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.

25.05.2022Religious affiliation 2021: three quarters profess a religionPDF38 KB
25.05.202239% of all owned houses and dwellings repaid loans 2021PDF35 KB
19.05.2022Naturalisations doubled to 4 865 in the first quarter of 2022; almost 40% of the newly naturalised are descendants of Nazi victimsPDF42 KB
18.05.2022Inflation increased to 7.2% in April 2022 (HICP: 7.1%) PDF40 KB
13.05.2022Construction costs further increased in April 2022PDF36 KB
12.05.2022Education in Figures 2020/21: more pupils eligible for promotion, higher pass rates at the main date of the "Matura" examinations and more students at public universitiesPDF42 KB
10.05.2022Production index in March 2022 increased by 3.7% PDF37 KB
10.05.2022Significant increase of construction output price in the first quarter of 2022PDF37 KB
10.05.2022A quarter fewer new passenger car registrations in April 2022PDF47 KB
10.05.2022Bankruptcies sharply increased again in the first quarter of 2022; registrations decreasedPDF39 KB
06.05.2022International trade in goods in February 2022: imports +21.1%, exports +14.7%PDF39 KB
06.05.2022Wholesale prices increased by 26.0% in April 2022PDF36 KB
04.05.2022Turnover of Austrian retail trade increased by 2.6% in March 2022PDF37 KB
04.05.2022Number of holiday trips increased in 2021, but still well below 2019 pre-crisis levelPDF60 KB
29.04.2022Inflation in April 2022 expected at 7.2% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
29.04.2022Industrial producer prices increased by 21.2% in March 2022PDF38 KB
29.04.2022Per capita consumption of beer down in 2020/21; potato consumption upPDF52 KB
28.04.2022Fewer road fatalities in 2021, but all-time-high figures for injured cyclistsPDF60 KB
28.04.2022Turnover in industry and construction for March 2022 significantly above pre-crisis level (+54.9%); transport volume in road freight transport increased in the first quarter of 2022PDF46 KB
28.04.2022COVID-19 pandemic caused a rise in share of persons in households with low work intensity; social transfers have a stabilizing effect on household income situationPDF42 KB
26.04.2022Austria's population has passed the nine million mark PDF38 KB
22.04.2022Austrian research intensity expected to be 3.26% in 2022PDF56 KB
21.04.2022Transport volume by rail increased by 4.8% in 2021PDF39 KB
21.04.2022Inflation increased to 6.8% in March 2022 (HICP: 6.7%) PDF41 KB
20.04.2022Significant decline in residential construction activity in 2021PDF37 KB
15.04.2022Austrian COVID-19 vaccination as well as recovery status differs by age, employment and educational levelPDF40 KB
15.04.2022Substantial increases in all construction branches in March 2022PDF37 KB
14.04.2022Number of deaths in Austria increased stepwise since the beginning of the yearPDF40 KB
11.04.202217.5% fewer new passenger car registrations in the first quarter of 2022; one-fifth fewer motor vehiclesPDF50 KB
08.04.2022International trade in goods in January 2022 shows strong growth in comparison to January 2021; imports +32.0%, exports +21.3%PDF43 KB
08.04.2022Production index in February 2022 increased by 12.2% PDF36 KB
07.04.2022Wholesale prices increased by 25.6% in March 2022PDF37 KB
06.04.2022Number of persons employed in trade and in services increased in 2021PDF38 KB
06.04.2022Graduates of public universities succeed in entering the labour market quicklyPDF39 KB
05.04.2022Statistics Austria observes social impact of the Corona Crisis: one out of three is affected by decrease of household income, every sixth person reports an increasePDF57 KB
01.04.2022Public Finances 2021: government deficit at 5.9% of GDP, government debt at 82.8%PDF59 KB
01.04.2022Inflation in March 2022 expected at 6.8% according to flash estimatePDF47 KB
31.03.2022Household saving rate decreased to 11.8% in AustriaPDF36 KB
30.03.2022European Peer Review 2022: Quality and independence of Statistics Austria will be reviewedPDF45 KB
30.03.2022Industrial producer prices went up by 18.9% in February 2022PDF38 KB
30.03.2022Turnover in industry and construction in February 2022 rose by 40.3% compared to February 2021 and by 42.1% compared to February 2019PDF43 KB
30.03.2022Freight transport volume on the river Danube increased by 0.3% in 2021PDF38 KB
25.03.2022Current Winter season 2021/22 with 33.2 million nights spent still well below pre-crisis levelPDF42 KB
24.03.2022House Price Index rose by 12.3% in 2021PDF39 KB
18.03.2022Number of private households exeeded the 4 million mark in 2021PDF40 KB
17.03.2022Average monthly rent in 2021 was €8.3 per square metre, for newly contracted private rents €10.1PDF38 KB
17.03.2022Austrian labour market in 2021: gradual recovery in the course of the year PDF40 KB
17.03.2022Inflation increased to 5.9% in February 2022 (HICP: 5.5%) PDF40 KB
15.03.2022Construction costs in February 2022 continue to be significantly above previous year's levelPDF37 KB
15.03.2022Graduates of the Austrian "Matura" during corona pandemic very successfulPDF38 KB
11.03.2022The larger the household, the lower the expenditures per adult equivalentPDF40 KB
10.03.2022Production index in January 2022 increased by 13.9% PDF37 KB
09.03.2022International trade in goods 2021: significant increases in imports (+23.2%) and exports (+16.1%)PDF41 KB
09.03.2022Around one-fifth fewer new passenger car registrations in February 2022; share of alternatively powered passenger cars 39%PDF49 KB
09.03.202245% of the pupils, 83% of the teachers in schools and 84% of the university students had a valid COVID-19 vaccination certificate at the beginning of FebruaryPDF42 KB
07.03.2022Wholesale prices increased by 16.3% in February 2022PDF36 KB
04.03.2022Austria's service and retail trade enterprises with turnover increase in 2021 PDF38 KB
03.03.2022International Women's Day 2022: Gender Pay Gap remains high at 18.9%PDF39 KB
03.03.2022Approximately 9% of all deaths in Austria in 2021 due to COVID-19PDF55 KB
02.03.2022Inflation in February 2022 expected at 5.9% according to flash estimatePDF47 KB
02.03.2022Wine production increased to 2.46 million hectolitres in 2021 PDF39 KB
01.03.2022Significant decline in labour leasing during corona virus pandemicPDF39 KB
28.02.2022Industrial producer prices rose by 18.4% in January 2022PDF38 KB
28.02.2022Turnover in industry and construction in January 2022 rose by 40.2% compared to January 2021PDF42 KB