Located in the continent of Europe, Norway covers 304,282 square kilometers of land and 19,520 square kilometers of water, making it the 68th largest nation in the world with a total area of 323,802 square kilometers.
Norway was founded as a distinct and original nation in 1905. The population of Norway is 4,707,270 (2012) and the nation has a density of 15 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Norway is the Norwegian Krone (NOK). As well, the people of Norway are refered to as Norwegian.
The dialing code for the country is 47 and the top level internet domain for Norwegian sites is .no.
To learn more, visit our detailed Norway section.
|Density||15.5 / km2 ( 40.1 / mi2 )|
|Languages||Norwegian Bokm, Norwegian Nynorsk|
|GDP||500,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||106,219 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||304,282 km2 (117,484 mi2)|
|Water Area||19,520 km2 (7,537 mi2)|
What is the capital of Norway?
Oslo is the capital city of Norway. It has a population of 580,000, and is located on a latitue of 59.91 and longitude of 10.75.
Oslo is also the political center of Norway, which is considered a Constitutional Monarchy, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.
Quick Facts About Oslo, the Capital Of Norway
|Elevation||26 meters over sea level|
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