Key Facts and Figures

Essential facts, basic figures and useful websites for planning a move to Denmark<strong>...</strong>

Formal Name Kingdom of Denmark (Kongeriget Danmark)
Capital Copenhagen
Main Cities Aarhus, Odense, Aalborg
Official Language Danish
Currency Danish Krone (DKK)
Dialling Code +45
Emergency numbers 112
Time Zone CET (UTC + 1)
Daylight Savings Time Last Sunday in March (clocks go forward by an hour) through to the last Sunday in October (clocks go back by an hour).
Units of Measure Metric System
Electricity 230 volts AC; frequency of 50 hertz
Government Constitutional monarchy
Population 5,529,888 (July 2011 est.)
Climate Temperate; humid and overcast; mild, windy winters and cool summers
Land Surface 42,434 sq km
Coastline 7,314 km
Danish Flag Danish flag

 

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