Denmark is located near other Nordic countries in northern Europe, sharing borders with Sweden and Norway. The capital city of Copenhagen is located at approximately 55 degrees north and 12 degrees east.
Copenhagen is the most populous city in Denmark, containing over 100,000 people. Denmark has a total population of just over 5.6 million, with the 113th largest population in the world. The country of Denmark should not be confused with the Kingdom of Denmark. The Kingdom of Denmark is composed of not only the country Denmark, but also Greenland and the Faroe Islands. The country Denmark has an area of about 42,000 square kilometers.