Total Population (million): 11.193367
Annual growth rate: 0,146% (2008 est.)%
Density: 82,9 inhabitants per sq. km.inhab./kmÂ²
Urban population: 58,8%%
Ethnic Origins: Greek 93%, other (foreign citizens) 7% (2001 census)
Official Language: Greek
Other languages spoken: French and English.
Business language: Yes
Religion: Ortodoxe Christians: 98%
Area: 131960 kmÂ²
Type of State: Greece is a republic based on a parliamentary
democracy. Greece (official name: Hellenic Republic) was a monarchy
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However, a certain number of NGOs have communicated their concerns
about immigrants and the members of religious minorities in
particular. Foreign nationals can, usually, expect a fair trial in
legal matters. There is a substantial level of corruption in the
country, in particular among the police and in the business sector –
corruption in Greece is the most widespread among the member
countries of the European Union.
Type of economy: High-income economy, OECD member
Tourism is the dominant sector; significant unofficial economy.
To call from Greece, dial 00
To call in Greece, dial 30
Internet suffix: .gr
Access to electricity: n.c.