kintra in Central Europe

Coordinates: 47°20′N 13°20′E / 47.333°N 13.333°E / 47.333; 13.333

Austrick (German: Österreich, Czech: Rakousko, Slovenian: Avstrija; Croatian: Austrija; Serbian: Аустрија; Hungarian: Ausztria) is a laundlockit kintra in central Europe. It haes a laund mairch wi Germany an Czechie tae the north, Slovakie an Hungary tae the east, Slovenie an Italy tae the sooth, an Swisserland an Liechtenstein tae the wast. Austrick haes been a member-state o the EU sin 1995.[citation needit]

Republic o Austrick

Republik Österreich  (German)
Location o  Austrick  (dark green) – on the European continent  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)  —  [Legend]
Location o  Austrick  (dark green)

– on the European continent  (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (green)  —  [Legend]

and largest city
48°12′N 16°21′E / 48.200°N 16.350°E / 48.200; 16.350
Offeecial leidsAustrick German[a]
Ethnic groups
GovrenmentFederal pairlamentary republic
• Preses
Alexander Van der Bellen
Karl Nehammer
Federal Cooncil
National Cooncil
• Anschluss
syne 1945
• State Treaty in effect
27 Julie 1955
1 Januar 1995
• Total
83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi) (113t)
• Water (%)
• October 2020 estimate
8,935,112[2] (98t)
• Density
106/km2 (274.5/sq mi) (106t)
GDP (PPP)2018 estimate
• Total
$461.432 billion[3]
• Per capita
$51,936[3] (17)
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Tot
$446,315 billion[3] (27)
• Per capita
$50,277[3] (15)
Gini (2020)negative increase 27.0[4]
law · 14t
HDI (2019)Increase 0.922[5]
verra heich · 18t
CurrencyEuro ()[b] (EUR)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
• Summer (DST)
Drivin sideright
Cawin code+43
ISO 3166 codeAT
  1. ^ Croatie, Czech, Hungarian, Romani, Slovak, an Slovene are offeecially recognised bi the European Chairter for Regional or Minority Leids (ECRML).
  2. ^ Austrian schilling afore 1999; Virtual Euro syne 1 Januar 1999; Euro syne 1 January 2002.
  3. ^ The .eu domain is an aa uised, as it is shared wi ither European Union member states.
Territorial organization

The fowk in Austrick speak German, a few speak Hungarian, Slovenie an Croatie.[citation needit] The caipital o Austrick is Vienna (Wien).

Austrick is mair nor a thoosand year auld. Its history can be follaed tae the nint century. At that time the first fowk muived tae the laund nou kent as Austrick. The name "Ostarrichi" is first scrieved in an offeecial document frae 996AD. Syne this wird haes developed intae the Modren German wird Österreich.[citation needit]



Austrick wis an empire frae aboot 800AD tae 1918, an wis ringit ower bi The Hoose o Habsburg for maist o that period. Than it becam a republic. The First Republic wis frae 1918 tae 1938, the Seicont Republic haes been frae 1945. Frae 1938 tae 1945 Austrick wis pairt o Germany. It wis annexed bi the Nazis an becam pairt o the"Third Reich" juist afore WWII. Efter the weir it syne becam unthirlt.[citation needit]


  1. "Kommission für Migrations und Integrationsforschung der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften" (PDF). Statistik Austria. 2012. p. 27. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 14 Januar 2017. Retrieved 13 Apryle 2017. (total population to calculate percentages with is on page 23)
  2. "Population by Year-/Quarter-beginning". 7 November 2018. Archived frae the original on 12 Juin 2015. Retrieved 12 Juin 2015.
  3. a b c d "Austria". International Monetary Fund. 1 Apryle 2018. Retrieved 6 December 2021.
  4. "Gini coefficient of equivalised disposable income – EU-SILC survey". Eurostat. Retrieved 6 December 2021.
  5. Human Development Report 2020 The Next Frontier: Human Development and the Anthropocene (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 15 December 2020. pp. 343–346. ISBN 978-92-1-126442-5. Retrieved 6 December 2021.
  6. "Regional Languages of Austria". Rechtsinformationssystem des Bundes. 2013.