Norway

Norway is a constitutional democracy in Northern Europe
with a population of 4.8 million inhabitants.

Head of State: His Majesty King Harald V of Norway
Head of Government: Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg
Area: 385 199 km²
Population (2009): 4 799 252
Population per km² land area: 16
Capital city: Oslo
Language:

 

Norwegian (Bokmål and Nynorsk)
(In some districts, Sámi is also an
official language)
State Church: Church of Norway (Evangelical Lutheran)
GDP (2008): NOK 2 548 billion (€ 295,2 billion)
GDP (per capita, 2008): NOK 534 440 (€ 61 915)
Currency: Norwegian kroner (NOK)
1 krone = 100 øre
Constitution Day: 17 May
Population growth (2008): 1.3
Average life expectancy
(2008):
female: 83 years
male:  78 years
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