Main drivers

What are the main drivers?

National surveys show the priority given by the Austrian population to environmental problems; see Figure 4 (STATISTIK AUSTRIA 2007).

Figure 4: Most pressing environmental problem in Austria (STATISTIK AUSTRIA 2007, modified).
Figure 5: Real GDP and Domestic Material Consumption, (BMLFUW 2009A- updated).
Figure 6: Primary energy consumption by fuel in Austria (Umweltbundesamt, own analysis).
Figure 7: Greenhouse gas emissions (1,000 tonnes CO2-equivalent) 1990-2008 (Umweltbundesamt, own analysis).