Ten fun facts about Denmark
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Denmark was the first European country to abolish slavery.
The "Dannebrog" is the oldest national flag in the world.
The average tax rate in Denmark is 49%.
Danes eat more pasta than any other people.Fact 5:
There is not a single mountain in Denmark. The closest thing is a 170 meters high hill called Møllehøj.Fact 6:
Denmark has been a member of the EU since 1973 and of NATO since 1949.Fact 7:
Denmark is the fifth largest exporter of food in the world.Fact 8:
Only three Danish films have sold more than one million tickets.Fact 9:
Denmark came up with Lego.Fact 10:
Denmark has been inhabited since about 12,500 BC. Go to more country facts ❯
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