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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:8,877,0008,575,000
Inhabitants/km²:105.8207.7
Life expectancy males:Ø 79 yearsØ 82 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 84 yearsØ 86 years
Average age:Ø 42.7 yearsØ 42.0 years
Birthrate:9.70 ‰10.00 ‰
Deathrate:9.50 ‰7.80 ‰
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:8293
Civil rights:9299
Health:9793
Climate:2326
Cost of Living:3642
Popularity:5552

Economy

 AustriaSwitzerland
Currency: Euro
(1 EUR = 100 Cent)
Swiss Franc
(1 CHF =100 Rappen)
Unemployment rate:5.8 %4.9 %
Inflation rate:1.53 %0.36 %
Cost of Living:106.02 %153.23 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:51.40 %28.80 %
Average income:51,460 US$85,500 US$
Corruption index:76 (good)85 (good)


 AUT:
total
per 1000
inh.
CHE:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:445,075 M US$50.14 M US$703,082 M US$81.99 M US$
Gross national product:456,780 M US$51.46 M US$733,126 M US$85.50 M US$
Exported goods:247,167 M US$27.84 M US$478,339 M US$55.78 M US$
Imported goods:232,801 M US$26.23 M US$393,995 M US$45.95 M US$

Infrastructure

 AUT:
total
per 1000
inh.
CHE:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:137,039 km15.44 km71,557 km8.35 km
Railways:5,800 km0.65 km5,690 km0.66 km
Waterways:358 km0.04 km1,292 km0.15 km
Harbours:30.000320.004
Airports:500.006630.007

Energy balance

 AUT:
total
per 1000
inh.
CHE:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:64.60 bn kWh7.28 m kWh58.46 bn kWh6.82 m kWh
Energy production:60.78 bn kWh6.85 m kWh59.01 bn kWh6.88 m kWh
Energy export:19.21 bn kWh2.16 m kWh30.17 bn kWh3.52 m kWh
Energy imports:26.37 bn kWh2.97 m kWh34.10 bn kWh3.98 m kWh
CO2 emissions:61.45 m t6,922.10 t34.48 m t4,020.74 t

Telecommunication

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

 AUT
total
AUT
per 1000
inh.
CHE
total
CHE
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:3,753,0804233,100,000362
Mobile phones:10,726,000120810,927,3001274
Internet server:3,512,0003965,301,000618
Internet users:7,789,8228787,987,122931

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:12.8 °C13.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:4.4 °C5.3 °C
Water temperature:8.0 °C10.8 °C
Rel. humidity:77 %76 %
Rain days:9.910.1
Sunshine hours per day:5.25.1

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 %