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Basic labour market data Annual average 2015

Facts and Figures


Basic labour market data Annual average 2018


Contact points for persons with foreign qualifications

Since January 2013, four contact points throughout Austria in Vienna, Linz, Graz and Innsbruck offer advice on the recognition and assessment of qualifications obtained abroad. Regular consulting days also take place in Feldkirch, Klagenfurt, Salzburg, St. Pölten and Wiener Neustadt.


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Corporate Provision for everyone

A milestone in social policy was achieved in 2002 with the introduction of the new severance pay scheme. Under the regulations of the former severance pay scheme in Austria, only one third of employees received severance pay benefits, when calculated over the entire working life. Now, under the new scheme, all employees are entitled to severance pay.


Final Report - The impact of digitalisation on labour market inclusion of people with disabilities