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Complete details about Germany in Europe with capital city Berlin

Country NameGermany (Deutschland)
Country CodeDEU
Capital CityBerlin
ContinentEurope
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year1955
Population82164700
Surface Area357022.0
Life Expectancy77.4 years
GNP2133367.0 (old 2102826.0)
Government FormFederal Republic

Spoken Languages

German [official]     (91.3%)
Greek     (0.4%)
Italian     (0.7%)
Polish     (0.3%)
Southern Slavic Languages     (1.4%)
Turkish     (2.6%)

Major Cities

Berlin, Berliini     (population 3386667)
Hamburg, Hamburg     (population 1704735)
Munich [München], Baijeri     (population 1194560)
Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 962507)
Frankfurt am Main, Hessen     (population 643821)
Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 599515)
Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 590213)
Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg     (population 582443)
Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 568855)
Bremen, Bremen     (population 540330)
Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 519793)
Hannover, Niedersachsen     (population 514718)
Leipzig, Saksi     (population 489532)
Nürnberg, Baijeri     (population 486628)
Dresden, Saksi     (population 476668)
Bochum, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 392830)
Wuppertal, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 368993)
Bielefeld, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 321125)
Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg     (population 307730)
Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 301048)
Gelsenkirchen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 281979)
Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg     (population 277204)
Wiesbaden, Hessen     (population 268716)
Münster, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 264670)
Mönchengladbach, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 263697)
Chemnitz, Saksi     (population 263222)
Augsburg, Baijeri     (population 254867)
Halle/Saale, Anhalt Sachsen     (population 254360)
Braunschweig, Niedersachsen     (population 246322)
Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 243825)
Krefeld, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 241769)
Magdeburg, Anhalt Sachsen     (population 235073)
Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein     (population 233795)
Oberhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 222349)
Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein     (population 213326)
Hagen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 205201)
Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpomme     (population 203279)
Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg     (population 202455)
Erfurt, Thüringen     (population 201267)
Kassel, Hessen     (population 196211)
Saarbrücken, Saarland     (population 183836)
Mainz, Rheinland-Pfalz     (population 183134)
Hamm, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 181804)
Herne, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 175661)
Mülheim an der Ruhr, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 173895)
Solingen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 165583)
Osnabrück, Niedersachsen     (population 164539)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Rheinland-Pfalz     (population 163771)
Leverkusen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 160841)
Oldenburg, Niedersachsen     (population 154125)
Neuss, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 149702)
Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg     (population 139672)
Darmstadt, Hessen     (population 137776)
Paderborn, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 137647)
Potsdam, Brandenburg     (population 128983)
Würzburg, Baijeri     (population 127350)
Regensburg, Baijeri     (population 125236)
Recklinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 125022)
Göttingen, Niedersachsen     (population 124775)
Bremerhaven, Bremen     (population 122735)
Wolfsburg, Niedersachsen     (population 121954)
Bottrop, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 121097)
Remscheid, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 120125)
Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg     (population 119526)
Pforzheim, Baden-Württemberg     (population 117227)
Offenbach am Main, Hessen     (population 116627)
Ulm, Baden-Württemberg     (population 116103)
Ingolstadt, Baijeri     (population 114826)
Gera, Thüringen     (population 114718)
Salzgitter, Niedersachsen     (population 112934)
Cottbus, Brandenburg     (population 110894)
Reutlingen, Baden-Württemberg     (population 110343)
Fürth, Baijeri     (population 109771)
Siegen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 109225)
Koblenz, Rheinland-Pfalz     (population 108003)
Moers, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 106837)
Bergisch Gladbach, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 106150)
Zwickau, Saksi     (population 104146)
Hildesheim, Niedersachsen     (population 104013)
Witten, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 103384)
Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpomme     (population 102878)
Erlangen, Baijeri     (population 100750)
Kaiserslautern, Rheinland-Pfalz     (population 100025)
Trier, Rheinland-Pfalz     (population 99891)
Jena, Thüringen     (population 99779)
Iserlohn, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 99474)
Gütersloh, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 95028)
Marl, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 93735)
Lünen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 92044)
Düren, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 91092)
Ratingen, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 90951)
Velbert, Nordrhein-Westfalen     (population 89881)
Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Württemberg     (population 89667)

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