15 Facts About European Countries

The United Kigdom, Denmark, and Sweden

The United Kingdom

1. Government type: Constitutional Monarchy

2. Population: 63.2 million

3. GDP: $2.4 trillion

4. GDP per capita: $38, 514

5. Currency: Pound Sterling

6. Exchange rate to US dollars: 1 Pound Sterling=1.65 US Dollars

7. European Union Member: Yes

8. Main Language: English

9. Main Religion: 71.6% Catholic

10. Human Environment Interaction: Thames River for commercial waterway

11. Famous Landmark: London Eye

12. Famous Brands: Reebok, Skittles, and Twix

13. Famous Music: Origin of The Beatles

14. Climate: Rainy

15. Agriculture: Wheats and other grains

Denmark

1. Government Type: Constitutional Monarchy


2. Population: 5.6 million

3. GDP: $314.2 billion

4. GDP per capita: $56,210

5. Currency: Danish krone

6. Exchange rate to US dollars: 1 Danish krone=0.18 US Dollars

7. European Union Member: Yes

8. Languages: Danish and English

9. Religion: 80% Lutheran

10. Historical Political Event: Invaded by Nazis in 1940

12. Cultural Foods: Dairy Products, including cheese and butter

12. Agriculture: Produces three times what is necessary to feed itself

13. % Arable land: 57.29

14. Climate: mild-temperatures

15. Topography: rocky and hilly

Sweden

1. Government Type: Constitutional Monarchy

2. Population: 9.5 million

3. GDP: $525.7 billion

4. GDP per capita: $55,244

5. Currency: Swedish krona

6. Exchange rate to US dollars: 1 Swedish krona= 0.15 US dollars

7. European Union Member: Yes

8. Language: Swedish

9. Religion: 87% Lutheran

10. Current Government Event: Doesn't use cash

12. Cultural Foods: Fish/Seafood

12. Agriculture: Barley, wheat, oats

13. % arable lands: 6.42

14. Famous Brand: Volvo

15. Topography: Mountainous