Austria Country Profile :
Republic of Austria (Republik Oesterreich )
Area: 83,871 sq.km
Other Larger cities :Graz,Linz,Slazburg,innsbruck
Religions: Christian- 80%, Unaffliated -13.5%, Muslim – 5.4%.
Per capita Income (PCI):$44,498
HDI (Human Development Index ) Rank : 24
Date of Independence :1156
Government Type : Federal Parliamentary Republic
President :Alexander Vander Bellen
Head of the Govt :Chancellor :Christian Kern
Austria Facts :
-Became Independent on October 26,1955
-Country Experienced More than 25 years of Socio-economic Troubles.
-Country Where First Post cards were issued .
– Sworn itself in a Neutral Position since the world wars .
-Very Small Percentage involved in Agriculture less than 1.5% GDP.
-Europe’s Organic Country No.1
-First Country to Establish National Regulations for organic farming .
-Extended 360 miles East to West
-2/3 rd of Country covered with Woods and Meadows.
-Largest Ice cave system in the World -Eisriesenwelt.