Press release: 12.010-076/19

50 Years micro-census

Vienna, 2019-04-29 – The micro-census - Austria's largest household survey - is 50 years old. The first "small population census", as the micro-census was also called, was carried out in 1968, the first annual results were published in 1969. Since then, around 5 million interviews have been conducted in order to provide up-to-date information on population, employment and housing for the public, science and politics.

For more detailed information please refer to the German version.