The Economy of Salzburg proofs to be fit for Europe

Sazburg
 
More than 70% of the gross regional product is generated by the service sector (trade, tourism, private and public services, finance-, legal- and economical services). The producing sector (industry, building) accounts for approx. 23%, agriculture for only 1%.

 

Salzburg in Figures (2016)

 

 

Salzburg

in % of Austria

     
Population

549.263

6.3 %

Area in square kilometers

7.156

8.5 %

Employees

250.158

7.0 %

GDP in bn EUR

25.797

7.4 %

GDP per capita in EUR

47.100

117.0 %

Exports in bn EUR (2015)

10.56

7.4 %

 

 

 

Salzburg

Austria

     

Unemployment Rate - EU definition 1)

3.4 %

6.0 %

Unemployment Rate - national definition

5.6 %

9.1 %

 

1) EU definition (Labour Force Concept): registered unemployment / total number of capable workers

Source: Salzburg Chamber of Commerce / Statistik Austria / Province of Salzburg