Denmark Facts

Denmark Facts

Denmark is a country in Northern Europe. which is the most southern of the Nordic countries, and is located southwest of Sweden and south of Norwa. It is also bordered to the south by Germany. See the fact file below for more information about Denmark.

Capital
Copenhagen

Population
5,352,815 (July 2001 est.)

Area
total: 43,094 sq km, slightly less than twice the size of Massachusetts

Type of Government
constitutional monarchy

Money
Danish krone (DKK)

Climate
temperate; humid and overcast; mild, windy winters and cool summers

Primary Language
Danish, Faroese, Greenlandic (an Inuit dialect), German (small minority)
note: English is the predominant second language

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