Name: The Kingdom of Denmark
Population: 5 700 000
Industries: chemicals, food, furniture, electronics, machinery.
Agriculture products: dairy products, vegetables, livestock.
- Generally speaking:
- The Greenland and Faroe Islands are autonomous provinces of Denmark.
- From 8th to 11th century, the Danes were known as Vikings, along with Norwegians and some others. Viking explorers first discovered and settled Iceland in the 9th century, also Greenland and landed in North America, in Newfoundland and Labrador (today province in Canada).
- Denmark’s well known world over author is Hans Christian Andersen.
- In the winter sunrise is coming in Denmark at around 9:30 A.M. and sunset at 4:30 P.M., but summer days are stretching from 3:30 A.M. until sunset at 10:00 P.M.