Agriculture and forestry

Austria’s agriculture and forestry are not just the backbone of a rural area worth living in; they also reflect our country’s cultural tradition. Characterised by essentially small-scale structures, much-prized natural and cultural landscapes with a rich flora and fauna, and almost inexhaustible resources of water, they play a significant and essential role within Austria’s economy as a whole.

While the topicality of statistical data must keep step with the demands of the economy and society on the one hand, it must also do justice to the multifunctional role of agriculture and forestry in the choice of parameters surveyed. The official statistics for agriculture, forestry and fishing are based almost entirely on a statutory framework and integrated into the EU’s system of statistics. Surveys of

  • the structure of agricultural holdings,
  • soil protection and harvests,
  • livestock and animal production,
  • supply and use of agricultural production (supply balance), and
  • agricultural and forestry producer prices

provide the basis for calculating the overall agricultural and forestry accounts. The data also serves to map out structural changes in this economic sector. All this information constitutes an important foundation for economic and political decisions, not only at the national level but also at the European and international levels, a foundation which contributes towards future decision-making aimed at drawing up measures as well as assessing future developments and related agricultural expenditure.

02.03.2021Wine production increased to 2.40 million hectolitres in 2020; stock remained highPDF30 KB
24.02.2021Agricultural income 2020 according to preliminary estimates above previous year's levelPDF31 KB
15.02.2021Fewer cattle and sheep livestock, more pigs and goats in 2020; slaughterings decreased significantly PDF39 KB
28.01.2021Poultry production 2020: more eggs for hatching and more slaughteringsPDF35 KB
21.12.2020Field crop harvest 2020: record yields for grain maize and potatoesPDF30 KB
18.12.2020Food fish production from domestic aquaculture increased in 2019 by 4%PDF35 KB
27.11.2020Spring frost reduced fruit harvest 2020, stone fruit mostly affectedPDF30 KB
12.10.2020Game shot increased remarkably in the hunting year 2019/2020PDF36 KB
28.08.2020Meat consumption declined in 2019, manufacturing of animal products sunk by 1%PDF35 KB
21.08.2020Number of cattle declined in 2020, pig stock increased compared to the previous yearPDF43 KB
25.06.2020Raw milk production 2019: less cow and sheep milk, increasing goat milk productionPDF39 KB
29.04.2020Crop production in the 2018/19 agricultural year slightly decreasedPDF71 KB
02.03.2020Wine production in 2019 at five-year average with 2.32 million hectolitresPDF35 KB
21.02.2020Rise in agricultural income expected for 2019PDF35 KB
14.02.2020Number of examined pig and cattle slaughterings decreased in 2019PDF39 KB
14.02.2020Livestock 2019: slightly fewer cattle; pig, sheep and goat populations largely stable PDF45 KB
31.01.2020Chicken production 2019: less eggs for hatching, more slaughteringsPDF40 KB


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Agrarstrukturerhebung 2010
This publication contains detailed information concerning the structure of agricultural and forestry holdings, their production potential, their human resources situation and the contribution of ...

Release date: 05/2013 ISBN:978-3-902791-76-4

 
 

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(PDF, 15 MB)

 
 

Der Weinbau in Österreich 2015
The topic of this publication is the survey of areas under wine in 2015. The survey, based on an EU regulation and carried out every five years, provides important basic information concerning the ...

Release date: 10/2016 ISBN:978-3-903106-16-1

 
 

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Der Weinbau in Österreich 2009
The topic of this publication is the survey of areas under wine in 2009.

The survey, based on an EU regulation and carried out every 10 years, provides important basic information concerning the ...

Release date: 04/2011 ISBN:978-3-902703-78-1

 
 

35,00

 
 

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Erhebung der Erwerbsobstanlagen 2012
The presented publication contains detailed information on the production structure of certain fruit species growing in Austrian fruit plantations. Based on an EU-Regulation the survey on fruit ...

Release date: 07/2013 ISBN:978-3-902791-88-7

 
 

36,00

 
 

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Erhebung der Erwerbsobstanlagen 2007
This publication contains detailed information on the production structure of Austrian fruit plantations.

Based on an EU-directive the survey of fruit plantations, carried out every five years, ...

Release date: 7/2008 ISBN:978-3-902587-63-3

 
 

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(PDF, 6 MB)

 
 

Gartenbau- und Feldgemüseanbauerhebung 2015
This publication contains detailed information about the structure of the Austrian horticulture and field vegetable cultivation in 2015. To obtain current data, a horticultural survey was ...

Release date: 09/2016 ISBN:978-3-903106-12-3

 
 

35,00

 
 

(PDF, 8 MB)

 
 

Statistik der Landwirtschaft 2019
Data on the structure of agricultural and forestry holdings, the cultivation and harvesting of plant products as well as on livestock (including aquaculture) are the most important statistical ...

Release date: 11/2020 ISBN:978-3-903264-59-5

 
 

37,00

 
 

(PDF, 10 MB)

 
 

Statistik der Landwirtschaft 2018
Data on the structure of agricultural and forestry holdings, the cultivation and harvesting of plant products as well as on livestock (including aquaculture) are the most important statistical ...

Release date: 10/2019 ISBN:978-3-903264-25-0

 
 

37,00

 
 

(PDF, 6 MB)

 
 

Statistik der Landwirtschaft 2017
Data on the structure of agricultural and forestry holdings, the cultivation and harvesting of plant products as well as on livestock (including aquaculture) are the most important statistical ...

Release date: 09/2018 ISBN:978-3-903106-89-5

 
 

37,00

 
 

(PDF, 5 MB)

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