Greece


Currency

Euro is the official currency of Greece.

Capital

Athens

Location

Greece is located in Europe.


Greece Location

Population

Estimated population (2014): 10,992,000

Estimated population (2000): 10,918,000

Estimated population (1950): 7,554,000

Flag


Greece Flag

Economy

The economy of Greece is the 45th largest in the world and the 13th largest economy in the European Union. Although the economy of Greece is in recession now, Greece is considered a developed country. The economy of Greece is based on the service sector and industry. Agriculture accounts for small part of economy. Tourism and shipping are the main industries of Greece. Greece is one of the world's most popular tourist destinations. The Greek also have one of the world's largest merchant Navy.


The most popular places in Greece among international travellers

Santorini

Santorini
Meteora

Meteora
Delphi

Delphi
Acropolis

Acropolis