Austria Demographics Population Religion Percentage 2017 by City Immigrants

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Austria Demographics Population Religion Percentage 2017

Austrians are a homogeneous people, although four decades of strong immigration have significantly changed the composition of the population of Austria.Austria Demographics Population Religion Percentage 2017

According to the 2001 population census, 88.6% are native German speakers (96% Austro-Bavarian dialects and 4% Alemanic dialects) while the remaining 11.4% speak several minority languages. The non-German speakers of Austria can be divided into two groups: traditional minorities, who are related to territories formerly part of the Habsburg Monarchy, and new minorities, resulting from recent immigration. According to the Austrian Statistical Bureau, 814,800 foreigners legally lived in Austria in mid-2006, representing 9.8% of the total population, one of the highest rates in Europe.


 Austria demographics Population by Religion

Religion

Percentage

Roman Catholic

73.6%,

Protestant

4.7%,

Muslim

4.2%,

other

3.5%,

unspecified

2%,

none

12%




 


 Austria demographics Population by Immigrants

Rank

Nationality

Population

1

European Union Germany

176,463

2

 Serbia

116,626

3

 Turkey

116,026

4

 Bosnia and Herzegovina

93,973

5

European Union Romania

82,949

6

European Union Croatia

70,248

7

European Union Hungary

63,550

8

European Union Poland

57,589

9

 Afghanistan

35,618

10

European Union Slovakia

35,326

 


 Austria demographics Population by Race

According to the 2001 population census, 88.6% are native German speakers (96% Austro-Bavarian dialects and 4% Alemanic dialects) while the remaining 11.4% speak several minority languages. The non-German speakers of Austria can be divided into two groups: traditional minorities, who are related to territories formerly part of the Habsburg Monarchy, and new minorities, resulting from recent immigration.


 Austria Population by City 
.

S.NO.

Name

Population

Latitude/Longitude

1

Vienna

1,691,468

48.208 / 16.372

2

Graz 

222,326

47.067 / 15.45

3

Linz  wikipedia article, Upper Austria

181,162

48.306 / 14.286

4

Salzburg 

150,269

47.799 / 13.044

5

Innsbruck 

112,467

47.263 / 11.395

6

Klagenfurt, Carinthia

90,610

46.625 / 14.305

7

Villach

58,882

46.61 / 13.856

8

Wels, Upper Austria

57,946

48.167 / 14.033

9

St. Pölten, Lower Austria

49,001

48.2 / 15.633

10

Dornbirn

43,013

47.414 / 9.742

 

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