Name of the microdata access service
Bundesanstalt Statistik Österreich (Statistics Austria)
Postal address
Guglgasse 13 1110 Wien Austria
Microdata access conditions
General conditions

Access to anonymised non-personal data is granted for scientific research purposes. Data is non-personal if the data subject cannot be identified through reasonable use of means. Users must be affiliated to recognized higher education or research institutions.

Conditions for non-resident researchers

Access is granted to anonymised non-personal data.

Conditions for students

Access is granted to anonymised non-personal data.

How to apply & modes of access
Public Use Files

Standardisierte Datensätze (SDS): can be downloaded from the web after registration and acceptance of Terms of Use.

Scientific Use Files

Aufgabenspezifische Datensätze (ADS): need to be requested using an online form. If access (safe centre, teleprocessing or direct access e.g. CD- ROM) is granted, specific conditions, modalities and cost of data delivery are agreed in a contract between Statistics Austria and the data user. For all these forms of access applies that access is solely granted to anonymised non-personal data.

Secure Use Files


Details & practical information
How long does it take to obtain data?

SDS: access is immediate after registration. ADS: it differs from case to case.

How much does it cost?

SDS: free of charge.
ADS: price is determined on a case-by-case basis, depending on the specific needs of the user.

Information on access


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