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Complete details about Greece in Europe with capital city Athenai

Country NameGreece (Elláda)
Country CodeGRC
Capital CityAthenai
ContinentEurope
RegionSouthern Europe
Independence Year1830
Population10545700
Surface Area131626.0
Life Expectancy78.4 years
GNP120724.0 (old 119946.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Greek [official]     (98.5%)
Turkish     (0.9%)

Major Cities

Athenai, Attika     (population 772072)
Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia     (population 383967)
Pireus, Attika     (population 182671)
Patras, West Greece     (population 153344)
Peristerion, Attika     (population 137288)
Herakleion, Crete     (population 116178)
Kallithea, Attika     (population 114233)
Larisa, Thessalia     (population 113090)

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From @visitgreek on Sun Jun 16 19:04:18 EDT 2019 #greece_travel #greece? #eros_greece #hellasguide #kefalonia #greece_lovers #myrtos #myrtosbeach #igphotographia? https://t.co/PKsogTwtAU
From @taylorjm61 on Sun Jun 16 19:04:16 EDT 2019 RT @hqtrivia: Did you know the first French fries ? weren't actually cooked in France ??? They were cooked in Greece. Send us your favor?
From @RobRoush on Sun Jun 16 19:04:07 EDT 2019 Drinking a Breakfast With Churchill Oatmeal Coffee Stout NITRO by @3BrosWine @ Roush Housh Greece ? https://t.co/huBPRgEAVf
From @hellaspromo on Sun Jun 16 19:03:38 EDT 2019 ??? ?????? ?? ??? ??????! ????? ???????????? ??? ??? ?????? ????! #????? #??????????? #????? #???????? #?????? https://t.co/BiJ6blLjmm
From @DesignGreek on Sun Jun 16 19:03:22 EDT 2019 @seanhannity Greece has ?free? healthcare thanks to high taxes. It sucks. Bring plenty of money as bribery is the o? https://t.co/U3My2eUGXe
From @XtremeXEN on Sun Jun 16 19:03:05 EDT 2019 Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon have started filming a new series of ?The Trip? https://t.co/mjI3YQP0Zk https://t.co/nzrHW1NLaA
From @scientificecon on Sun Jun 16 19:02:57 EDT 2019 @mtmalinen @alexdelprete @nadia96966280 @danieljohnsalt @MishGEA The easy money policies of the ECB that caused the? https://t.co/53OniqJ2Sj
From @chaimariaa on Sun Jun 16 19:02:33 EDT 2019 where would you travel? ? Everywhere tbh, but I would love to go to Thailand or Greece. https://t.co/ZuL6PcYi0v
From @aggelidakisvag1 on Sun Jun 16 19:01:46 EDT 2019 RT @Wyrlpx99hhKzSky: ?????? ?????? ????? (?? ??? ??????? ?????????) ??? ??? ????????? ??? 1983 ??? ?? ???????? "????????"! Greece vs North?