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General information

 AustriaSwitzerland
Region:Western EuropeWestern Europe
Area:83,879 km²41,290 km²
Official language:GermanGerman
Government form:Federal parliamentary republicFederal republic
Independent since:1918 n.Chr.1499 n.Chr.
Capital:ViennaBern

Population

 AustriaSwitzerland
Population:8,917,0008,637,000
Inhabitants/km²:106.3209.2
Life expectancy males:Ø 80 yearsØ 82 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 84 yearsØ 86 years
Average age:Ø 42.7 yearsØ 42.0 years
Birthrate:9.60 ‰10.00 ‰
Deathrate:9.40 ‰7.90 ‰
Migrationrate:3.57 ‰4.55 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)

 AustriaSwitzerland
Political stability:8394
Civil rights:9299
Health:9793
Climate:2532
Cost of Living:211
Popularity:4340

Economy

 AustriaSwitzerland
Currency: Euro
(1 EUR = 100 Cent)
Swiss Franc
(1 CHF =100 Rappen)
Unemployment rate:5.8 %4.9 %
Inflation rate:1.38 %-0.73 %
Cost of Living:106.37 %158.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:51.40 %28.80 %
Average income:51,390 US$87,950 US$
Corruption index:76 (good)85 (good)


 AUT:
total
per 1000
inh.
CHE:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:428,965 M US$48.11 M US$747,969 M US$86.60 M US$
Gross national product:456,328 M US$51.17 M US$754,231 M US$87.33 M US$
Exported goods:226,787 M US$25.43 M US$470,914 M US$54.52 M US$
Imported goods:211,848 M US$23.76 M US$401,912 M US$46.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 AUT:
total
per 1000
inh.
CHE:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:137,039 km15.37 km71,557 km8.29 km
Railways:5,800 km0.65 km5,690 km0.66 km
Waterways:358 km0.04 km1,292 km0.15 km
Harbours:30.000280.003
Airports:500.006630.007

Energy balance

 AUT:
total
per 1000
inh.
CHE:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:64.60 bn kWh7.24 m kWh58.46 bn kWh6.77 m kWh
Energy production:60.78 bn kWh6.82 m kWh59.01 bn kWh6.83 m kWh
Energy export:19.21 bn kWh2.15 m kWh30.17 bn kWh3.49 m kWh
Energy imports:26.37 bn kWh2.96 m kWh34.10 bn kWh3.95 m kWh
CO2 emissions:63.18 m t7,085.18 t37.48 m t4,339.52 t

Telecommunication

 AustriaSwitzerland
International dialing:+43+41
Internet domain:.at.ch

 AUT
total
AUT
per 1000
inh.
CHE
total
CHE
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:3,722,1284173,102,504359
Mobile cellulars:10,726,000120310,829,0311254
Internet server:3,512,0003945,301,000614
Internet users:7,825,0448788,044,931931
Broadband Internet:2,606,0002924,023,000466

Healthcare system

 AustriaSwitzerland
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:7.604.70
Physicians per 1000 inh.:5.144.24
Diabetes:6.6 %5.7 %
Tuberculosis:0.1 %0.1 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:73.0 %82.0 %
Smokers:29.1 %25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Austria and Switzerland

 AustriaSwitzerland
Daytime temperatures:13.0 °C15.0 °C
Nighttime temperatures:4.7 °C6.1 °C
Water temperature:8.0 °C10.8 °C
Rel. humidity:76 %77 %
Rain days:9.79.7
Sunshine hours per day:5.35.1

Native languages

 AustriaSwitzerland
German:88.6 %62.5 %
French:n/a21.3 %
Italian:n/a8.3 %
Turkish:2.3 %n/a
Serbian:2.2 %n/a
Croatian:1.6 %1.4 %
Albanian:n/a1.3 %
Portuguese:n/a1.2 %
Spanish:n/a1.1 %
Romansh:n/a0.5 %
other:5.3 %2.4 %

Religions

 AustriaSwitzerland
Christianity:80.9 %70.8 %
nondenominational:12.0 %21.4 %
Islam:4.2 %4.9 %
Jewry:0.1 %0.2 %
other:2.8 %2.7 %