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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Vienna

Population

8,400,000

Size

83,871km²

Languages

  • German

Austria profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 2
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
2 4 1

Yi Jianlian Yi injured as China suffer defeat

China's NBA star Yi Jianlian suffers a knee injury during an 81-61 defeat by Australia in the men's basketball.

2 Aug 12

Hannah Miley Miley and Phelps through to semis

Britain's Hannah Miley reaches the 200m medley semi-finals, but China's Ye Shiwen continues to dominate.

2012 dates for your diary

2 Jan 12

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Austria at the Olympics

61 Beijing 2008 ranking

1896 First Olympic appearance