• Accession to the EU: 1973
  • Accession to the Council of Europe: 1949
  • Surface area: 43 094 km2
  • Population: 5,82 million inhabitants (2020)
  • Capital city: Copenhagen (1,1 million inhabitants)
  • Official languages: Danish
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  • Main religion: Protestant
  • Currency: Danish krone
  • Political system: Constitutional monarchy
  • Head of state: Queen Margrethe II (since 1972)
  • Head of government: Mette Frederiksen since June 26, 2019
  • International code : + 45
  • National holiday : June 5
  • The Danish members of the European Parliament