Located in the continent of Europe, Denmark covers 42,434 square kilometers of land and 660 square kilometers of water, making it the 135th largest nation in the world with a total area of 43,094 square kilometers.
Denmark was founded as a distinct and original nation in 980. The population of Denmark is 5,543,453 (2012) and the nation has a density of 131 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Denmark is the Danish Krone (DKK). As well, the people of Denmark are refered to as Danish.
The dialing code for the country is 45 and the top level internet domain for Danish sites is .dk.
Denmark shares land borders with only one country, Germany.
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|Density||130.6 / km2 ( 338.3 / mi2 )|
|Capital||Copenhagen (Capital Region)|
|GDP||342,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||61,694 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||42,434 km2 (16,384 mi2)|
|Water Area||660 km2 (255 mi2)|
|Page on World Atlas||Denmark|
What is the capital of Denmark?
Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark. It has a population of 1,153,615, and is located on a latitue of 55.68 and longitude of 12.57.
Copenhagen is also the political center of Denmark, which is considered a Constitutional Monarchy, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.
Quick Facts About Copenhagen, the Capital Of Denmark
|Elevation||14 meters over sea level|
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