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Country facts about Denmark

Short country facts about Denmark

Geography

Capital

Copenhagen (1.323.231 inhabitants; 2018)

Area

43.094km²

Population

5.789.957 (2018)

Ethnic groups

86,6 % Danes; 13,4 % others

Language

Danish (English is the dominant second language)

 

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 Economy

 

GDP percapita

USD 56.308 (2017)

Growth in GDP

1,3 % (2016)

Currency

Danish kroner (DKK)

Exchange rate

1USD is 6,51 DKK.

Date of exchangerate


January 2019

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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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