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Ελληνική Δημοκρατία
Ellinikí Dhimokratía

Hellenic Republic
Flag of Greece Coat of arms of Greece
Flag Coat of arms
Motto: Ελευθερία ή Θάνατος
(Transliteration: Eleftheria i thanatos)
(Translation: "Freedom or Death")
Anthem: Ύμνος εις την Ελευθερίαν
("Hymn to Freedom")
Location of Greece
Capital Athens
38°00′N 23°43′E
Largest city Athens
Official language(s) Greek
Government Parliamentary republic1
- President Karolos Papoulias
- Prime Minister Kostas Karamanlis
Independence From the Ottoman Empire
- Declared 25 March 1821
- Recognized 1829
Accession to EU January 1, 1981
Area
- Total 131,945 km² (70th)
50,944 sq mi
- Water (%) 0.8669
Population
- 2005 est. 11,244,118[1] (74th)
- 2001 census 10,964,020 [2]
- Density 80.91/km² (87th)
209.5/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2005 estimate
- Total $245.88 billion (2005 official Eurostat data) (37th)
- Per capita $22,800 (2005 official Eurostat data) (30th)
HDI (2004) 0.912 (24th) – high
Currency Euro(€)2 (EUR)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
- Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Internet TLD .gr
Calling code +30
1 Monarchy rejected by referendum December 8th, 1974. 2 Prior to 2001: Greek Drachma.
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