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.

23.09.2021House Price Index rose by 10.7% in the first half 2021PDF38 KB
23.09.2021Number of holiday trips declined in the first half of 2021 despite upturn in the second quarter PDF62 KB
22.09.2021Less, but larger agricultural and forestry holdings, more organic farmsPDF47 KB
17.09.2021Inflation increased to 3.2% in August 2021 (HICP: 3.2%) PDF42 KB
15.09.2021Construction costs continue to rise in August 2021PDF36 KB
14.09.2021Significant increase in university students in the Corona winter semester 2020/21PDF35 KB
14.09.2021Minimum income scheme 2020: number of supported persons decreased by 2.8% to 260 114PDF39 KB
13.09.2021Memberships in sports clubs fell significantly between 2017 and 2020PDF36 KB
10.09.2021Production index increased by 9.7% in July 2021PDF37 KB
09.09.2021Austrian labour market shows significant recovery during second quarter of 2021 PDF41 KB
09.09.2021Average monthly rent was €8.3 per square metre in the second quarter of 2021PDF38 KB
09.09.2021New passenger car registrations in August 2021 decreased; share of alternatively powered passenger cars ahead of petrol and diesel for the first timePDF53 KB
08.09.2021COVID-19 vaccinations: More than 80% of teachers are vaccinated at the start of the school yearPDF40 KB
07.09.2021International trade in goods in June 2021: significant increase in imports (+33.1%) and exports (+20.9%) in comparison to the weak results in June 2020PDF42 KB
07.09.2021Wholesale price index increased by 12.0% in August 2021PDF37 KB
03.09.2021Considerable increase of turnover in services by 20.3% in the second quarter of 2021; still well below pre-crisis level PDF40 KB
03.09.2021Livestock on 1 June 2021: cattle remained stable year-on-year, slightly rising number of pigsPDF54 KB
31.08.2021Inflation in August 2021 expected at 3.1% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
31.08.2021Animal production remains at a high level in 2020; meat and egg consumption declined furtherPDF40 KB
30.08.2021Industrial producer prices increased by 8.6% in July 2021PDF38 KB
30.08.2021Recovery of turnover in industry and construction (+16,8%) for July 2021; turnover increased by 10.0% compared to July 2019PDF43 KB
27.08.2021Tourism summer season 2021: total nights spent below pre-crisis level, more nights spent by domestic guests in JulyPDF46 KB
26.08.2021Number of deaths fluctuates in the first half of AugustPDF40 KB
26.08.2021Each of 18 161 new employer enterprises created 3.4 jobs on average in 2019PDF39 KB
25.08.2021Fewer driving licences, but more A-class authorizations in the Corona year 2020PDF66 KB
19.08.2021Naturalisations increase by 19% in the first half of 2021, but remain 5.5% lower than in the first half of 2019PDF40 KB
18.08.2021Inflation increased to 2.9% in July 2021 (HICP: 2.8%)PDF41 KB
13.08.2021Construction costs continue to rise in July 2021PDF37 KB
10.08.2021One-fifth fewer new passenger car registrations in July 2021; alternative drives rising againPDF50 KB
10.08.2021Bankruptcies decreased again in the second quarter of 2021; registrations increased PDF37 KB
10.08.2021Construction prices increased in all construction branches in the second quarter of 2021PDF37 KB
10.08.2021Production index increased by 11.3% in June 2021PDF37 KB
09.08.2021Marie and Jakob were the most popular baby names in 2020 PDF39 KB
06.08.2021Wholesale price index increased by 12.1% in July 2021PDF36 KB
04.08.2021Turnover in Austrian retail sector increased by 6.4% in the first half of 2021PDF38 KB
04.08.2021International trade in goods in May 2021: over 30% more imports and exports in comparison to the weak results in May 2020; imports +34.1%, exports +31.5%PDF42 KB
30.07.2021Industrial producer prices rose by 6.9% in June 2021PDF38 KB
30.07.2021Inflation in July 2021 expected at 2.7% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
29.07.2021Number of deaths in the first weeks of July lower than at the end of JunePDF41 KB
29.07.2021Turnover in industry and construction for June 2021 significantly above pre-crisis level; strong increase in transport volume on the road in the second quarter of 2021 PDF44 KB
29.07.2021Trucks involved in almost every second fatal road accident in the first quarter of 2021PDF64 KB
28.07.2021Child and youth welfare supported in 2020 38 489 minors in their families, 12 678 outside of their families PDF40 KB
28.07.2021Second pandemic June brings an increase in overnight stays compared to June 2020, but is clearly below pre-crisis levelPDF45 KB
22.07.2021Expenditure on social protection amounted to €130 bn or 34.4% of GDP in 2020PDF40 KB
20.07.2021Tourism in Austria still reached around 7.5% of GDP in 2019, total spending amounted to €38 bn PDF66 KB
19.07.2021Passenger car one-day registrations increased by one fourth in 1st half of 2021; still well below 2019 levelPDF46 KB
16.07.2021Number of under three year olds in day-care centres increased by 77.0% within ten yearsPDF38 KB
16.07.2021Inflation remains at 2.8% in June 2021 (HICP: 2.8%)PDF42 KB
15.07.2021Regional foreign trade 2020: most Austrian federal states with declines PDF42 KB
15.07.2021Construction costs continue to rise in June 2021PDF37 KB
15.07.2021By one sixth more used passenger car registrations in first half of 2021PDF47 KB
12.07.2021Building permits reach record level in the first quarter of 2021; high residential construction activity in 2020 PDF47 KB
09.07.2021One fifth more new passenger car registrations in the 1st half of 2021, but still about one fourth less than in 2019PDF54 KB
09.07.2021Production index increased by 23.4% in May 2021PDF38 KB
08.07.2021Live birth 2020: 30.1% were caesareans; 7.0% born preterm PDF36 KB
07.07.2021Wholesale price index increased by 11.2% in June 2021PDF35 KB
06.07.2021Foreign trade in April 2021: significant increase in imports (+44.9%) and exports (+37.7%) in comparison to the weak results in April 2020PDF43 KB
30.06.2021Quarterly government debt at the end of March 2021: €326.9 bn or 87.4% of GDPPDF41 KB
30.06.2021Industrial producer prices increased by 6.0% in May 2021PDF38 KB
30.06.2021Tourism summer season 2021 starts with strong increase in overnight stays compared to May 2020, but far below pre-crisis levelPDF42 KB
30.06.2021Strong recovery of turnover in industry and construction (+38,6%) for May 2021; turnover increased by 5.0% compared to May 2019PDF44 KB
30.06.2021Inflation in June 2021 expected at 2.7% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
29.06.2021139 fatalities in single-vehicle accidents in 2020; two thirds of all single-vehicle accidents caused by drivers of single-track vehiclesPDF60 KB
29.06.202137 356 new enterprises in 2019, enterprise creation rate 6.4%PDF37 KB
28.06.2021Austrian labour market during first quarter of 2021: still clearly marked by the Corona pandemic PDF40 KB
25.06.2021Foreign trade 2020 (final results): sharp decline in imports (-8.5%) and exports (-7.1%); in spite of Corona pandemic foreign trade volume of over €140 bnPDF43 KB
25.06.2021Raw milk production 2020: more cow milk, decreasing sheep and goat milk productionPDF52 KB
24.06.2021Number of deaths fluctuates since mid-MayPDF40 KB