Austria Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: One should keep hands above the table while eating and elbows should not be on the table. The main... More
  • Family: Austrian families are usually small, having one or two children. However, rural families are often a bit larger. Most Austrians... More
  • Fashion: It is important to dress properly for all events. European clothing is usually worn by both men and women.... More
  • Visiting: Men stand when a woman enters the room or when talking to a woman who is standing. One should... More

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Capital Vienna
Government Type federal parliamentary republic
Currency euros (EUR)
Population 8,711,770
Total Area 32,383 Square Miles
83,871 Square Kilometers
Location Central Europe, north of Italy and Slovenia
Language German (official nationwide), Slovene (official in Carinthia), Croatian (official in Burgenland), Hungarian (official in Burgenland)

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