3 Spectacular Countries

Your Guide to Greece, France, and Sweden

By: Caitlyn Strickert

Intro Paragraph

Welcome to your personal guide to the wonderful countries of Greece, France, and Sweden! On this page you will learn much about them from the population to popular cultural foods. I hope you find this information useful in some way. Whether it's for an upcoming trip or an interesting fact you didn't know before. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the tour!

Greece

Government Type: Parliamentary Republic

Leader: President Karolos PAPOULIAS

Limited/Unlimited: Limited

European Union Member: Yes

Historical Monument: Parthenon

Population: 10,772,967

% of arable land: 18.95%

Agriculture: wheat, corn, barley, sugar beets, olives, tomatoes, wine, tobacco, potatoes; beef, and dairy products

GDP: $249.2 billion

Currency: euro

Major economic activities: tourism, shipping, industrial products, and food

Famous Brand: Lilly Pultizer

Language: 99% Greek 1% English/French


France

Government Type: Republic

Leader: President Francois HOLLANDE

Limited/Unlimited: Unlimited

European Union Member: Yes

Historical Monument: Notre Dam Cathedral

Population: 65,951,611

% of arable land: 33.45%

Agriculture: wheat, cereals, sugar beets, potatoes, grapes, beef, dairy products, and fish

GDP: $2.579 trillion

Currency: euro

Major Economic Activities: banking and energy production

Famous Brand: Chanel

Language: French

Sweden

Government: Constitutional Monarchy

Leader: King Carl XVI GUSTAF

Limited/Unlimited: Unlimited

European Union Member: Yes

Historical Monument: Borgholm Castle

Population: 9,647,386

% of arable land: 5.8%

Agriculture: barley, wheat, sugar beets, meat, and milk

GDP: $516.7 billion

Currency: Swedish Krona

Major Economics Activities: services, primary economics activities

Famous Brand: IKEA

Language: Swedish