General Overview

General Overview

Constitutional Order, Population & Land Area

Constitutional Order

Form of Government

Parliamentary federal republic

Head of State

Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Head of Government

Federal Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel

Legislative Body

Bundestag (Parliament) and Bundesrat (Council of Constituent States)

Administration

16 state parliaments

Population & Land Area (2017)
Area357,340 km²
Population82 million
Working Population44.3 million
Largest CitiesBerlin (3.5 million), Hamburg (1.8 million), Munich (1.5 million)