Information services

Statistics Austria information services

General information service

For general inquiries about data and publication forms of Statistics Austria, the staff of the General Information Service is available as a "first point of contact" for telephone consultations. Your e-mail inquiries will be processed immediately and answered promptly.

For instance, you can view current publications here (copying facilities are available). On request – and for a charge – we can also send copies by post, fax or e-mail, and can carry out database searches. All Statistics Austria publications, not to mention maps and summary reports, can also be purchased over the counter.

General information service Guglgasse 13, A-1110 Vienna
Phone: +43 1 711 28-7070 Available on weekdays from 9.00 am–4.00 pm

Consumer price index information

A telephone and fax service has been set up for queries relating to the consumer price index.

Consumer price index Recorded information Phone: +43 800 50 15 44
Consumer price index information FAX: +43 1 718 07 18 Phone: +43 1 711 28-7645 Mon–Fri 9.00 am–4.00 pm


The Statistics Austria Library is one of the most important specialist statistical libraries. Its work is primarily concerned with the compilation of official statistics. Statistical yearbooks from around 100 countries worldwide are available in the Library’s reading room. The Library also holds a broad range of publications from Eurostat, international statistics organisations and institutions as well as historical publications from Statistics Austria.

Library and reading room Guglgasse 13, A-1110 Vienna Phone: +43 1 711 28-7814 Mon–Fri 9.00 am–3.00 pm

Press information

Journalists are invited to use this information service designed specifically for their needs. Staff assists with enquiries regarding Statistics Austria’s data and press releases, coordinates interviews and accepts registrations for press events.

Press information Guglgasse 13, A-1110 Vienna Phone: +43 1 711 28-7777


for respondents and data providers

Classification notes Phone: +43 1 711 28-8686 Mon–Thurs 8.00 am–3.00 pm, Fri 8.00 am–2.30 pm
Hotline for the Short Term Statistics Survey, Structural Business Statistics, Intrastat, cross-border services traffic statistics, material input and road freight transport Phone: +43 1 711 28-7272 Mon–Fri 7.30 am–4.00 pm
Helpdesk for technical difficulties with electronic survey forms Phone: +43 1 711 28-8009 Mon–Fri 7.30 am–4.00 pm
Austrian micro-census information service Phone: +43 1 711 28-8338 Mon–Fri 9.00 am–3.00 pm
Buildings and Dwellings Register Online Phone: +43 1 711 28-7900 Mon– Fri 7.00 am–1.00 pm
Structural income survey Phone: +43 1 711 28-8383 Mon–Thurs 9.00 am–4.00 pm, Fri 8.00 am–2.00 pm