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Alemannic
[gsw] Vorarlberg state. Population: 300,000 in Austria (1991 A. Schmidt). Status: 5* (Developing). Dialects: High Alemannisch (Hochalemannisch). Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Upper German, Alemannic.

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Austrian Sign Language
[asq] Scattered. Population: 8,000 (2014 EUD). EUD estimates 8,000–10,000 Deaf sign language users. 39,500 deaf (2014 IMB). Status: 5 (Developing). Recognized language (2000, Constitution, Section 8(3) as amended). Alternate Names: Carinthian Sign Language, KGS, OEGS, ÖGS, Österreichische Gebärdensprache. Dialects: Substantial regional variation: Vienna, Carinthia, Styria, others. Partially intelligible with French Sign Language [fsl]. Russian Sign Language [rsl] is historically connected to it. Fingerspelling system similar to French Sign Language [fsl]. Classification: Sign language.

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Bavarian
[bar] Lower Austria and Salzburg states; Burgenland, Carinthia, and Styria (Northern Bavarian dialect). Population: 8,100,000 in Austria (European Commission 2012). Total users in all countries: 14,359,000. Status: 5* (Developing). Alternate Names: Bairisch, Bavarian Austrian, Bayerisch, Ost-Oberdeutsch. Autonym: Boarisch. Dialects: Central Bavarian (Danube Bavarian), North Bavarian (Upper Franconian), South Bavarian, Salzburgish. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Upper German, Bavarian-Austrian.

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Croatian
[hrv] Burgenland, Lower Austria and Vienna states. Population: 139,000 in Austria (2017 World Factbook). Status: 6b (Threatened). Recognized language (1955, Treaty of Vienna). Alternate Names: Hrvatski, Serbo-Croatian. Dialects: Burgenland Croatian. Classification: Indo-European, Balto-Slavic, Slavic, South, Western.

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Czech
[ces] Lower Austria. Population: 17,700 in Austria (2003 UNSD). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Recognized language (1955, Treaty of Vienna). Classification: Indo-European, Balto-Slavic, Slavic, West, Czech-Slovak.

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English
[eng] Widespread. Population: 6,418,600 in Austria, all users. L1 users: 58,600 in Austria (2003 UNSD). L2 users: 6,360,000 (European Commission 2012). Status: 4 (Educational). Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, English.

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German, Standard
[deu] Widespread. Population: 182,000 in Austria (2017 Eurostat). Based on nationality. Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1929, Constitution, Article 8), constitution reinstated 1945. Alternate Names: Deutsch. Dialects: Kärntnerisch. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Middle German, East Middle German.

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Hungarian
[hun] Burgenland, Lower Austria, Styria, and Vienna states. Population: 40,600 in Austria (2003 UNSD). Ethnic population: 60,000 (Laakso et al 2013). Status: 4 (Educational). Recognized language (1976, Ethnic Groups Act, Articles 13–15). Alternate Names: Magyar, Ungarisch. Dialects: Oberwart. Classification: Uralic.

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Romani, Carpathian
[rmc] Burgenland province. Population: 6,270 in Austria (2003 UNSD). All Romani in Austria. Status: 5* (Developing). Alternate Names: Burgenland Romani, Central Romani. Dialects: Roman. Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Intermediate Divisions, Western, Romani, Northern.

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Romani, Sinte
[rmo] Upper Austria. Population: 6,270: All Romani in Austria (2003 UNSD). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Recognized language (1993, Federal Act of 16 December). Alternate Names: Manuš, Romanes, Sinte, Sinti, Sintitikes. Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Intermediate Divisions, Western, Romani, Northern.

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Romani, Vlax
[rmy] Burgenland state: Oberwart district and Oberwart city. Population: Status: 5* (Developing). Dialects: Austrian Lovari. Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Intermediate Divisions, Western, Romani, Vlax.

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Slovak
[slk] Scattered, Lower Austria, Upper Austria, Styria, Vienna. Population: 10,200 in Austria (2003 UNSD). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Recognized language (1955, Treaty of Vienna). Alternate Names: Slovenčina, Slovenský Jazyk. Classification: Indo-European, Balto-Slavic, Slavic, West, Czech-Slovak.

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Slovene
[slv] Carinthia and Styria states. Population: 24,900 in Austria (2003 UNSD). Status: 5* (Dispersed). Recognized language (1955, Treaty of Vienna). Alternate Names: Slovenščina, Slovenian, “Windisch” (pej.). Classification: Indo-European, Balto-Slavic, Slavic, South, Western.

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Swabian
[swg] Tyrol state: Reutte district, Reutte town area. Population: Status: 5* (Developing). Alternate Names: Schwäbisch. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Upper German, Alemannic.

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Walser
[wae] Tyrol state: Paznauntal area, Brandnertal, Galtur, Lech, Reintal, Schricken, Silbertal, and Warth; Vorarlberg state: Grosses Walsertal, Kleinwalsertal, Tannberg areas. Population: 8,080 in Austria (2000). Status: 6b* (Threatened). Alternate Names: Walscher. Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, West, High German, German, Upper German, Alemannic.

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