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 from a mobile phone even without a SIM card.
112 calls are answered on average within 13 seconds.
In addition to Danish, the calls are answered in English, Swedish and Norwegian.
According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey , 41% of Danes know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.