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.

17.01.2022New passenger car registrations in 2021 27.2% below pre-crisis level; new registrations of alternatively powered passenger cars continue to rise stronglyPDF62 KB
14.01.2022More than 90 000 deaths in 2021; life expectancy remains below pre-pandemic levelPDF43 KB
14.01.2022Construction costs in 2021 significantly above previous yearPDF37 KB
10.01.2022Production index in November 2021 increased by 7.4%PDF37 KB
07.01.2022International trade in goods in October 2021 shows an increase in comparison to October 2020; imports +14.0%, exports +7.9%PDF40 KB
07.01.2022Inflation in December 2021 expected at 4.3% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
05.01.2022Number of deaths decreased in mid-DecemberPDF41 KB
05.01.2022Wholesale prices in 2021 on average 10.4% higher than in 2020PDF36 KB
03.01.2022Strong increases for regional foreign trade in first half year 2021PDF41 KB
30.12.2021Quarterly government debt at the end of September 2021: €333.2 bn or 84.1% of GDPPDF41 KB
30.12.2021Turnover in industry and construction in November 2021 rose by 26.0% compared to November 2020 and by 30.0% compared to November 2019PDF43 KB
30.12.2021Industrial producer prices rose by 15.3% in November 2021PDF38 KB
28.12.2021COVID-19 vaccination status: 55% of pupils aged 12 and older and 86% of university students were immunised at the end of NovemberPDF41 KB
28.12.2021Formal education and employment increase COVID-19 vaccination ratePDF41 KB
23.12.2021Number of deaths slightly decreased in last week of national lockdownPDF41 KB
23.12.2021Start of the 2021/22 winter tourism season with 3.3 million nights spent, but far below pre-crisis levelPDF43 KB
21.12.2021Field crop harvest 2021: less wheat, high quantities of grain maize and soybeansPDF40 KB
20.12.2021Health risks at work: nine out of ten employed persons are at riskPDF37 KB
17.12.2021Food fish production from domestic aquaculture increased in 2020 by 6.5%PDF52 KB
17.12.2021Inflation increased to 4.3% in November 2021 (HICP: 4.1%) PDF41 KB
16.12.2021Number of deaths remains at high level in early DecemberPDF37 KB
16.12.202121.3% fewer high-growth enterprises in 2020PDF36 KB
16.12.2021Slight increase in total number of pupils in the school year 2020/21PDF37 KB
15.12.2021Construction costs in November 2021 significantly above previous year's levelPDF38 KB
15.12.2021Regional economy slumped in all federal states in 2020 due to pandemic, Tyrol hit hardestPDF423 KB
14.12.2021"How's Austria?" in the Corona Year 2020: significant drops in material prosperity, declines in energy consumption and greenhouse gases, life satisfaction stable in the first half of the yearPDF162 KB
10.12.2021Number of deaths remains elevatedPDF41 KB
10.12.2021Production index in October 2021 increased by 3.3%PDF37 KB
10.12.2021New passenger car registrations from January to November 2021 stagnate compared to previous year; more than a quarter fewer new cars registered than in 2019PDF53 KB
09.12.2021Summer holiday trips 2021: significantly more holiday trips abroad than in summer 2020; more trips than in pre-pandemic summer 2019PDF59 KB
09.12.2021Further recovery on the Austrian labour market during third quarter of 2021 PDF39 KB
09.12.2021Housing in the third quarter of 2021: average monthly rent remain at €8.3 per square metrePDF40 KB
07.12.2021International trade in goods in September 2021 shows strong growth in comparison to September 2020; imports +20.6%, exports +15.9%PDF40 KB
06.12.2021Total wage tax revenue for 2020 decreased by 3.0%, gross earnings rose by 1.5%PDF39 KB
06.12.2021Wholesale price index increased by 16.6% in November 2021PDF37 KB
03.12.2021Retail with turnover increase in the first three quarters of 2021; services sector stagnatesPDF36 KB
02.12.2021Number of deaths remains below level of 2020PDF40 KB
01.12.2021Statistics Austria's updated Catalogue of Research Institutions contains information on 3 353 R&D performing institutionsPDF51 KB
30.11.2021Industrial producer prices increased by 13.9% in October 2021PDF38 KB
30.11.2021Inflation in November 2021 expected at 4.3% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
30.11.2021Turnover in industry and construction in October 2021 rose by 13.9% compared to October 2020 and by 11.1% compared to October 2019PDF43 KB
29.11.2021Hospital discharges in 2020: almost one fifth fewer inpatient stays than in 2019PDF39 KB
26.11.2021Population forecast: the nine-million mark is expected to be reached in 2022; as of this year, there are more senior citizens than people under 20 living in AustriaPDF66 KB
26.11.2021Fruit harvest 2021: Late frost and cold led to lower pome and stone fruit harvestPDF38 KB
26.11.2021Labour force projection: share of labour force in total population declinesPDF67 KB
26.11.2021Final energy consumption decreased by 8% in 2020PDF46 KB
26.11.2021Summer season 2021 ends positively compared to 2020, still below pre-crisis level of 2019PDF47 KB
25.11.2021Number of deaths on highest level so far for 2021PDF40 KB
19.11.202160 years of road accident statistics: 3.5 million people killed or injured on Austria's roadsPDF52 KB
18.11.2021Number of deaths increases againPDF40 KB
17.11.2021Inflation increased to 3.7% in October 2021 (HICP: 3.7%) PDF39 KB
16.11.2021Naturalisations increased by 21.1% during the first three quarters of 2021, compared to the same period in 2019 only 0.9% higherPDF41 KB
16.11.2021High residential construction activity in Austria; housing stock grew to an estimated 4.9 million at the end of 2020 PDF55 KB
15.11.2021Construction costs continue to rise in October 2021PDF37 KB
11.11.2021COVID-19 vaccinations: 84% of all employees of the Federal Ministry of the Interior are vaccinatedPDF39 KB
11.11.2021Record low in traffic fatalities in the first half of 2021; historic maximum in cyclist casualtiesPDF60 KB
11.11.2021Economic importance of tourism varies from region to region; three federal provinces are above the Austrian average in 2018PDF76 KB
10.11.2021Production index in September 2021 increased by 3.3% compared to September 2020PDF37 KB
10.11.2021Construction prices continued to rise in the third quarter of 2021PDF37 KB
10.11.2021New passenger car registrations from January to October 2021 at the previous year's level, but by more than one forth below 2019PDF54 KB
09.11.2021International trade in goods in August 2021 shows strong growth in comparison to August 2020; imports +24.8%, exports +19.8%PDF41 KB
09.11.2021Bankruptcies in the third quarter of 2021 below pre-crisis levels; declining dynamics in registrationsPDF39 KB
05.11.2021Turnover in Austrian retail trade increased by 4.9% in the first nine months of 2021PDF38 KB
05.11.2021Wholesale price index increased by 15.8% in October 2021PDF37 KB
04.11.2021Number of deaths remains slightly elevatedPDF40 KB
03.11.2021Private internet use reaches a new peakPDF197 KB
03.11.2021COVID-19 vaccination status: 82% of university students were already fully immunised at the end of SeptemberPDF41 KB
29.10.2021Number of nights spent in September 2021 at pre-crisis levelPDF42 KB
29.10.2021Inflation in October 2021 expected at 3.6% according to flash estimatePDF46 KB
29.10.2021Industrial producer prices went up by 10.5% in September 2021PDF39 KB
28.10.2021Turnover in industry and construction for September 2021 significantly above pre-crisis level (+21.4%); transport volume in road freight transport increased in the third quarter of 2021 PDF45 KB
21.10.2021COVID-19 vaccination status: 43% of pupils and 84% of teachers were already fully immunised at the end of September PDF42 KB
20.10.2021Inflation increased to 3.3% in September 2021 (HICP: 3.3%) PDF39 KB
19.10.2021Enterprises are becoming more digital, technologies more intelligentPDF182 KB