Greece: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 38.22475 / longitude: 24.48874

General information


The inhabitants speak the following languages: Greek, Modern (1453-). Country territory measures 131,990 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Αθήνα, Δημοτική Ενότητα Θεσαλονίκης, Καλαμαριά, Θεσσαλονίκη, Νέα Ιωνία. This nation's capital is Athens and the country shares a border with Albania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Macedonia.


Around 10,858,018 people live in this country, or 0.15% of all people on earth.


On average citizens spend 20 years in school (including higher education). This country offers several reputable universities like National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, National Technical University of Athens, University of Ioannina, University of Crete.


In this country a Big Mac is worth 4.00€ (corresponding to $4.10 USD). The local currency (EUR) is represented by the symbol €. In 2021 the GDP was $214,873,879,833 USD, placing it at position 50 in the market.


Interesting food you need to try here: Fasolada,Moussaka, Souvlaki. You can find some UNESCO listed places: Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae, Archaeological Site of Delphi, Acropolis, Athens, Mount Athos, Meteora.

Good to know

Visit to learn more about this nation. Phone numbers start with +30, the domain name ".gr" is used by the country's websites, the country's ISO code is GR


ISO code GR
Capital Athens
Population 10,858,018
World percentage 0.15%
Main cities
Spoken languages Greek, Modern (1453-)
GDP (2021) $214,873,879,833
GDP position #50
Big Mac local price 4.00€
Big Mac USD price $4.10
Currency code EUR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 20 years
National dish Fasolada,Moussaka, Souvlaki
TLD .gr
Phone prefix +30


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