Quick Info

  • Full Country Name: Kingdom of Denmark.
  • Local Name: Kongeriget Danmark.
  • Capital: Copenhagen (population: 1.8 million).
  • Language: Danish (official), English, German.
  • Currency: Danish krone kr (DKK) = 100 øre.
  • People: Danish (95%), foreign nationals, small Inuit and Faroe population.
  • Life Expectancy: Male: 75.65, Female: 80.41.
  • Religion: Evangelical Lutheran (95%), other Christian (3%), Muslim (2%).
  • Size (sq km): 43,094 (134th)
  • Population: 5,443,000 (109th)
  • Population Density per sq km: 126 (78th)
  • Country Dialling Code: 45
  • Internet Country Code: .dk (.eu also used).
  • Time Zone: GMT +1 (+2 in the summer)
  • Voltage Guide: 220 AC, 50 Hz.
  • Finance: Credit cards and traveller's cheques are widely accepted.
  • Business Hours: 0800/0900-1600/1700 Monday-Friday.
  • GDP: US$155.3 billion
  • GDP per Capita: US$28,900
  • Annual Growth: 1.5%
  • Inflation: 2.5%
  • Major Industries: Agricultural products, grains, meat and dairy, fish, beer, oil and gas, home electronics and furniture.
  • Major Trading Partners: EU (esp. Germany, Sweden, UK, Netherlands, France and Italy), USA.
  • Personal Safety: Safe.
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