Greenland - Kalaallit Nunaat (2005 Figures1)

Geographically part of the North American Continent and politically part of Europe, Greenland acquired home rule in 1979 and is part of the Danish realm. Earliest inhabitants 2500 BC.

Area: 2,415,100 km²

Population: 57,000

Southern Month's Climate:
Summer: 9.7°C, 100 mm rain
Winter: -7°C, 30 mm rain

Capital: Nuuk 14,500 inhabitants
Narsaq population: 2000
Ivigtut population: 176

Length N to S
: 2760 km

Highest Point: Gunnbjørns fjeld 3,733 m

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