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Is Greenland a country?

Is Greenland a country?

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Asked by F.William, Last updated: Nov 11, 2022

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C. Marcus

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C. Marcus, Content Developer, Washington

Answered Nov 02, 2018

Goodness, you had better not ask a Greenlander that!! Yes, indeed it is a country and has much to recommend it in scenery, natural features, having the lowest population density.

Goodness, you had better not ask a Greenlander that!! Yes, indeed it is a country and has much to
It is the world's largest island and although autonomous, does come within the kingdom of Denmark so is a dependent territory with limited self-government and its own parliament. Greenland's capital, Nuuk, is the smallest in the world.

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F. Lopez

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Answered May 23, 2018

No, Greenland is not a country. It also isn’t a continent although on a map it looks big enough to be one. Greenland is the largest island in the world and the least populated place on earth. It is considered “a self-governing overseas administrative division of Denmark with a multi-party system". The Danes first began to colonize the island in the 18th century.

No, Greenland is not a country. It also isn’t a continent although on a map it looks big
It was make a part of Denmark in 1953 and twenty-six years later, the Danish government granted Greenland self-government. When Denmark joined the European Union, Greenland did too but then they withdrew over a disagreement over stringent fishing quotas.

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