The European emergency number 112 is the only emergency number in Denmark.
The hearing and speech impaired people are provided with a number for text message communication to emergency call centres.
It is possible to call 112 even without a SIM card.
112 calls are answered on average within 30 seconds.
In addition to Danish, the calls are answered in English, Swedish and Norwegian.
According to the latest Eurobarometer Survey on 112, 24% of Danes know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.