Carinthia (state)

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Carinthia
Kärnten
Koroška
Carinzia
State of Austria
Flag of Carinthia
Flag
Coat of arms of Carinthia
Coat of arms
Location of Carinthia
Coordinates: 46°45′40″N 13°49′08″E / 46.761°N 13.819°E / 46.761; 13.819Coordinates: 46°45′40″N 13°49′08″E / 46.761°N 13.819°E / 46.761; 13.819
Country  Austria
Capital Klagenfurt
Government
 • Governor Gerhard Dörfler (FPK)
Area
 • Total 9,538.01 km2 (3,682.65 sq mi)
Population (2015[1])
 • Total 557,371
 • Density 58.43682/km2 (151.35068/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code AT-2
NUTS Region AT2
Votes in Bundesrat 4 (of 62)
Website www.ktn.gv.at

Carinthia is the southernmost State of Austrian. It is in the Eastern Alps. The main language is German.

Carinthia's main industries are tourism, electronics, engineering, forestry and agriculture. The companies Philips and Siemens have large operations there.

Districts[change | change source]

The state is divided into eight rural and two urban districts. There are 132 towns.

The districts of Carinthia

Statutory cities[change | change source]

Rural districts[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahresbeginn seit 2002 nach Gemeinden (Gebietsstand 1.1.2015)