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Austria People 2008


Population: 8,205,533 (July 2008 est.)
Age structure: 0-14 years: 14.8% (male 621,326/female 592,131) 15-64 years: 67.5% (male 2,783,531/female 2,753,389) 65 years and over: 17.7% (male 599,415/female 855,741) (2008 est.)
Median age: total: 41.7 years male: 40.7 years female: 42.8 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate: 0.064% (2008 est.)
Birth rate: 8.66 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate: 9.91 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate: 1.88 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Sex ratio: at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female 15-64 years: 1.01 male(s)/female 65 years and over: 0.7 male(s)/female total population: 0.95 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate: total: 4.48 deaths/1,000 live births male: 5.48 deaths/1,000 live births female: 3.44 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth: total population: 79.36 years male: 76.46 years female: 82.41 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate: 1.38 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: 0.3% (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: 10,000 (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths: fewer than 100 (2003 est.)
Nationality: noun: Austrian(s) adjective: Austrian
Ethnic groups: Austrians 91.1%, former Yugoslavs 4% (includes Croatians, Slovenes, Serbs, and Bosniaks), Turks 1.6%, German 0.9%, other or unspecified 2.4% (2001 census)
Religions: Roman Catholic 73.6%, Protestant 4.7%, Muslim 4.2%, other 3.5%, unspecified 2%, none 12% (2001 census)
Languages: German (official nationwide) 88.6%, Turkish 2.3%, Serbian 2.2%, Croatian (official in Burgenland) 1.6%, other (includes Slovene, official in Carinthia, and Hungarian, official in Burgenland) 5.3% (2001 census)
Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write total population: 98% male: NA female: NA
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education): total: 15 years male: 15 years female: 16 years (2006)
Education expenditures: 5.4% of GDP (2005)

NOTE: The information regarding Austria on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Austria People 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Austria People 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.