Waste seperation 2007
CategoryTotal of individuals (15+)Which components of your domestic waste do you dispose of separately?
Waste paperGlassMetal-packingPlastic (PET) bottleOrganic wasteProblematic substances and hazardous waste
NoYesNoYesNoYesNoYesNoYesNoYes
in percent
Total6 948 6504.795.37.392.715.584.511.888.220.379.712.387.7
Gender
Male3 360 3645.095.07.692.415.384.712.287.820.379.712.587.5
Female3 588 2864.495.67.192.915.784.311.488.620.279.812.088.0
Age groups
0 to 20 years496 9338.891.211.188.915.884.212.687.420.979.117.782.3
20 to 30 years1 051 1196.094.010.389.722.577.516.883.225.874.215.584.5
30 to 40 years1 202 3344.995.17.192.916.183.911.988.123.077.010.989.1
40 to 50 years1 365 8943.496.65.394.713.186.99.990.118.681.49.490.6
50 to 60 years1 035 8603.696.46.193.913.386.710.289.817.982.110.989.1
60 to 70 years894 0403.696.46.893.213.886.210.189.917.982.111.788.3
70 years and older902 4705.194.96.993.114.285.811.888.217.482.613.886.2
Employment status
Employed4 042 1234.395.76.693.415.484.611.488.620.779.311.588.5
Not employed2 906 5275.394.78.391.715.684.412.487.619.680.413.486.6
School education
Compulsory schooling1 699 3916.593.59.190.914.285.811.588.519.180.914.785.3
Apprentice training2 506 2274.096.06.393.712.887.29.990.117.382.711.588.5
Intermediate technical and vocational schooling922 3042.697.47.892.214.885.210.689.417.282.810.789.3
Academic secondary school463 0286.393.78.991.125.874.217.782.332.367.714.185.9
Higher technical and vocational college
(incl. post-secondary course)
611 6845.294.86.094.020.179.914.785.321.578.510.689.4
Post-secondary college, University course136 4752.497.65.394.713.486.69.790.316.084.06.893.2
University, Fachhochschule609 5424.795.36.693.419.280.815.284.831.069.012.687.4
Municipality type
Municipality up to 20.000 inhabitants4 303 1942.497.63.596.56.293.84.895.26.493.66.693.4
Municipality over 20.000 inhabitants (without Vienna)1 235 4062.897.26.493.615.584.58.591.516.483.613.286.8
Vienna1 410 05013.686.419.780.344.056.035.964.166.034.028.971.1
Eurostat-rate of urbanisation
High population density2 536 5488.691.414.086.031.668.424.076.044.455.622.177.9
Middle population density1 693 2353.496.64.595.58.591.56.293.88.191.98.591.5
Low population density2 718 8681.998.12.897.24.895.23.996.15.394.75.494.6
Länder
Burgenland239 9981.398.72.297.84.495.62.397.76.293.85.394.7
Lower Austria1 331 1125.394.77.392.711.488.69.590.57.992.110.389.7
Vienna1 410 05013.686.419.780.344.056.035.964.166.034.028.971.1
Carinthia473 3401.898.25.294.813.286.86.493.612.787.311.488.6
Styria1 019 7201.398.71.998.13.996.13.196.97.192.96.193.9
Upper Austria1 158 8202.098.03.496.66.893.25.194.911.288.89.290.8
Salzburg437 5001.998.15.594.517.982.17.792.311.188.99.390.7
Tyrol580 1600.899.22.098.03.996.13.496.65.794.33.796.3
Vorarlberg297 9501.598.52.597.53.596.52.397.74.695.43.796.3