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Austria

Austria
  • Capital

    Capital

    Vienna

  • Local time

    Local time

    13:14

  • Population

    Population

    8.83 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +43

  • Currency

    Currency

    € EUR (euro)

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Austria

Austria
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Vienna

  • Local time

    Local time

    13:14

  • Population

    Population

    8.83 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +43

  • Currency

    Currency

    € EUR (euro)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 3 761

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.60 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    1 110mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    83 858 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    28%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    47%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    32%

  • Railways

    Railways

    4937km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    14.72 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Austrians - 91 %
    former Yugoslavs
    Turks - 1 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Roman Catholic - 74 %
    Protestant - 5 %
    Islam - 4 %

  • Languages

    Languages

    German
    Turkish
    Serbian

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    21 350

  • Murders

    Murders

    1 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    8.5 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    35.5%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    6.9%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    8 per 100k

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    construction, machinery, vehicles and parts, food, metals, chemicals, lumber and wood, paper and paperboard, communications equipment

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    grains, potatoes, wine, fruit, dairy products, cattle, pigs, poultry, lumber

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    oil, coal, lignite, timber, iron ore, copper, zinc, antimony, magnesite

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    62%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    oil, coal, lignite, timber, iron ore, copper, zinc, antimony, magnesite

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    35%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    58 712kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    22 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    118

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What not to do when visiting Austria

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Marker Austria
Street & Behavioral

Don't hide your face largely or entirely - people wearing such clothing (e.g. the burka and nikab) risk a fine. There's no exemption for tourists.

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2/10
Marker Austria
Business & Communication

Don't be late for the meetings - punctuality is taken seriously.

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Business & Communication

Don't forget Austrians are more formal than most countries. Better to avoid using first names until invited to use them. Start with Mr. "Surname".

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Did you know

Did you know?

The croissant was invented in Austria.

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Business & Communication

Don't be surprised Austrians are more reserved about giving & receiving compliments and avoid public affection.

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5/10
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Street & Behavioral

Don't block the bike lanes and don't step into it.

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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to handshake when greeting (men). Women usually greet with light kisses on both cheeks (”air kisses” where you just touch cheeks and kiss the air), a handshake is common on first meeting. Eye contact is important.

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Business & Communication

Don't smack or slurp - it's not appreciated.

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Business & Communication

Don't avoid eye contact business and personal conversations. It's a sign of courtesy.

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Did you know

Did you know?

Austria’s chancellor is the youngest currently serving head of government in the world.

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Don't enter buses, trains or similar before everyone who wants to get out has done so.

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Don't forget to wear reflectors when riding a bike or walking at dark.

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