Independence Year : 800
Population : 5330000
Life Expectancy : 76.5
Capital : 3315
GNP : 174099.00
GNP Old : 169264.00
Local Name : Danmark
Government Form : Constitutional Monarchy
Location : Northern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, on a peninsula north of Germany (Jutland); also includes two major islands (Sjaelland and Fyn)
Terrain : Low and flat or slightly rolling hills; highest elevation is 173 m. (568 ft.).
Climate : Temperate. The terrain, location, and prevailing westerly winds make the weather changeable.
Ethnic Group : Scandinavian, German, Inuit, (Greenland) Faroese
Religions : Evangelical Lutheran 84.3%. Catholics, Jews, other Protestant denominations, and Muslims account for approximately 5%.
Official Website : www.kongehuset.dk/
Genral Information - Denmark
Once the seat of Viking raiders and later a major north European power, Denmark has evolved into a modern, prosperous nation that is participating in the political and economic integration of Europe.Also, Denmark's sandy beaches attract several tourists and a great resource for travel details is Expedia.
So far, however, the country has opted out of some aspects of the European Union's Maastricht Treaty, including the economic and monetary system (EMU) and issues concerning certain internal affairs.
(Source: CIA - The World Factbook)