Denmark has over 5.5 million inhabitants on an area of 43,094 km2. The national language in Denmark is Danish. In Southern Jutland, German is also spoken.
Denmark consists of the following 5 regions: Capital city, Central Jutland, North Jutland, Zealand and Southern Denmark.
Denmark has a temperate maritime climate. There are relatively mild winters and summers are not extremely hot. There is rainfall in Denmark throughout the year.
The largest religion in Denmark is the Evangelical-Lutheran Church. This church is largely financed by the state. Many Danes say they belong to this religion, but there are few Danes who go to church. Other religious minorities in Denmark are; other Christians, Catholics, Muslims, Buddhists and non-religious believers.
Denmark used to have an economy in which agriculture was important. However, this has been greatly reduced by the expansion of the industry. The Danish industrial economy has a wide range of products and a prominent service sector. The currency in Denmark is the Danish krone. The GDP per capita is 49,600 in US dollars.