Facts

  • The country belongs to the Kingdom ofย Denmarkย and has been inhabited for over 4500 years.
  • Greenland is the least densely populated country in the world with 0.03 people per square kilometer.
    • Population of roughly 56,000
  • Most ofย Greenlandย is covered in ice, with the population residing mainly along the rocky west coast.
  • If Greenland’s ice were to melt, sea levels worldwide would rise by 7 meters. – a telling statistic for the geography and inhabitation of the three islands.