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February 16, 2018 0 Comment


Country Denmark
Continent Europe
Location 56.26390 N, 9.50180 E
Map of Denmark  Map of Denmark
Flag  Denmark flag
Area 43,094 km²
Coastline 5,440 miles
Neighboring Countries Norway

Netherlands

Germany

Sweden

Belgium

Luxembourg

Poland

England

Czech Republic

Scotland

Lithuania

Isle of Man

Latvia

Wales

Liechtenstein

Northern Ireland

Denmark

Switzerland

Slovakia

Slovenia

France

Croatia

San Marino

Monaco

Italy

Time Zone CET (UTC +1)

CEST (UTC +2)

Population 5.75 million (2017)
Symbol  symbol of denmark
Constitution Day June 5th
Prime Minister of Denmark Lars Lokke Rasmussen
National Anthem ‘’Der er et yndigt land”
National Butterfly Small tortoiseshell
National Bird Mute Swan
National Flower Marguerite Daisy
National Game Football
National Tree Beech
National Drink Akvavit
National Language Danish
Seasons in Denmark Spring Season

Summer Season

Autumn Season

Winter Season

Prestigious Awards of Denmark
  • Military Awards – The Valour Cross
  • Literature Awards – Danish Literary Awards
  • Cinema Awards – Danish Film Critics Association – Bodil Awards, Lauritzen Award
Religion in Denmark Protestantism (64%)

Catholic Church (1%)

Other Christian (6%)

Agnostic/Non-Religious (16%)

Atheist (9%)

Islam (1%)

Buddhism (1%)

Other Religion (1%)

Not Stated (1%)

Average Marriage age in Denmark 34.4 years for men and 31.9 years for women
Capital Copenhagen (550 43’N 120 34’E)
Number of Cities 45 Cities
Largest City in Denmark Copenhagen
Smallest City in Denmark Skive
Literacy rate 99% (males)

99% (females)

Type of Government Monarchy

Representative Democracy

Constitutional Monarchy

Parliamentary System

Unitary State

Hereditary Monarchy

Federacy

GDP PPP – $264.837 billion (2016)

Nominal – $302.571 billion (2016)

GDP per capita $46,602 (2016)
Total number of Political parties in Denmark 8 political parties
Currency Danish Krone (DKK)
Calling Code  +45
Internet TLD .dk
ISO 3166 code DK
Festivals of Denmark Aalborg Carnival

The Viking Festival

Copenhagen Jazz Festival

Roskilde Festival

The Copenhagen Summer Festival

Tonder Festival

Fire Festival Regatta

Christmas Eve

New Year’s Day

Monuments & Statues Gefionspringvandet

Amalienborg

Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church

The Little Mermaid

Fregatten Jylland

H.C. Andersen Statue

Holger Danske

Copenhagen City Hall

Jutland Memorial Park

Vikingecenter Fyrkat

Sandskulpturfestival i Soendervig

Skamlingsbanken

Lur Blower Column

Zinkglobal

The Tin Soldier

Men at Sea

Roskildekrukkerne

Rytterstatue af Frederik V

Frederiksborg slotshave

Ejer Bavnehoj

Bill Woodrows Fredsskulptur

The Lady from the Sea

The Paper Boat

Danserindebronden

Wildlife Sanctuaries in Denmark 4 National parks
Longest River in Denmark Gudena
Largest Lake Arreso
Highest Mountain in Denmark Mollenhoj
Highest waterfall in Denmark Denmark Strait
Biggest Airport in Denmark Copenhagen Airport
Biggest dam in Denmark Tangeværket Dam
Tallest building in Denmark Herlev Hospital
Richest person of Denmark Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen
Best places to visit in Denmark Copenhagen

Aarhus

Odense

Bornholm

Skagen

Roskilde

Aalborg

Elsinore

Gilleleje

Ribe

Official Website demark.dk/
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