Social issues in Germany
The German social market economy (soziale Marktwirtschaft) was the economic policy ever since the Federal Republic of West Germany was founded in 1948. This policy brought about the economic miracle ...
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Poverty in Germany
Poverty in Germany refers to people living in relative poverty in Germany.During the last decades the number of people living in poverty has been increasing. Children are more likely to be poor than a...
Demographics of Germany
The demography of Germany is monitored by the "Statistisches Bundesamt" (Federal Statistical Office of Germany). According to the first census since the reunification, Germany's population was counted...
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Religion in Germany
Christianity is the largest religion in Germany with 62% of the total population. The 2011 Census reported a slightly higher percentage of 66.8%, due to the specific design of the questionnaire. The s...
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Languages of Germany
The official language of Germany is Standard German, with over 95% of the country speaking Standard German or German dialects as their first language. This figure includes speakers of Northern Low Sax...
Health in Germany
Germany has a universal multi-payer health care system with two main types of health insurance: "Statutory Health Insurance" (Gesetzliche Krankenversicherung) known as sickness funds and "Private Heal...
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Education in Germany
The responsibility for the German education system lies primarily with the states (Länder) while the federal government plays a minor role. Optional Kindergarten (nursery school) education is provide...
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Germans Abroad
German nationality law is the law governing the acquisition, transmission and loss of German citizenship. The law is based on a mixture of the principles of jus sanguinis and jus soli. In other words,...
Immigration to Germany
Germany is the second most popular migration destination in the world, after the United States. On 1 January 2005, a new immigration law came into effect. The political background to this new law was ...
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Metropolitan regions in Germany
The metropolitan regions in Germany are eleven densely populated areas in the Federal Republic of Germany. They comprise the major German cities and their surrounding catchment areas and form the poli...
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List of cities in Germany with more than 100,000 inhabitants
Location of the seven largest cities in Germany, urban districts highlightedThis is a list of cities in Germany by population. In Germany, a city (Großstadt) is officially defined as an administra...
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List of cities in Germany
This is a complete list of the 2,060 towns and cities in Germany (as of January 1, 2015).Only municipalities with independent administration and that have the Stadtrecht (town or city rights) are incl...
New federal states
The new federal states of Germany (German: die neuen Bundesländer) are the five re-established states in the former German Democratic Republic that acceded to the Federal Republic of Germany with ...
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