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Denmark
Danmark
Banner o Denmark
Coat o airms o Denmark
Banner Coat o airms
Naitional motto: none
(Royal motto: Guds hjælp, Folkets kærlighed, Danmarks styrke
"God's Help, the People's Love, Denmark's Strength")
Locaition o Denmark
Location o Denmark
Offeecial leid Dens
Caipital Copenhagen
Lairgest ceety Copenhagen
Govrenment

Heid o State -
Prime Meenister -

Pairlamentary republic

Queen Margrethe II


Prime Meenister Helle Thorning-Schmidt

Area 43,098.31 km²
16,640 sq mi
Population 1 Julie 2010 estimate 5,543,819
Foondin 8t century
Siller Dens krone
Time zone UTC+1
Naitional anthem Der er et yndigt land (naitional) Kong Christian (ryal)
Naitional flouer
Patron saunt
Internet TLD .dk
Cawin code 45

Denmark is a Scandinavie kintra in Northren Europe. The kintras o Denmark an Greenland, as well as the Faroe Islands, constitute the Kinrick o Denmark. It is the soothmaist o the Nordic kintras, soothwast o Swaden an sooth o Norawa, an bordered tae the sooth bi Germany. Denmark borders baith the Baltic an the North Sea. The kintra consists o a lairge peninsulae, Jutland (Jylland) an mony islands, maist notably Zealand (Sjælland), Funen (Fyn), Vendsyssel-Thy (commonly considered a pairt o Jutland), Lolland, Falster an Bornholm, as well as hunders o minor islands aften referred tae as the Dens Airchipelago. Denmark haes lang controlled the approach tae the Baltic Sea (dominium maris baltici); afore the diggin o the Kiel Canal, watter passage tae the Baltic Sea wis possible anerlie through the three channels kent as the "Dens straits".

Denmark is a constitutional monarchy wi a parliamentary seestem o govrenment. It haes a state-level govrenment an local govrenments in 98 municipalities. Denmark haes been a member o the European Union syne 1973, although it haes no joined the Eurozone. A foondin member o NATO an the OECD, it is an aw a member o the Organisation for Security an Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).