Germany is a country situated in Central Europe with nine countries (Denmark,Poland,The Czech Republic,Autria,Switzerland,France,Luxembourg,Belgium and The Netherlands) plus the North and Baltic seas boardering it - you can't get much more central than that!. It is the economic giant of the EU and was one of the founding members of the Eurozone, issuing coins from 2002.

Some basic facts about Germany:

  • Area:  357,022 sq. kilometers
  • Population:  81,800,000 (2010 estimate)
  • Official Language:  German
  • Government Form : Federal Parlimentary Republic
  • GDP - Total € 4,444 billion (2019 estimate)
  • GDP - Per Capita € 52,559 (2019 estimate)

Prior to the Euro the official currency was the German Mark. The conversion rate to the Euro was set at 1,95583 to 1 Euro on 1st January 1999.

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