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General Overview

 General Overview for Germany ,Economic Activity ,Economic Structure

 

Economic Structure & Activity

 

Economic Activity (2012)

GDP

EUR 2.6 trillion

GDP per Capita

EUR 31,281

GDP by Sector

Services 52.5%, Industry 30.5%, Trade 16.0%, Agriculture 1.0 %

GDP Growth

0.7%

Inflation Rate

2.0%

Exports of Goods

EUR 1,097 billion

Imports of Goods

EUR 909 billion

 

Economic Structure (2012)  

Number of Companies

3.7 million

Percentage of which Are SMEs

99.6%
Total Turnover All Companies (2010) EUR 5,44 trillion
Total SME Turnover 37.1%
Total Employees (2011) 27,0 million
Number of Employees in SMEs 79.2%

Constitutional Order, Population & Land Area

Constitutional Order

Form of Government

Parliamentary federal republic

Head of State

Federal President Joachim Gauck

Head of Government

Federal Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel

Legislative Body

Bundestag (Parliament) and Bundesrat (Council of Constituent States)

Administration

16 state parliaments

 

 

 

Population & Land Area (2012)
Area 357,002 km²
Population 82 million
Working Population 41.5 million
Largest Cities Berlin (3.5 million), Hamburg (1.8 million), Munich (1.4 million)

 

Infrastructure

Area 357,002 km²
Coastline 2,389 km
International Passenger Airports
 
21
Seaports
 
23
Inner Harbors
 
250
Waterways
 
7,731
Roadways
 
230,702 km (of which 12,800 km highway)

Railways

37,679 km

 

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