1. There are more bicycles in Copenhagen, Denmark, than people.
  2. In Denmark, it's illegal to burn foreign flags, but not illegal to burn the Danish flag.
  3. The least corrupt countries in the world are New Zealand and Denmark, according to the Corruptions Perception Index.
  4. Germany, Denmark, Iceland and other countries have official rules about what a baby can be named.
  5. Denmark's current flag design was first used in 1219. No other modern country has used its flag for so long.
  6. Denmark holds the largest 4th of July celebration outside the U.S.
  7. Denmark has more pigs than people.
  8. Denmark has been inhabited since around 12,500 BC and agriculture has been evident since 3,900 BC.
  9. Canada and Denmark have been fighting over an uninhabited island by leaving each other bottles of alcohol and changing their flags since the 1930s.
  10. 99% of Denmark's Jews survived the Holocaust because the Danish organized a massive evacuation to neutral Sweden.
  11. Iceland severed ties to Denmark and became an independent republic only in 1944.
  12. The Danish monarchy is over 1000 years old, making it the oldest monarchy in Europe still existing today.
  13. Bluetooth got its name from the second king of Denmark, King Harald Bluetooth.
  14. In Denmark, if you are unmarried at 25, you'll get cinnamon thrown all over you on your birthday.
  15. Denmark charges a tax of 150% on all new car purchases.
  16. Many cinemas in Denmark show Danish subtitles on Danish films, because of difficulties understanding different dialects.
  17. There is an underground vault in Denmark containing every Lego set ever.
  18. The unemployment rate in Denmark is currently so low (4.3%) that Danish companies are desperate to find skilled laborers to hire.
  19. 32% of journeys in Amsterdam are by bicycle, while in Copenhagen it's 35%.
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