Austria is a country in central Europe and was one of the founding members of the Eurozone issuing coins from 2002.

Some basic facts about Austria:

  • Area:  83.855 sq. kilometers
  • Population:  8.400.00 (2011 census)
  • Official Language:  German
  • Government Form : Federal Parliamentary Republic
  • GDP - Total € 279,053 billion (2012 estimate)
  • GDP - Per Capita € 33,022 (2012 estimate)

Prior to the Euro the official currency was the Schilling. The conversion rate to the Euro was set at 13,7603 to 1 Euro on 1st January 1999.

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