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07.08.2020

Wholesale price index decreased by 4.6% in July 2020

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The index of wholesale prices (WPI 2015) amounted to 101.7 (preliminary value) in July 2020 and thus decreased by 4.6% against July 2019. Compared to June 2020, wholesale prices rose by 0.9%.

07.08.2020

Publication: Cultural statistics (Kulturstatistik 2018)

Kulturstatistik 2018

This publication provides information on the wide variety of cultural establishments and events and participation therein and gives a comprehensive overview of public funding for culture and of the economic effect of culture. The range of topics covered extends from cultural heritage through the arts to the media, and also includes interdisciplinary topics such as training and continuing education. This publication is available in German only.

05.08.2020

Turnover in Austrian retail sector decreased by 1.9% in the first half of 2020

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In the first half of 2020, the turnover of Austrian retail enterprises decreased by ‑1.9% in nominal terms and by ‑2.5% in real terms compared to the corresponding period in 2019, according to preliminary data. The main reason for this decline is the shutdown of a large part of the shops as part of the measures to contain the corona pandemic.




 

CONSUMER PRICE INDEX

June 2020CPI 2015

Inflation1.1%

Index108.0

Personal Inflation Calculator

Maastricht EDP Indicators

Government surplus 190.7%

Government debt 1970.4%

HICP 191.5%

Long term interest rate 190.06%