Sunday October 21 2018
Austria - Credit Rating at 95.88


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Austria stands at AA+ with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Austria was last set at Aa1 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Austria was last reported at AA+ with positive outlook. DBRS's credit rating for Austria is AAA with stable outlook.





Saturday October 20 2018
Austria Employed Persons at 3785.60 Thousand


The number of employed persons in Austria decreased to 3785.60 Thousand in September of 2018 from 3811.60 Thousand in August of 2018.





Saturday October 20 2018
Austria Minimum Wages in Manufacturing Index at 135.80 Index Points


Wages in Manufacturing in Austria remained unchanged at 135.80 Index Points in September from 135.80 Index Points in August of 2018.





Friday October 19 2018
Austria Unemployment Rate at 6.90 percent


The unemployment rate in Austria dropped to 6.9 percent in September of 2018 from 7.5 percent in the same month of the previous year, as the number of unemployed persons declined by 22.9 thousand to 279.9 thousand.





Thursday October 18 2018
Austria Competitiveness Rank at 22.00


Austria is the 22 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Thursday October 18 2018
Austria Competitiveness Index at 76.34 Points


Austria scored 76.34 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Wednesday October 17 2018
Austria Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 105.70 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Austria increased to 105.70 Index Points in September from 104.90 Index Points in August of 2018.





Wednesday October 17 2018
Austria Inflation Rate at 2.00 percent


Inflation rate in Austria increased 2.0 percent year-on-year in September of 2018 from 2.2 percent in the previous month, hitting the lowest level since June. Prices slowed mostly for: housing & utilities (2.1% vs 2.3% in August), particularly heating oil (19.6% vs 24.3%); transport (3.8% vs 4.1%), due to fuel prices (13.9% vs 14%) and repairs of private transport (2.9% vs 3.2%); and household equipment (2.2% vs 2.8%), namely furnishings and floor coverings (2.5% vs 3.8%). Cost also increased less for miscellaneous goods & services (2.1% vs 2.2%); health (2.7% vs 2.8%) and alcoholic beverages & tobacco (3.9% vs 4.0%) while rose at the same pace for restaurants & hotels (3.1%). Conversely, prices advanced faster for food & non-alcoholic beverages (1.3 percent vs 1.2 percent), such as meat (1.5% vs 1.1%); education (2.7% vs 2.2%) and recreation & culture (0.2% from no growth in August). On a monthly basis, consumer prices inched up 0.8 percent, after being flat in the previous month.





Wednesday October 17 2018
Austria Harmonised Consumer Prices at 106.10 Index Points


Harmonised Consumer Prices in Austria increased to 106.10 Index Points in September from 104.80 Index Points in August of 2018.





Wednesday October 17 2018
Austria Cpi Housing Utilities at 105.20 Index Points


Cpi Housing Utilities in Austria increased to 105.20 Index Points in September from 105 Index Points in August of 2018.