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The population of Denmark is 5,724,456 people.

Natural resources include petroleum, natural gas, fish, arable land, salt, limestone, chalk, stone, gravel and sand. Land usage is composed of agricultural land which is 63.4%, arable land is 58.9%, permanent crops is 0.1%, permanent pasture is 4.4% forest is 12.9 and other 23.7%. Environmental issues are air pollution; principally from vehicle and power plant emissions, nitrogen and phosphorus pollution of the North Sea; drinking and surface water becoming polluted from animal wastes and pesticides.

Denmark Government is a parliamentary constitutional monarchy. That is a parliamentary system in which the Monarch may have strictly Ceremonial duties or may have Reserve Powers, depending on the constitution. They have a directly or indirectly elected prime minister who is the head of government, and exercises effective political power.

Denmark's economy is thoroughly modern market economy, it features high-tech agriculture, up-to-date small-scale and corporate industry, extensive government welfare measures, and high dependence on foreign trade. Denmark is also a net exporter of food. Agriculture products are barley, wheat, potatoes, sugar beets; pork, dairy products; fish. The Denmark includes iron, steel, nonferrous metals, chemicals, food processing, machinery and transportation equipment, textiles and clothing, electronics, construction, furniture and other wood products, shipbuilding and refurbishment, windmills, pharmaceuticals, and medical eq. Total labor force includes 2.825 million people. Labor force by occupation is 2.6% for agriculture, 20.3% for industry and 77.1% for services. Exports total is $93.6 billion. Commodities includes machinery and instruments, meat and meat products, dairy products, fish, pharmaceuticals, furniture, windmills. Their partners includes Germany (17.8%), Sweden (11.6%), US (8.4%), Norway (6.3%), UK (6.3%), Netherlands (4.4%), and China (4.2%). The imports total is $82.29 billion. Their commodities include machinery and equipment, raw materials and semi-manufactures for industry, chemicals, grain and foodstuffs, consumer goods. Lastly their partners include Germany (20.4%), Sweden (12.3%), Netherlands (8.1%), China (7.3%), Norway (6.1%), and UK (4.4%).

Five Facts : 1. The UN World Happiness Report has rated Danes as the happiest people on earth two years in a row. 2.Danes have a special word "hygge" for that cozy feeling of togetherness. It means relaxing in great company. 3. The Danish language has no word for "please" 4.First acknowledged in 1219, the Danish flag remains the oldest state flag in the world still in use by an independent nation. 5. Danish pastry is actually called "wienerbrød" or "Viennese bread" in Denmark.

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