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General overview

  • Population: 10,964,020 (2001 census, National statistical service of Greece)
    Males: 5,431,916 - Females: 5,532,204
    1-14 years: 1,666,868
    15-64 years: 7,423,889
    65 years or older: 1,873,243
  • Superficie: 131,940 square kilometers and 200 inhabited islands.
  • Capital: Athens. The port city of Thessaloniki in the northern Greece is the second largest city in Greece.
  • Official language: Greek; minority language: Turkish.
13 July 2012