working in germany

Some Key Facts & Figures

Population: 80.5 million, including 6.6 million foreign nationals
Capital: Berlin
Five key cities: Berlin (3.4m inhabitants), Hamburg (1.7m inhabitants), Munich (1.4m inhabitants), Cologne (1m inhabitants), Frankfurt am Main (680,000 inhabitants)
Time zone: CET
Telephone country code: +49
Currency: euro (€1 = 100 cents)


As a place to live and work, Germany consistently ranks among the top five countries worldwide.

In a list of the “world’s top 10 most attractive cities to live in”, compiled by the consulting company Mercer, there are three German entries: Düsseldorf, Munich, and Frankfurt. The ranking is based on the following criteria: political stability, crime rate, economic conditions, individual freedom, press freedom, healthcare, the school system, housing, pollution, and leisure facilities.

Please get in touch with our team at TTM Healthcare Deutschland if you are a healthcare professional and wish to work in Germany.