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Fall in Violence in Denmark

Thursday, 28 July 2011
Despite consistent threats and knife attacks, the risk of violence in Denmark declined by 8 percent between the first quarter of 2009 and this year according to latest reports.

Danish Daily,  Berlingske Tidende reports on Thursday that violence has declined in the cities such as Copenhagen, Aarhus and Odense. In contrast, one third of the municipalities experienced increased violence, especially those adjacent to the large cities.

In Copenhagen, the number of reports of assaults decreased by 10 percent.
By Scancomark.se Team


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
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