Austrian Sign LanguagePrint
L1 users: 8,000 (2014 EUD). 8,000–10,000 Deaf sign language users (2014 EUD), 39,500 deaf (2014 IMB).
5 (Developing). Recognized language (2000, Constitution, Section 8(3) as amended).
In deaf schools outside of the classroom. Deaf associations.
Originated in 1870. Sign language classes for hearing people, including at two universities. Christian.