Skip to content

About Denmark

""

Kongeriget Danmark - The Kingdom of Denmark

 
Form of government: Constitutional monarchy
Regent: Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark 
Prime Minister: Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Venstre (The Liberal Party of Denmark)
Area: 42,923.5 sq. km.
Population: 5,7m inhabitants (2015)
Population density: 131,9 inhabitants per sq. km.
Average life expectancy: Men 78.5 years, Women 82.7 years
Capital: København/Copenhagen, 1,275,332 inhabitants in the metropolitan area
Major cities: Aarhus (326,246), Aalborg (207,805), Odense (197,480)
Language: Danish
Religion: 77,8 pct. of the population belong to the national Lutheran Church
Currency: Danish krone (DKK)
GNI per capita: $61,310

Sources: Statistics Denmark Year book(2015) and World Bank(2014)