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12.05.2021

The level of education in Austria is increasing: 18.1% of 25 to 64 year olds have a university degree or equivalent

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The educational attainment in Austria is increasing. Since 2018, there are more university graduates and graduates of equivalent study programmes in the prime working age population than people who have at most a compulsory school diploma. This emerges from the current publication "Education in Figures 2019/20".

11.05.2021

New passenger car registrations nearly doubled in April 2021; alternative powered passenger cars are significantly increasing

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22 296 passenger cars were newly registered for traffic in April 2021, 98.7% more than in April of the previous year, but 30.2% less than in April 2019 (31 951). In total, 36 492 motor vehicles were registered, an increase of 82.9% compared to April of the previous year (compared to 2019: -20.6%).

10.05.2021

Bankruptcies decreased again sharply in the first quarter of 2021; registrations increased slightly

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According to preliminary data, 484 enterprises were insolvent in the first quarter of 2021, 57% fewer than in the same period of the previous year. However, this decline can be explained to a large extent by the fact that the obligation to file for bankruptcy has been suspended since 1 March 2020 due to the Corona crisis.




 

CONSUMER PRICE INDEX

March 2021CPI 2020

Inflation2.0%

Index101.9

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Maastricht EDP Indicators

Government deficit 208.9%

Government debt 2083.9%

HICP 191.5%

Long term interest rate 190.06%