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Denmark*

General Country Information
Capital: Copenhagen
Population: 5,515,575 (July 2010)
Form of Government: Constitutional Monarchy

Telephone and Internet Communications in real numbers
Telephone - main lines: 
2.062 million (2009)
Telephone - mobile: 
7.424 million (2009)
Internet hosts: 
3.991 million (2009)
Internet users: 
4.579 million (2008)

Country Ranking
DOI* 2005/2006:
0.76
World Rank 2005/2006: 3

*The Digital Opportunity Index (DOI) evaluates the opportunity, infrastructure and utilization of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) worldwide and was created by the Korea Agency for Digital Opportunity and Promotion (KADO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The DOI is based on a scale of 0-1, where 1 is ideal, and the World Rank is taken into consideration out of 181 countries, based on the DOI.

National Disability Action Plan
Action Plan on Disability (2003
)
http://www.politiquessociales.net/IMG/pdf/aktionplan.pdf

Action Plans “IT for us all” and “Disability is no disability!”
http://www.politiquessociales.net/IMG/pdf/aktionplan.pdf

Disability Organizations and Contact Information:

Danish Brain Injury Association (DBIA) (Hjerneskadeforeningen)
Hjerneskadeforeningen, Handicap Organisationernes Hus
Blekinge Boulevard 2

2630 Taastrup, Denmark
Tel: +45-43-432433
 
Danish Center for Deaf Blindness and Hearing Loss
Kollegievej 1 P.O. Box 130
9100 Aalborg, Denmark
Email: cdh@rn.dk
Tel: +45-9764-7200
Fax: +45-9764-7244
Danish Deaf Association (Danske Doves Landsforbund)
Snaregade 12, 1
Rantzausgade 60 1
Kbenhavn K, 1205
Denmark
Email: lf@deaf.dk
Tel: +45-3-524-0910
TTY: +45-3-524-0919
Fax: (45) 3-524-0920
 
Danish Disability Organizations
Blekinge Boulevard 2
2630 Taastrup
http://www.handicap.dk
Email: dh@handicap.dk
 
Danish Multiple Sclerosis Society (DMSS) 
Mosedalvej 15
DK-2500 Valby
Denmark
Tel: +45-3646-3646
Fax: +45-3646-3677
 
Danish Women with Disabilities (DWD)
Gadekkaerved 28, 2
DK - 2500 Valby
Denmark
Tel: +45-36-168-541
Fax: +45-36-168-588
 
Information Center for Acquired Deafblindness
Generatorvej 2 A
Herlev, DK-2730
Denmark
Tel: +45-4-485-6030 / +45-2-012-7174
Fax: +45-4-485-6099
 
Rehabilitation International Denmark
P.P. Oerumsgade 11,
Aarhus C, 8000
Denmark
Tel: +45-7841-4400
Fax: +45-7841-4459