General profile: Austria

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2017
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
8.735 Millions
0.887 EUR/US$
416 406 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(m) 82 531 km²
2.08 %
3.00 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+10.5 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2017
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchandise exports
125 182
152 560
152 728
168 026
Merchandise imports
127 327
159 009
156 046
175 755
Merchandise trade balance
-2 145
-6 449
-3 318
-7 729
Export structure by product group in 2017
(as % of total exports)
8 %8 %85 %85 %8 %8 %
Top 5 partners in 2017
(exports, millions of US$)
47 03410 0259 9408 1987 67447 03410 0259 9408 1987 674
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Services exports
41 462
52 739
59 061
(e) 66 506
Services imports
31 983
38 757
47 687
(e) 54 821
Services trade balance
9 479
13 982
11 375
(e) 11 685
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Transport
-
25.4
24.2
(e) 23.9
Travel
-
35.6
30.9
(e) 30.5
Other services
-
37.6
41.3
(e) 41.7
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+3.0 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2017
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
GDP, current
315 967
391 893
382 066
416 406
GDP per capita, current US$
38 282
46 599
44 024
47 669
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
2.14
1.93
0.96
3.00
Current account balance, % of GDP
1.98
2.93
1.93
1.85
Exchange rate (/US$)
0.804
0.755
0.902
0.887
GDP by expenditure in 2016
(as % of total GDP)
52.319.823.551.648.052.319.823.551.648.0
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+2.6 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2017
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
FDI inflows
10 784.46
2 575.46
1 269.88
9 629.65
FDI outflows
11 145.10
9 585.44
6 980.47
10 892.07
Personal remittances, % of GDP
0.73
0.76
0.74
0.70
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
2 933.82 933.82 909.22 909.22 842.72 842.73 239.03 239.03 261.63 261.63 029.33 029.33 248.73 248.72 984.22 984.23 099.13 099.13 189.93 189.92 916.12 916.12 516.22 516.22 314.62 314.62 526.02 526.02 498.02 498.01 983.01 983.01 779.01 779.01 809.01 809.09 6309 630-9 001-9 0011 2701 2704 5774 5775 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 933.82 909.22 842.73 239.03 261.63 029.33 248.72 984.23 099.13 189.92 916.12 516.22 314.62 526.02 498.01 983.01 779.01 809.09 630-9 0011 2704 5775 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
2017
Balance, % of GDP
3.44
3.10
3.58
(e) 2.48
Balance, % of imports
7.49
6.55
7.28
(e) 4.86
Normalized balance
0.036
0.032
0.035
(e) 0.024
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
105101102103104104104988910410410095
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2017
(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 2017
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
44
12
..
..
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
..
..
..
..
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
285 900
285 900
285 900
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2017
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
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(o) 3.71
..
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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.
m
Estimated. Data refers to 2013.
o
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: 19 November 2018