovery in industry and construction (+27.6%) for March 2021; turnover still decreased by 3.4% in January 2021PDF45 KB
30.04.2021Inflation in April 2021 expected at 1.9% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
29.04.2021Number of deaths increased mid-AprilPDF39 KB
29.04.2021Crop production continues to decline in the 2019/20 agricultural yearPDF39 KB
29.04.20212.7% of the Austrian population were severely materially deprived in 2020; COVID-19 pandemic caused a rise in financial worries PDF45 KB
28.04.20212020/21 winter tourism season continues to stagnatePDF41 KB
23.04.2021Energy poverty: 94 000 households cannot afford to heat their homesPDF40 KB
23.04.2021Production index in February 2021 increased by 1.9%PDF37 KB
22.04.2021Number of deaths fluctuates but remains above the five-year averagePDF40 KB
22.04.2021Expenditures on research and development stagnated in 2020PDF58 KB
21.04.2021Transport volume by rail decreased by 4.9% in 2020PDF40 KB
20.04.2021Passenger car one-day registrations increased by about one fifth in the 1st quarter of 2021PDF47 KB
16.04.2021Inflation increased to 2.0% in March 2021 (HICP: 2.0%) PDF43 KB
16.04.2021About one forth more used passenger cars in first quarter 2021; registrations of used two-wheelers also recorded significant increasesPDF50 KB
15.04.2021Number of deaths increased above the five-year averagePDF40 KB
15.04.2021Increasing costs in all construction branches in March 2021PDF37 KB
14.04.20211% of Austrian enterprises use AI-based chatbots in customer contact so farPDF148 KB
12.04.2021New passenger car registrations increased by 16.2% in the first quarter of 2021; March results almost reach pre-Corona level PDF51 KB
08.04.2021Number of deaths 1.7% below the five-year average PDF41 KB
07.04.2021Wholesale price index increased by 6.9% in March 2021PDF37 KB
07.04.2021Foreign trade January 2021: sharp decline in imports (-10.4%) and exports (-9.5%)PDF42 KB
06.04.2021Number of persons employed in trade and in services decreased in 2020PDF37 KB
01.04.2021Number of deaths fluctuates since early March PDF39 KB
01.04.2021Public Finances 2020: government deficit at 8.9% of GDP, government debt at 83.9%PDF59 KB
01.04.2021Household saving rate increased to 14.5% in AustriaPDF37 KB
31.03.2021Inflation in March 2021 expected at 2.0% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
30.03.2021Freight transport volume on the river Danube decreased by 3.1% in 2020PDF38 KB
30.03.2021Turnover in industry and construction increased by 2.0% in December 2020; 6.8% decline in turnover in whole year 2020; turnover recovery in February 2021PDF45 KB
30.03.2021Industrial producer prices increased by 0.9% in February 2021PDF38 KB
26.03.2021House Price Index rose by 7.6% in 2020PDF39 KB
26.03.2021Current tourism winter season 2020/21: almost total loss of nights spent PDF42 KB
25.03.2021Number of deaths increases againPDF39 KB
25.03.2021Production index declined by 3.8% in January 2021 PDF37 KB
19.03.2021Living arrangements 2020: One third of population aged 65 and older lives alonePDF39 KB
18.03.2021Total number of pupils in school year 2019/20 almost constant; highest number of pupils in academic secondary schools (lower level)PDF38 KB
18.03.2021Number of deaths 12% below five-year averagePDF40 KB
17.03.2021Austrian labour market in corona year 2020: 1.3% fewer employed, 19.0% more unemployed personsPDF39 KB
17.03.2021Inflation increased to 1.2% in February 2021 (HICP: 1.4%) PDF44 KB