On this page users will find an overview of the topic Urbanity in Austria. Below the map, users can see the highest and lowest values for Urbanity in Austria at the municipal level. By clicking on one of these municipalities, users can then go directly to the detailed view of the municipality and its neighbouring municipalities. In the category federal states users are directed to the respective federal state page of the topic Urbanity. Starting from the provincial page, users can then navigate further within Austria on the topic Urbanity on interactive maps. At the end of the page there is an overview of the other statistical themes on Similio with corresponding links.



Urbanity  in Austria

Urbanity: Description

Urbanity is an indicator of the size, population density and type of settlement in a region. Urbanity is a value from 0 to 10, with a higher value representing a denser population. Urbanity is an easy way of measuring regional differences and is also an interesting benchmark for comparing the way of life in different regions. Of course, urbanity also provides information about the attractiveness of a region in its surroundings and in a national comparison. The urbanity values have the following meaning: 10 - Large urban centres; 9 - Medium urban centres; 8 - Small urban centres; 7 - Regional centres, central; 6 - Regional centres, intermediate; 5 - Centres surrounding area, central; 4 - Centres in the surrounding area, intermediate; 3 - Centres surrounding area, peripheral; 2 - Rural area, central; 1 - Rural area, intermediate; 0 - Rural area, peripheral

Similio offers numerous Urbanity comparisons with interactive maps. There is a separate map for each Austrian municipality. Further maps for Urbanity are available at the level of political districts, landscapes, regions and at the level of federal provinces.

Follow the federal state links to get to the interactive Urbanity maps for the federal states.