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ECONOMY AT SALZBURG

For many years Salzburg’s economy has occupied a leading position in Austria.

On a European scale the province is one of the most dynamic regions. In a recent survey of European regions Salzburg is listed as one of the top locations for investments.

The above-average level of economic performance – based on flexible small and intermediate concerns, an advantageous variety of industries as well as a number of positive location factors – is reflected in the data on economic performance. From 1995 to 2008 the Gross Regional Product of Salzburg has risen on an average of 3.8 per cent as opposed to the overall Austrian GNP of 2.5 per cent.

ECONOMY IN NUMBERS

26.682

companies

3.5%

unemployment rate

45.200 €

REGIONAL OUTPUT pp.

246.953

WORKING POPULATION