General profile: Austria

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2016
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
8.570 Millions
0.904 EUR/US$
384 637 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
..
0.89 %
1.40 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-0.3 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2016
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchandise exports
125 182
152 560
152 841
152 381
Merchandise imports
127 327
159 009
156 106
157 094
Merchandise trade balance
-2 145
-6 449
-3 265
-4 713
Export structure by product group in 2016
(as % of total exports)
7 %7 %85 %85 %8 %8 %
Top 5 partners in 2016
(exports, millions of US$)
45 4539 5099 4418 6476 72345 4539 5099 4418 6476 723
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Services exports
41 462
52 739
58 110
(e) 60 020
Services imports
31 983
38 757
47 002
(e) 48 772
Services trade balance
9 479
13 982
11 107
(e) 11 248
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Transport
-
25.4
24.6
(e) 23.8
Travel
-
35.6
31.3
(e) 32.0
Other services
-
37.6
41.4
(e) 41.5
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+1.4 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2016
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
GDP, current
314 641
390 212
376 967
384 637
GDP per capita, current US$
38 208
46 498
44 118
44 884
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
2.14
1.93
0.96
1.40
Current account balance, % of GDP
1.98
2.94
2.55
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
0.804
0.755
0.902
0.904
GDP by expenditure in 2015
(as % of total GDP)
52.719.923.553.149.152.719.923.553.149.1
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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-0.6 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2016
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2016
FDI inflows
10 784.46
2 575.46
3 785.05
-6 088.53
FDI outflows
11 145.10
9 585.44
10 107.18
-2 208.25
Personal remittances, % of GDP
0.74
0.76
0.76
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
2 814.02 814.03 315.23 315.23 261.63 261.63 029.33 029.33 248.73 248.72 984.22 984.23 099.13 099.13 189.93 189.92 916.22 916.22 516.22 516.22 314.6-6 089-6 0893 7853 7854 5804 5805 7205 7203 9893 98910 61610 6162 5752 5759 2689 2687 2267 22625 48425 4844 7554 75510 78410 7843 1843 1846 1956 1951381385 6895 6898 5018 5012 814.03 315.23 261.63 029.33 248.72 984.23 099.13 189.92 916.22 516.2-6 0893 7854 5805 7203 98910 6162 5759 2687 22625 4844 75510 7843 1846 1951385 6898 501FDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receipts
TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES
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Trade balance indicators ²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Balance, % of GDP
3.46
3.11
3.39
(e) 2.87
Balance, % of imports
7.49
6.55
6.81
(e) 5.76
Normalized balance
0.036
0.032
0.033
(e) 0.028
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
103103103104105105989010510410196
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2016
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
54%Male 54%Female
46%Female 46%
OTHER INDICATORS
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Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2016
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2016
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
44 000 000
11 675 000
..
..
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
..
..
..
..
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
350 461
(e) 451 593
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2016
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
5.49
3.95
4.12
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
7.65
5.80
5.41
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
(l) 3.71
..
..
Source: UNCTADstat (http://unctadstat.unctad.org)
Notes:
1
Land area refers to the total area of a country excluding area under inland water bodies. It differs from the country area, that includes area under inland water bodies, but excludes offshore territorial waters.
2
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (BPM6, 2009).
e
Estimated.
l
Number of persons employed in full time equivalent units.Total business economy includes repair of computers, personal and household goods; except financial and insurance activities.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
..
Not available or not separately reported
_
Not applicable
...
Not available, including no quotation
#
Non-relevant calculation
-
Not publishable
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Negative accumulation of flows; Value included in regional and global totals
Abbreviations & acronyms:
DWT:
Dead weight tons
FDI:
Foreign direct investment
GDP:
Gross domestic product
ICT:
Information and communication technology
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
US$:
United States dollar
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Generation date: 15 September 2017