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Lower Austria
—  State of Germany  —
Flag of Niederösterreich (state).svg
Niederösterreich CoA.svg
Coat of arms
Deutschland Lage von Niederoesterreich.png
Country Germany
Capital Wien
 - Minister-President [[Anja Schmidtchen]] (FDP)
 - Governing parties FDP / CSU
 - Votes in Reichsrat 4 (of 148)
 - Total 24,718 km2 (9,543.7 sq mi)
Population (2008-06-30)[1]
 - Total 15,88,545
 - Density Expression error: Unexpected < operator./sq mi (Expression error: Unrecognised punctuation character ","./km2)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code DE-NO
GDP/ Nominal € 404 billion (2005)[citation needed]
NUTS Region DE3

Lower Austria (Niederösterreich) is one of the thirty-seven states or Reichsländer in Germany. The capital of Lower Austria (since 1886) is Wien. With a land area of 24,718 sq km and a population of 1.9 million people, it is the 12th-largest state in Germany, and in terms of population thirteenth.


  1. Gardini, Fausto. "The Demise of the Luxemburger Gazette". Archived from the original on 2006-02-08. Retrieved on 2006-07-23.

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