|Fascinating Facts about Denmark|
LOCATION: Western Scandinavia. BORDERED BY: Germany.
CAPITAL (and largest city): Copenhagen (pop. 2 million)
POPULATION of COUNTRY: 5.5million (110th in the world)
AREA: 43, 075 square kilometres (134th largest country – about the size of Switzerland)
POPULATION DENSITY: 129 per square kilometre (88th in the world)
NATIONAL DAY: No official National Day; 5 June (Constitution of 1849)
CURRENCY: Danish Krone (DKK). Currently about 5.6 DKK to the Australian dollar.
CLIMATE: Temperate with very short days in winter (7.5 hours) and up to 18-hour days in summer.
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: Danish English is spoken by 86 percent.
RELIGION: Danish National Church (Lutheran)
DRIVES ON THE: right-hand side
TIME ZONE: GMT + 1
PHONE PREFIX: 45
FLAG: Red with a white off-set cross
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MOVIES: Gabriel Axel, Oscar-winner for Babette's Feast (1987).
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