full name: Republic of Austria Austria flag
capital city: Vienna
population: 8,665,550 (July 2015 est.)
official language: German
business language: German and English
major religion: Christianity
intl.dialling code: +43
internet suffix: .at
time zone: UTC/GMT + 1 hour
currency: 1 euro = 100 cents
GDP - real growth rate: 0.3% (2014 est.)
GDP - per capita: $46,400 (2014 est.)
main export: Machinery, metals, paper, textiles, food, livestock
government: Federal republic
head of state: President Heinz FISCHER
prime minister: Chancellor Werner FAYMANN