Greenland is an autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark, located between the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans, east of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Though physiographically a part of the continent of North America, Greenland has been politically and culturally associated with Europe for more than a millennium. Greenland is, by area, the world's largest island. With a population of 56,615 it is the least densely populated dependency or country in the world. Greenland has been inhabited, though not continuously, by Arctic peoples via Canada for 4,500–5,000 years. In the 10th century,...
|Official language:||Greenlandic language|
|Area:||836,330.5 sq. mi.|
|Form of government:||Constitutional monarchy, Parliamentary system|
|Also known as:||Țara oamenilor|