In 2017 and 2018, Portuguese emigration to Austria grew by 10.2% and 9.1%, respectively. However, between 2018 and 2019, emigration to Austria practically stagnated and there was a small but not significant increase (+0.9%). In 2020 there is a significant decrease in the number of Portuguese arrivals (-14.9%), which follows the decrease in the total number of arrivals in Austrian territory (-10.1%). In 2021, Portuguese emigration to Austrian territory increased again, recovering from the decline recorded in the previous year (+15.5%). Over the time series under analysis (2002-2020), the number of Portuguese entering Austria had a minimum value in 2004 (266 entries) and a maximum value in 2013 (878 entries). In relative terms, Portuguese emigration to Austria continues to represent a very small fraction of immigration in this country (0.5%).
Cite as Vidigal, Inês (2022), “Portuguese emigration to Austria recovers in 2021", Observatório da Emigração. http://observatorioemigracao.pt/np4EN/8653.html