Table 1

Selected data on the European Union (Sources: 1) Eurostat 2005; 2) CIA 2008)
1EU Member State Population in millions Area % of EU Pop. density- people/km2 2GDP per capital euros 2GDP Annual Growth%
European Union 454.9 100% 115 29900 3.2
Austria 8.2 2.1% 98 34700 3.3
Belgium 10.3 0.8% 340 33000 3.0
Bulgaria 7.3 2.6% 70.1 10700 6.1
Cyprus 0.8 0.2% 84 23000 3.8
Czech Republic 10.2 2.0% 130 22000 6.4
Denmark 5.4 1.1% 126 37100 2.5
Estona 1.4 1.1% 29 20300 11.4
Finland 5.2 8.5% 15 33500 4.9
France 60.2 13.8% 111 31200 2.2
Germany 82.4 9.0% 231 31900 2.8
Greece 10.7 3.3% 81 24000 4.3
Hungary 10.0 2.3% 108 17500 3.9
Ireland 3.9 1.8% 57 44500 5.7
Italy 58.0 7.6% 193 30200 1.9
Latvia 2.3 1.6% 35 16000 11.9
Lithuania 3.5 1.6% 55 15300 7.5
Luxembourg 0.5 0.1% 181 71400 6.2
Malta 0.4 0.0% 1261 21300 2.9
Netherlands 16.3 1.0% 395 32100 3.0
Poland 38.6 7.9% 124 14400 6.1
Portugal 10.1 2.3% 114 19800 1.3
Romania 22.3 5.4% 94.3 9100 7.7
Spain 40.2 12.7% 80 27400 3.9
Slovakia 5.4 1.2% 111 18200 8.3
Slovenia 1.9 0.5% 99 23400 5.2
Sweden 8.9 11.3% 20 32200 4.5
United Kingdom 60.1 6.2% 243 31800 2.8