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19.10.2021

Enterprises are becoming more digital, technologies more intelligent

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The corona pandemic has accelerated the digitalisation of Austrian enterprises: In 2020, both the number of remote meetings and remote access to enterprise's systems or applications increased. As the survey on the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) in enterprises further showed, every fifth enterprise with ten or more employees took measures to increase the use of online sales channels in 2020. In addition, 9% of the surveyed companies currently use artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.

15.10.2021

Construction costs continue to rise in September 2021

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The construction cost index (new base 2020) for construction of residential buildings reached 114.2 index points in September 2021. This represents an increase of 14.0% against September 2020. Compared to August 2021, the index decreased by 0.2%.

14.10.2021

Transport volume on Austrian roads decreased by 7.7% in 2020

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The transport volume carried out by domestic and foreign road freight vehicles on Austrian roads amounted to 552.1 million tonnes in 2020 and decreased by 7.7% compared to the previous year (598.0 million tonnes). With 52.4 billion domestic tonne-kilometres, the transport performance declined by 3.9% in the reference year (2019: 54.5 billion tonne-kilometres).




 

CONSUMER PRICE INDEX

September 2021CPI 2020

Inflation3.3%

Index103.5

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Maastricht EDP Indicators

Government deficit 208.3%

Government debt 2083.2%

HICP 191.5%

Long term interest rate 190.06%