Weather Forecast
Side logo


Danes are more stressed out that most
Tuesday, 18 January 2011
The Danes need more hospital treatment for stress, depression and anxiety, according to a study by the Danish Health Institute.
The newspaper Berlingske Tidende said that in 2000, hospitals treated 80 000 patients with mental problems. Last year that number jumped to 120 000 patients, the newspaper said.
The Danes are not good at dealing with adversity, "says psychology professor at Aalborg University, Svend Brinkmann to the paper.
After diagnosis and then treatment the stress falls again according to the professor.
By scancomark.se Team
Danish youth inflicting cuts on themselves - One in ten youth in cut themselves

Key Danish Facts
Official Name Kingdom of Denmark
King Margrethe II
Prime minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen
Population 5.5 Million
Capital City Copenhagen
Monetary Unit Danish Krona (DK)
  1dk = 100 ore
Domain Name .dk
Int. Dialling Code +45
Official Language Danish
Religion Christianity
Main stock market Name NASDQ OMX OMX  Copenhagen 20
Internet Speed 4.7 Mbps (2009)
Vital Links
Statistics Denmark
OECD data on Denmark
Denmark and UNICEF
International Energy Agency Denmark
Gateway to Denmark
Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Danish Exporters


Scandinavian Companies & Market Magazine 2010, Granscole Establishment Sweden AB. Registered in Sweden as a Media Company Organisation Number: 556782-6572