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Austria

(Flag of Austria) Population 8,102,175
GDP EUR 223,302 mil.
GDP per capita EUR 27,561
Share in imports of goods to the EU 2.90 %
Net contribution to the EU EUR 619.02 mil.
Net contribution to the EU in % of GDP 0.28 %
Net contribution to the EU per capita 76.40

In 2015 the taxpayers of Austria contributed to the European Union  142 euros per head over what they received. Since its accession to the EU the country has paid to the European Union EUR 21408 million over what it has received. Select a year in the upper right-hand corner to see details for other years.

Note that this breakdown compares fiscal transfers only and does not include other costs and benefits connected with membership in the EU (administrative costs, co-funding of EU projects, effects of EU legislation on domestic prices etc.).

Austria is a member of the European Union since 1995 when it left the European Free Trade Association (EFTA). Austria's Accession Treaty is available here.

Payment in mil EUR in % of GDP in EUR per capita
GNI-based own resource -1,211.80 -0.54 -149.56
VAT-based own resource -511.60 -0.23 -63.14
Customs and Agriculture duties paid by taxpayers -404.99 -0.18 -49.99
UK correction (= the "rebate") -45.80 -0.02 -5.65
Sugar levies -13.30 -0.01 -1.64
European Central Bank - Capital 0.35 0.00 0.04
Monetary Income redistribution 11.12 0.00 1.37
Internal policies 129.00 0.06 15.92
Structural actions 299.90 0.13 37.01
Agriculture 1,128.10 0.51 139.23
in EUR per capita in mil EUR in % of GDP

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