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27.03.2020

Freight transport volume on the river Danube increased by 18.2% in 2019

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A total of 8.5 million tonnes (t) of goods was transported on the Austrian section of the Danube in the year 2019. This represents an increase of 1.3 million t (+18.2%) compared to 2018, which was affected by a decrease of 25.1% to only 7.2 million t due to low water. Regarding long time series, the transport volume in 2019 was the second lowest since 1995, whereas the volume in 2018 had been the lowest in this period.

25.03.2020

Production index in January 2020: +1.2% compared to January 2019

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The working-day adjusted production index for industries and construction (ÖNACE 2008 B–F) increased by 1.2% in January 2020 against January of the previous year. Compared to December 2019, it increased by 5.3% (seasonally adjusted).

20.03.2020

Living arrangements 2019: One third of people aged 65 and older live alone

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In 2019, the Austrian Labour Force Survey registered 3 950 000 private households. Among them, there were 2 328 000 single family households, 60 000 multi-family households and 82 000 non-family multi-person households. 1 480 000 Austrian residents were living alone. Out of the total population in private households, 79% were living in a nuclear family, 17% were living alone and only 4% chose other living arrangements.




 

CONSUMER PRICE INDEX

February 2020CPI 2015

Inflation2.2%

Index107.8

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Maastricht EDP Indicators

Government surplus 190.7%

Government debt 1970.4%

HICP 191.5%

Long term interest rate 190.06%