How many ethnic groups are in Austria-Hungary?

How many ethnic groups are in Austria-Hungary?

Austria is home to 6 indigenous ethnic groups: Burgenland Croats. Slovenes. Hungarians.

How diverse was Austria-Hungary?

As the map above shows, Austria-Hungary in 1910 was one of the most ethically diverse countries in history. It was also the second largest country in Europe (behind the Russian Empire) and the third most populous (behind the Russian and German Empires).

How many ethnic groups make up the Austrian Hungary before WWI?

Eleven major ethno-language groups were scattered across the empire: Germans, Hungarians, Polish, Czech, Ukrainian, Slovak, Slovene, Croatians, Serbs, Italians and Romanians. Like Germany, the Austro-Hungarian empire was a new state comprised old peoples and cultures.

What nationality was the Austro-Hungarian Empire?

Austria-Hungary, often referred to as the Austro-Hungarian Empire or the Dual Monarchy, was a constitutional monarchy and great power in Central Europe between 1867 and 1918….Austria-Hungary.

Austro-Hungarian Monarchy Österreichisch-Ungarische Monarchie (German) Osztrák–Magyar Monarchia (Hungarian)
Legislature 2 national legislatures

What were the two biggest ethnic groups in Austria-Hungary?

The two largest ethnic groups were Germans (10 million) and Hungarians (9 million). There were also Poles, Croats, Bosnians, Serbians, Italians, Czechs, Ruthenes, Slovenes, Slovaks and Romanians. Overall, fifteen different languages were spoken in the Austro-Hungarian empire.

Was Austria-Hungary Catholic?

In 1880, 78% of the population of Austria-Hungary was Roman Catholic, 10% Protestant, 6% Orthodox, 5% Jewish, and 1% Muslim. The Roman Catholic Church has 2 archbishoprics and 7 bishoprics in Austria. The Protestants are primarily of the Augsburg (Lutheran) or Reformed (Calvinist) confessions.

Is Austria Lutheran?

Austrian Protestants are overwhelmingly Lutheran (3.4%), with a small Reformed community (0.1%).

What religion was the Habsburg family?

Habsburg Monarchy

Habsburg Monarchy Habsburgermonarchie
Religion Majority: Roman Catholic (official) Minorities: Reformed, Lutheran, Eastern Orthodox, Utraquist, Jewish, Abrahamite
Government Feudal Monarchy
• 1282–1308 Albert I of Germany and Rudolph II of Austria

What is the black population of Austria?

around 40,000 people
Austria’s black community is estimated to number around 40,000 people.