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Denmark

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Overview

Currency

kr. Danish Krone / DKK

WORKING HOURS

37 hours / week.
Regulated by collective agreements

PUBLIC/BANK HOLIDAYS

11 days per year

CAPITAL

Copenhagen

LANGUAGE

Danish

REMOTE WORKERS

1.1 million

MINIMUM MONTHLY SALARY

No minimum wage, but regulated by collective agreements. 

TAX YEAR

1st Jan - 31st Dec

DATE FORMAT

DD / MM / YYYY

MISCLASSIFICATION PENALTIES

Penalties range from DKK 10,000 to 20 weeks' salary to employees. 

FUN FACT

UN's World Happiness Report ranks Denmark in second place (2020)