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Protection & Enforcement of IPRs in Austria

Republic of Austria
Republik Österreich (German)
Anthem: Bundeshymne der Republik Österreich
"National Anthem of the Republic of Austria"
Location of Austria (dark green) – in Europe (green & dark grey) – in the European Union (green)  –  [Legend]
Location of Austria (dark green)

– in Europe (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union (green)  –  [Legend]

Capital
and largest city
Vienna
48°12′N 16°21′E / 48.200°N 16.350°E / 48.200; 16.350
Official languageGerman[a][b]
Recognised languages
Ethnic groups
(2020)[3]
Religion
(2018)[4]
Demonym(s)Austrian
GovernmentFederal parliamentary republic
• President
Alexander Van der Bellen
Karl Nehammer
LegislatureParliament
Federal Council
National Council
Formation
• Name
1 November 996
• Duchy
17 September 1156
• Archduchy
6 January 1453
• Empire
11 August 1804
30 March 1867
12 November 1918
10 September 1919
1 May 1934
• Anschluss
12 March 1938
27 April 1945
27 July 1955
Area
• Total
83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi) (113th)
• Water (%)
0.84 (2015)[5]
Population
• April 2022 estimate
Neutral increase 9,027,999[6] (98th)
• Density
107.6/km2 (278.7/sq mi) (106th)
GDP (PPP)2022 estimate
• Total
$582,130 billion[7] (43th)
• Per capita
$64,750[7] (14th)
GDP (nominal)2022 estimate
• Total
$479,820 billion[7] (33th)
• Per capita
$53,320 [7] (17th)
Gini (2020)Positive decrease 27.0[8]
low
HDI (2020)Increase 0.922[9]
very high · 18th
CurrencyEuro () (EUR)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
• Summer (DST)
UTC+2 (CEST)
Driving sideright
Calling code+43
ISO 3166 codeAT
Internet TLD.at

Austria

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a country in the southern part of Central Europe. It is a federation of nine states, one of which is the capital Vienna, the largest city and state by population. The country is bordered by Germany to the northwest, the Czech Republic to the north, Slovakia to the northeast, Hungary to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. It occupies a landlocked area of 83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi) and has a population of 9 million people.