People [1]

People

Population 5,769,603 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 0.724 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 56.648 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 87.757 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 3.7 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 80.705 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 28 billion kWh (2015) #66
Consumption 32 billion kWh (2015) #59
Exports 9.7 billion kWh (2015) #21
Imports 16 billion kWh (2015) #12
Renewable Electricity Generation 20 billion kWh (2015) #35

Oil

Ranking
Production 142 thousand bbl/day (2017) #41
Consumption 158 thousand bbl/day (2016) #63
Exports (Refined) [3] 98.43 thousand bbl/day (2013) #37
Imports (Refined) [3] 86.48 thousand bbl/day (2013) #46
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.4 billion bbl (2018) #45

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 166 billion cu ft (2015) #42
Consumption (Dry) 113 billion cu ft (2015) #68
Exports (Dry) 77 billion cu ft (2015) #35
Imports (Dry) 23 billion cu ft (2015) #61
Proved Reserves 0.5 trillion cu ft (2018) #72

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 80 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 6,985,035 (2016 est.)
Highways 74,558 km (2017)
Internet Users 5,424,169 (2016 est.)
Railways 3,476 km (2017)
Telephones 1,557,101 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationNorthern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, on a peninsula north of Germany (Jutland); also includes two major islands (Sjaelland and Fyn)
Total Area43,094 sq. km
Land Area42,434 sq. km
Water Area660 sq. km
Coastline7,314 km
Climatetemperate; humid and overcast; mild, windy winters and cool summers
Terrainlow and flat to gently rolling plains
Lowest PointLammefjord -7 m
Highest Point Yding Skovhoej 173 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017