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Country facts about Denmark

Short country facts about Denmark

Geography

Capital                            

Copenhagen (1.246.611 inhabitants 2014)

Area  

43.094 km² 

Population 

5.627.235 (2014) 

Ethnic groups 

90,5 % Danes; 9,5 % others  

Language 

Danish (English is the dominant second language) 

Religion 

Christian Protestants 95 %; 2 % Muslims; 3 % others            

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 Economy

 

GDP per capita             

USD 43.782 (2013)

Growth in GDP 

1,6 % (2015) 

Currency 

Danish kroner  (DKK)

Exchange rate 

1 USD is 6,95 DKK. 

Date of exchange rate 


February 2017
                                                                            

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Government

 

Form of government      

Constitutional monarchy  

Head of state 

Queen Margrethe II 

Head of government 

Lars Løkke Rasmussen (Liberal Party)

Foreign Minister 

Anders Samuelsen (Liberal Alliance)                                  

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Royal Danish Embassy
Str. Dr. Burghelea nr. 3
024031 Bukarest

Tlf. +40 (21) 300 08 00
Fax +40 (21) 312 0358 
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