Austria


Currency

The official currency of Austria is Euro.

Capital

Vienna, since 1804.

Location

Austria is located in Europe.


Austria Location

Population

Estimated population (2014): 8,584,000

Estimated population (2000): 8,012,000

Estimated population (1950): 6,935,000

Estimated population (1900): 5,973,000

Flag


Austria Flag

Economy

Austria is one of the 11 richest countries in the world with a high standard of living. Tourism is the most important part of the Austria's economy.
Since Austria became a member of the European Union it has developed closer ties to other EU economies. Membership in the EU has also drawn an influx of foreign investors attracted by Austria's access to the single European market.


The most popular places in Austria among international travellers

Vienna

Vienna
Melk Benedictine Abbey

Melk Benedictine Abbey
Krimmler Ache

Krimmler Ache
Kitzbuheler Horn

Kitzbuheler Horn
Dachstein Salzkammergut And The Giant Ice Cave

Dachstein Salzkammergut And The Giant Ice Cave