Greece

Major cities : Athens (Capital), Thessaloniki, Patras, Piraeus and Heraklion.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Unemployment, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Greece Information

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ISO 3166-1GR - GRC - 300
NATO country codeGR - GRC
FIPS 10-4 codeGR
IOC CodeGRE
Continent /
Greece CapitaleAthens
Name of the inhabitantsGreek
Motto
Greece National anthemÍmnos is tin Elevtherían
Greece National Day25 March
Greece Currency Euro (EUR)
Greece 23 % (13 %)
Greece Calling code+30
Greece Country domain code .gr
Greece Vehicle registration plateGR
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +2:00
International organizationEuropean Union
United Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
Union for the Mediterranean
Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation
Schengen Area

Greece Head of state

President of the RepublicProkópis Pavlópoulos (2015)
Prime ministerAléxis Tsípras (2015)

Greece Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Greece.

  1. Orthodoxy 98 %
  2. Islam 1 %
  3. Other 0.7 %

Greece Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Greece (Inhabitants, population, economy).

City325
Area131,940 km² (50,942 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants10,736,000 population (2018) Chart
Population Density 81.4 /km² (210.7 /sq mi)
Length of coastline13,676 km
Perimeter14,904 km
Life expectancy81.0 Year (2015), ♀ : 83.6 Year, ♂ : 78.3 Year
Average years of schooling 10.5 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.870 (2018)
Gross domestic product219 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 2.1 %
20,408 US$ per capita
Unemployment19.6 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation0.8 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B+ (Positive, 20 July 2018)
  • Fitch: BB- (Stable, 10 August 2018)
  • Moody's: B1 (Stable, 1 March 2019)
  • Dagong: CC (Stable, 0 March 2014)

Greece Chart

Graphs and data of Greece. Choose graph below to display it:

Number of inhabitants, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Greece Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Lead
  3. Zinc
  4. Salt
  5. Bauxite
  6. Nickel
  7. Lignite
  8. Magnesite
  9. Marble
  10. Iron
  11. Hydroelectric potential

Greece Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Corn
  3. Potatoes
  4. Sugar beets
  5. Dairy products
  6. Barley
  7. Olives
  8. Tobacco
  9. Wine
  10. Beef
  11. Tomatoes

Greece Border

Greece's border with 4 other countries. The list of Border countries of Greece below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Bulgaria Bulgaria 494 km
  2. Albania Albania 282 km
  3. Macedonia Macedonia 246 km
  4. Turkey Turkey 206 km

Greece Map

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Greece Climate

  1. Mediterranean climate 80 %
  2. Humid subtropical climate 10 %
  3. Oceanic climate 5.5 %
  4. Mediterranean climate 3.1 %
  5. Semi-arid climate 0.62 %
  6. Semi-arid climate 0.31 %

Greece Weather (Athens)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Greece for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Athens).

Greece Electricity

Electrical standard in Greece (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : F

Greece Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Greece classified by annual passenger transit.

Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos"Heraklion International AirportThessaloniki International Airport
Kos Island International Airport

Greece Car Hire

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Greece Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Greece selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Dioni HotelDioni Hotel

Ioánnina
Located between the historic and the new centre of Ioannina, Dioni Hotel offers rooms with a furnished balcony and free Wi-Fi. It has a bar featuring a lounge area with fireplace. Dioni rooms are tastefully furnished and air conditioned... view more
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€ 35
Hotel Mavrias ComplexMavrias Complex
Tsilivi
Within close proximity to Tsilivi, Mavrias Complex features a swimming pool and well kept gardens. The beach of Tsilivi, awarded for its pristine emerald waters, is found at a distance of 450m... view more
Hotel Nostos HotelNostos Hotel
Chania Town
Nostos Hotel is lodged in a charming well-preserved mansion, which dates back to the 1400s. The historic residence enjoys a prominent location at the heart of the Old Venetian Town in Chania, very close to the picturesque Venetian harbour... view more
from
€ 31
Hotel Irene StudiosIrene Studios
Áyios Pétros
Surrounded by a garden, the Cycladic-style Irene Studios is located 150 metres from the sandy Agios Petros Beach. It offers self-catered accommodation with free Wi-Fi. Traditional taverns serving local dishes and wine can be found nearby... view more
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€ 45
Hotel Mastorakis Hotel and StudiosMastorakis Hotel and Studios
Hersonissos
Located in Hersonissos, this family-run hotel is 600 metres away from the town beach. It features an outdoor pool and offers free public Wi-Fi and air-conditioned rooms with private balconies... view more
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Greece Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Greece and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 28Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 334340116
WinterParticipation : 19Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 47Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 334340116
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