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Geography Statistics of Denmark

Denmark's Information

Flag of Denmark
Land Area 42,434 km2
Water Area 660 km2
Total Area 43,094km2 (#130)
Population 5,593,785 (#115)
Population Density 131.82/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy
GDP (PPP) $265.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $46,600
Currency Krone (DKK)
Largest Cities
  • Coastline: 7,314 km (4.35 miles)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 16,384 sq miles (42,434 sq km)
    (water) 255 sq miles (660 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 16,639 sq miles (43,094 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: (5) As of January 1, 2007, Denmark is now divided into five regions, including Hovedstaden, Midtjylland, Nordjylland, Sjaelland and Syddanmark.
  • Regions Map
  • Regions (largest by pop.) Hovedstaden, 1,645,825
  • Regions (largest by size) Midtjylland, 13,142 sq km
  • Horizontal Width: 259 km (160 miles) from the capital city of Copenhagen, west to Esbjerg
  • Vertical Length: 330 km (205 miles) from Skagen south to Tonder

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (1) Germany
  • Geographic Center: The city of Aarhus on the Jutland Peninsula
  • Highest Point: Mollehoj 170 m (557 ft)
  • Lowest Point: Lammefjord (-7 m) (-22 ft)
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on July 10, 2020.

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