Financial intermediation, real estate and business activities contributed 25.9% to the gross value added (GVA) in 2017, followed by mining, manufacturing and utilities (17.9%), and wholesale, retail and hotels (15.1%). In nominal terms, the three sectors are expected to grow by 5.6%, 2.9% and 5.4%, respectively, in 2018.
To develop the infrastructure of the country, the Government of Denmark has earmarked DKK100.0 bn (US$14.8 bn) to be spent by 2020 to ensure high level of mobility, flexibility and reliability.
- Four major provinces generated around 52.8% of the GDP of Denmark and were home to 51.2% of the country’s population, as of 2016
- Financial intermediation was the top invested sector in Denmark in 2017
- Overall, the OMX Copenhagen 20 index exhibited a downward trend over last year. As of October 29, 2018, the index stood at 893.9, compared to 1045.4 on October 27, 2017.
- Macroeconomic Outlook Report identifies the potentials of the country as an investment destination by analyzing the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental (PESTLE) structure.
- PESTLE Insights provides 360 degree view of the economy which can be used as a strategic tool to understand the market dynamics, business potentials and direction of operations
- Along with providing the country’s snapshot, the report captures the risk factors pertaining to the macroeconomic risks, political environment, legal environment, demographic and social structure effectiveness, technology & infrastructure and natural and geographic aspects that might impact business.
- This report also highlights key clusters/cities which contribute significantly to the country GDP and population along with major companies’ presence in these areas.
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List of Figures
Exhibit 1: Denmark’s Performance in Country Risk Analysis in Comparison to Western Europe and the World Average
Exhibit 2: Performance Overview (Score: 1-100)
Exhibit 3: Broad Categories and Weights behind the Index
Exhibit 4: OMX Copenhagen 20
Exhibit 5: Key Sectors Contribution to the Economy
Exhibit 6: FDI inflows (Q1 2014-Q2 2018) and FDI inflow by sector (2012-2016)
Exhibit 7: FDI stock by country (2015-2017) and share of FDI by country (2017)
Exhibit 8: Key Infrastructure Indicators
Exhibit 9: Real GDP and Household Consumption Growth Rate
Exhibit 10: Real GDP Growth Rate Comparison (2017)
Exhibit 11: Export, Import and Trade Balance
Exhibit 12: Current Account Balance
Exhibit 13: Top Three Commodity Exports, % of Total Exports, 2014-2017
Exhibit 14: Nuclear Reactors and Boilers, % of World Total, 2017
Exhibit 15: Interest Rates
Exhibit 16: Exchange Rate
Exhibit 17: Public Finance
Exhibit 18: General Government Debt
Exhibit 19: Employment/Unemployment
Exhibit 20: Average Annual Wages
Exhibit 21: Labour Cost Index
Exhibit 22: Rural/Urban Share in Total Population
Exhibit 23: Age-group Share of Total Population
Exhibit 24: Gender Split
Exhibit 25: Internet Users % of Total Population, Mobile Penetration Rate and Broadband Penetration Rate, 2017
Exhibit 26: Number of Patents Granted Per Mn Population, 2018
Exhibit 27: High-technology Exports (% of manufactured exports), 2016
Exhibit 28: Doing Business in Denmark 2019
Exhibit 29: Corruption Perception Index (Rankings) 2017
Exhibit 30: CO2 Emissions