• Accession to the EU: 1957 founder member
  • Accession to the Council of Europe: 1950
  • Surface area: 357 020 km2
  • Population: 83.17 million inhabitants (2020)
  • Capital city: Berlin (3,3 million inhabitants)
  • Official languages: German
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  • Main religions: Protestant, Catholic
  • Currency: Euro
  • Political system: Republic
  • Head of state: Frank-Walter Steinmeier president since February, 12th 2017
  • Head of government: Angela Merkel (since 2005, chancellor, CDU)
  • International code: +49
  • National holiday: 3 October
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