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Germany - Physical geography

Area : 357 000 Km2
Water : 2.2 %
Lands under cultivation : 34 %
Wild pasture lands : 15 %
Forests : 31 %

Min. Height : -2 m (Freepsum Lake)
Max. Height : 2962 m (Zugspitze)


Germany - Climate
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Temperatures °C (degrees Celsius) in Berlin
Rainfall (mm) in Berlin
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Germany - People
Nationality : German
Main language(s) : German

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Population (2005) : 82 492 000 people
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Density : 231 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 1.37 children / woman
Life expectancy : 78 years
Urban population : 88 %

Main cities :
3 400 000 people Berlin (capital)
1 700 000 people Hamburg
1 200 000 people Munich
965 000 people Cologne
645 000 people Francfort
603 000 people Essen
592 000 people Dortmund
582 000 people Stuttgart
570 000 people Dusseldorf
544 000 people Brême
523 000 people Duisburg
516 000 people Hanovre
487 000 people Nuremberg
305 000 people Bonn


Germany - Economy
Currency : Euro (EUR) = 100 Cents
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 1.22 US$

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 1990 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 24124 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 2852.34 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 34577 dollars


Germany - Miscellaneous information
CONSUMPTION (individual / year) (world rank 1997) :
- Beer = 130 l (2)
- Cheese = 20 Kg (2)
- Bread = 81 Kg (3)
- Butter = 7 Kg (3)
- Honey = 1.3 Kg (3)
- Meat = 100 Kg (4)
- Cigarettes = 1700 (4)
- Potatoes = 75 Kg (7)
- Coffee (8)
- Chocolate (9)
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES (world rank 2002) :
- Sugar-beet (2)
- Barley (3)
- Currants (3)
- Plums (4)
- Apples (5)
- Potatoes (7)
- Cereals (8)
- Wheat (8)
- Wood (14)
- Milk (2)

- Pigs (4)
- Brown coal (1)
- Salt (3)
- Potash (5)
- Zinc (8)
- Coal (12)
- Silver (16)
- Uranium (17)
OTHER RESOURCES & PRODUCTS (world rank 1997) :
- Beer (3)
- Butter (3)
- Cheese (3)
- Wine (8)

- Cars (3)
RECORDS :
- Germany has the highest number of border countries in West Europe.


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