Denmark

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Denmark

Parliamentary constitutional monarchy, independant since 800

Region:
Nordic Countries
Area:
43,094 km²
Local name:
Danmark
Capital:
Copenhagen

Detailed information

Currency History
Timezones
Sunrise + sunset
Climate
Public Holidays
Airports
Economy
Gross debt
Inflation Rates
Energy consumption
Refugees
Country comparison
Current time in Denmark:
7:58 pm
Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

The countrywide time in Denmark is Central European Time (CET).
As in many countries far away from the equator, there is a daylight saving time in summer.
So the difference to Greenwich Mean Time is usually +1 hours in summer and +2 hours in winter.

Timezones and clock changesPublic Holidays in DenmarkSunrise and sunset

Bevölkerung

Population:
5,594,000
129.8
Ø 79 years
Birthrate:
10.4 p.c. per year
Deathrate:
10.3 p.c. per year
Males/Females:
49.2% : 50.8%

Alterspyramide

AlterMänner Frauen
65+8.4%10.3%
55-646.2%6.2%
25-5419.4%19.6%
15-246.7%6.4%
0-148.6%8.2%



The currency in Denmark is Danish Krone (DKK).
1 Krone is divided into 100 oyrur.
Status: 09/26/2017
1 US$ = 1.00 Kronen
1 Krone = 1.00 US$

The climate in Denmark

A moderate climatic zone determines the weather [in country]. As usual in the northern hemisphere, the days in the summer months are not only warmer but also longer. Depending on the season, the average daytime temperatures range between 3 and 21 degrees. In some parts of the country the temperature raises up to 23 °C. In the colder months and depending in the region, the temperature lowers down to -1°C in a month's average.

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


Detailed climate data for Denmark and 3 geographic spots of the country

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Languages

Official language:
Danish

mother tonguedistribution
Danish93.5 %
Turkish0.8 %
Arabic0.7 %
German0.5 %
English0.3 %
Norwegian0.3 %
Schwedish0.3 %
other3.6 %

Religions

branchdistribution
Buddhists1.0%
Lutherans80.0%
Baptists1.0%
Orthodoxes1.0%
Roman Catholics3.0%
Jehovah's Witnesses1.3%
Muslims4.0%
Jews1.0%
other7.7%

Communications

Dialing code:+45
Landlines:1,880,000
Mobile phones:7,100,000
Internet server:4,297,000
Internet users:5,400,000

Economy more...

(per year)
GDP:276.58 bn €
Exportations:85.12 bn €
Importations:76.80 bn €
Budget deficit:2,499 M €
Gross debt:104.67 bn €
Unemployment rate:6.1 %
Inflation rate:0.25 %
corruption index:90 (good)
Energy consumption:33.3 bn kWh

Transport more...

Roadways:74,497 km
Railways:2,633 km
Waterways:400 km
Airports:80

Most important cities in Denmark

CityRegionPopulation
Copenhagen [Capital]Kopenhagen1,296,000
ÅrhusCentral Jutland238,000
OdenseSouth Denmark146,000
AalborgNorth Denmark122,000
FrederiksbergKopenhagen95,000
EsbjergSouth Denmark72,000
RandersCentral Jutland56,000
KoldingSouth Denmark55,000
HorsensCentral Jutland50,000
HvidovreKopenhagen49,000
GreveZealand48,000
RoskildeZealand44,000
HjørringNorth Denmark25,000



Political indicators

(Based on the "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project of the World Bank)

Political stability:
Rule of law:
Effectivity:
Regulatory quality:
Voice accountability:
Death penalty:abolished in 1978



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Dependent territories

Faroe Islands(Nordic Countries)
Greenland(North America)