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Quick Guide to the System of Government in Austria

Official Name of

Republic of Austria

Capital City of

Vienna

Type of Government in

Parliamentary Republic

Branches of Government in

Executive Branch - Head of State
King or Queen (a figurehead who plays no significant role in government)
Executive Branch - Head of Government
Prime Minister
Legislative Branch
Parliament
Judicial Branch
Courts

Urban Spread in

66% of population live in urban areas

Economy in

Developed Economy

Administrative Divisions in

9 Bundeslaender
 Burgenland
 Carinthia
 Lower Austria
 Upper Austria
 Salzburg
 Styria
 Tirol
 Vorarlberg and Vienna