Greece consists of a mountainous peninsula mainland with a large number of islands. It has a terrestrial area of close to 132,000km² and a marine area close to 48,800km² bordered by 4 other countries. The highest point is Mount Olympus at 2,917m. Greece has a population of 10.4 million people and a population density of 79.1 people per km².


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species protected

under EU law


habitats protected

under EU law