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Obligation to register

As a rule, Land law imposes an obligation to register with the registration authorities right at the initial reception centre. Pursuant to specific provisions in the Länder, the obligation to register at the initial reception centre may be suspended, for instance, in the case of short stays.

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Key figures

Population30.09.201782.7 mn
Persons in employment1st Quarter 201844.3 mn
Economic growth (GDP)1st Quarter 20180.3%
Inflation rate (CPI)June 20182.1%
Share in gross domestic product
Net lending20171.2%
Public debt201764.1%

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