Denmark is placed on top
of the European Continent and a part of
Scandinavia. And by ancient
storytelling - Denmark is the oldest Kingdom
in the world with its 68 km terrestrial
southern border across Jutland - facing
Native name: Danmark. (Dania)
Flag: Red - with a white Christian Cross
- and the oldest national flag in the world.
National Anthem: Der er et yndigt land.
(Public and festive events)
National Anthem: Kong Christian stod
ved højen mast. (Royal and official
Population: 5,6 million.
Total Area: 43,093 km².
Coast line & Beach areas: 7,313
Biggest Island: Sealand - Zealand
- 7,031 km².
Islands: 450 - 90 inhabited.
Highest point: 173 m. Yding Skovhøj.
Mid-point: Odsherred - Sealand.
Northern point: Skagen - North Jutland.
Southern point: Gedser - Falster.
Western point: Blåvands Huk -
Eastern point: Denmark - Østerskær
(København) - (Hafnia)
(Largest Capital in Scandinavia)
Currency: Danish Kroner. (DKK)
Latitude: 56° 00' N
- longitude: 10° 00'
Time Zone: UCT+1.
Time - "Daylight Saving Time":
Summer Time "Daylight Saving Time"
season - spans over 7 - spring - summer
and autumn months in Denmark - and is from
April to October every year.
Driving: Right side of the road.
The Danish State Religion & State Church
Denmark has since 964 been a Christian
Nation and later combined with a National
State Religion and National State Church.
(Den Danske Statsreligion) and (Den Danske
State Religion: Evangelical Lutheran
& Christian Protestant Church - since
Government type: Parliamentary Democracy
- Constitutional Monarchy.
Head of state: Queen Margrethe II.
Autonomous Regions: Faroe
Islands and Greenland.
Danish Cities and inhabitants:
- 1,8 million + Greater Copenhagen
3. Odense -180,000
4. Aalborg -110,000
5. Esbjerg - 80,000