Formal Name: Republic of Austria
European Union Membership: Yes. Since 1995
N.A.T.O. Membership: NO
Form of Government: Republic
Surface: 83.871 km2. Austria is the 115th largest country in the world.
Population: aprox. 8.217.000
Density: 99 persons / square km
GDP Nominal: aprox. 293.05 billion Euros. GDP Nominal per capita: aprox. 34.985 Euros
Official Language: German
Other used languages:
Capital City: Wien
National Holyday: 26 October
Currency used: Euro.
Main Religions: Roman Catholic, Protestant
Particular things: After being occupied and annexed by Nazi Germany in 1938 and the liberation by the allied forces in 1945, Austria decided to be military neutral through the 1955 constitution.