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Greece's Information

Flag of Greece
Land Area 130,647 km2
Water Area 1,310 km2
Total Area 131,957 km2
Population 10,773,253
Population Density 81.64 / km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $291.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $26,800
Currency Euro (EUR)
Largest Cities
  • Athens (664,046)
  • Thessaloniki (354,290)
  • Patra (168,034)
  • Piraeus (163,688)
  • Peristeri (139,981)
  • Irakleion (137,154)
  • Larisa (128,758)
  • Kallithea (100,641)
  • Acharnes (99,346)
  • Kalamaria (91,617)
Greece Flag:
Flag of Greece

The flag of Greece features nine equal horizontal stripes of blue alternating with white; there is a blue square in the upper hoist-side corner bearing a white cross; the cross symbolizes Greek Orthodoxy, the long-established religion of the country.

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Greece Coat of Arms:
Flag of Greece

The national emblem features a blue escutcheon with a white cross totally surrounded by two laurel branches.

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