Germany at a glance

Master Grafik Spezial
The Federal Republic of Germany lies in the heart of Europe and is a cosmopolitan, democratic country with a great tradition and a lively present. Facts and figures at a glance.

Geography and Climate

Germany lies at the heart of Europe. It shares its borders with nine other nations. No other European country has more neighbours.
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    Mittelrheintal
    What is the longest river in Germany?
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      Auto, Fahrrad
      What means of transport was invented in Germany in 1817?
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        Studierende
        What university has the most students?
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          Lesen
          What writer and Nobel Laureate was born in Germany in 1917?
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            Lutherstatue
            In what town did Martin Luther publish his 95 Theses in 1517?
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              Karte
              How many federal states are there in Germany?
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              Quick facts
              82.2
              Million people

              Population of Germany in 2016.

              146
              articles

              The 146 articles of the Basic Law supersede all other German legal norms.

              16
              states

              Germany is a federation. The federation and the 16 Länder (states) each have areas of re-sponsibility of their own.

              2962
              m

              The Zugspitze in Bavaria is Germany’s highest peak.