Flag of Greenland

Flag of Greenland

  • Officially ยป Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenlandic)
    • Grรธnland (Danish)
    • Greenland (English)
  • Capital ยป Nuuk
    • also Largest town


  • Population ยป 56,200
  • Languages ยป Greenlandic, Danish
  • Religion ยป Christianity
  • Life expectancy ยป 68 years (men), 73 years (women)
  • Currency ยป Danish kroner


  • Area ยป 2.17m sq km (840,000 sq miles
    • Geographically, Greenland is in North America


  • Greenland is a self-governing part of the Kingdom ofย Denmarkย and has been inhabited for over 4500 years.
    • Geographically, Greenland is in North America
  • Greenland is the world’s largest island (Wikipedia)
  • Greenland is the least densely populated country in the world with 0.03 people per square kilometre.
  • Most of Greenland is covered in ice, with the population residing mainly along the rocky south-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.