full name: Federal Republic of Germany Germany flag
capital city: Berlin
population: 80,854,408 (July 2015 est.)
official language: German
business language: German and English
major religion: Christianity
intl.dialling code: +49
internet suffix: .de
time zone: UTC/GMT + 1 hour
currency: 1 euro = 100 cents
GDP - real growth rate: 1.6% (2014 est.)
GDP - per capita: $45,900 (2014 est.)
main export: Motor vehicles, electrical machinery, metals
government: Federal republic
head of state: President Joachim GAUCK
prime minister: Chancellor Angela MERKEL