Austria Powerpoint

9,320 views

Published on

Published in: Travel
0 Comments
2 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
9,320
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
152
Comments
0
Likes
2
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Austria Powerpoint

  1. 1. Austria<br />
  2. 2. Basics<br />The country is located in Europe.<br />Capital is Vienna.<br />The population is 8,210,281.<br />Ethnic Groups: Austrians, former Yugoslavs, Turks, Germans, others.<br />Time ahead or behind the USA is 6 hours ahead of Washington D.C. during standard time.<br />The official languages are German, Turkish, Serbian, Croatian, some other languages.<br />The religions are Roman Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, other, unspecified, and atheists. <br />
  3. 3. Flag description<br />It has red on top and on bottom with white in the middle. During the battle in the 3rd crusade Leopold V’s white tunic was all bloody and when they removed the sash there was a white band. <br />
  4. 4. Government<br />The current leader is Heinz Fischer. They have a federal republic.<br />
  5. 5. Drinks<br />
  6. 6. Currency<br />
  7. 7. Famous people <br />
  8. 8. Military branches<br />They have air and land forces.<br />
  9. 9. About the people<br /> their life expectancy at birth is 79.5 years averaged among males and females.<br />Male: 76.6 years<br />Female: 82.56 years<br />The fertility rate is 1.39 children born/woman.<br />The total population that can read is 98%<br />The internet users are 5.937 million in 2008.<br />
  10. 10. Climates <br />
  11. 11. Surrounding countries<br />Czech Republic, German, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Switzerland. <br />Ranks:<br />Czech Republic population: 80, Area: 115<br />Slovenia: population: 145, Area: 154<br />Austria: population: 92, Area: 113<br />Switzerland: population: 94, Area: 135<br />Hungary: population: 82, Area: 109<br />
  12. 12. Transnational issues<br />They signed a petition in January 2008 and they demanded that Austria block the Czech Republics accession to EU unless Prague closed its nuclear power plant in Temelin, bordering Austria. There are a transshipment point for southwest Asian heroin, and south American cocaine coming for western Europe; it is increasing the European-produced synthetic drugs.<br />

×