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Denmark

Denmark
  • Capital

    Capital

    Copenhagen

  • Local time

    Local time

    19:46

  • Population

    Population

    5.78 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +45

  • Currency

    Currency

    kr DKK (krone)

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Denmark

Denmark
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Copenhagen

  • Local time

    Local time

    19:46

  • Population

    Population

    5.78 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +45

  • Currency

    Currency

    kr DKK (krone)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 4 700

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 2.01 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    703mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    43 094 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    18%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    15%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    62%

  • Railways

    Railways

    2131km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    5.92 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Scandinavian
    Inuit
    Faroese

  • Religion

    Religion

    Evangelical Lutheran - 95 %
    other Protestant and Roman Catholic - 3 %
    Muslim - 2 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    69.4%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Danish
    Faroese
    Greenlandic

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    16 600

  • Murders

    Murders

    1 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    10.2 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    17.6%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    7.2%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    6 per 100k

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    iron, steel, nonferrous metals, chemicals, food processing, machinery equipment, textiles and clothing, electronics, construction

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    barley, wheat, potatoes, sugar beets, pork, dairy products, fish

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, natural gas, fish, salt, limestone, chalk, stone, gravel and sand

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    0%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    petroleum, natural gas, fish, salt, limestone, chalk, stone, gravel and sand

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    30%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    33 498kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    3 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    53

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What not to do when visiting Denmark

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Marker Denmark
Street & Behavioral

Don’t be surprised to see young people in military clothes - all male citizens 18 years of age and resident in Denmark must participate in a military draft (typically 4-12 months).

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Marker Denmark
Business & Communication

Don’t forget to make a firm handshake with direct eye contact and smile when greeting.

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Marker Denmark
Business & Communication

Don’t expect long small talks before discussing the business - Danes prefer to get down to business quickly in business meetings. Communication is direct.

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Did you know

Did you know?

In Denmark, 93% of households consume wine (the highest % in the world with France second with 85% of households).

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Marker Denmark
Street & Behavioral

Don't block the bike lanes and don't step into it.

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5/10
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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to handshake when greeting (men). Women usually greet with light kisses on both cheeks (”air kisses” where you just touch cheeks and kiss the air), a handshake is common on first meeting. Eye contact is important.

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Marker Europe
Business & Communication

Don't smack or slurp - it's not appreciated.

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7/10
Marker Europe
Business & Communication

Don't avoid eye contact business and personal conversations. It's a sign of courtesy.

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Social Events

Don't forget to disrobe completely before you sauna - bring a towel (only) if you are shy.

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Did you know

Did you know?

Denmark is home to the world’s oldest remaining monarchy.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't enter buses, trains or similar before everyone who wants to get out has done so.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't forget to wear reflectors when riding a bike or walking at dark.

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