|Land Area||348,672 km2|
|Water Area||8,350 km2|
|Total Area||357,022km2 (#62)|
|Government Type||Federal Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$3,980.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$48,200|
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- Bird: Eagle
- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: The country's coat of arms (featuring an eagle) is said to have orginated around 1200.
Over the centuries many variations have been adopted for military and political reasons, but the eagle has remained as the central theme. The modern seal features the same colors as the German flag. The eagle is also used on the German one Euro and two Euro coins.
- Flag of Germany
- Motto: "Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit." "Unity and Justice and Freedom."
- National Anthem: Das Deutschlandlied (third stanza), music by Joseph Haydn; lyrics by August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallerslebem.
- Tree: Oak
Find above the symbols for Germany.
What is the Largest Ethnic Group in Germany?
Germans make up the largest ethnic group in Germany at an estimated 80% of the population. Ethnic minorities in the country include Turks, Poles, Italians, and Russians.
Largest Ethnic Groups In Germany
What Do the Colors of the German Flag Mean?
The colors of the flag of Germany somewhat resemble the colors used in the Roman Empire, which were just black and gold.