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Complete details about Norway in Europe with capital city Oslo

Country NameNorway (Norge)
Country CodeNOR
Capital CityOslo
ContinentEurope
RegionNordic Countries
Independence Year1905
Population4478500
Surface Area323877.0
Life Expectancy78.7 years
GNP145895.0 (old 153370.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Danish     (0.4%)
English     (0.5%)
Norwegian [official]     (96.6%)
Saame     (0.0%)
Swedish     (0.3%)

Major Cities

Oslo, Oslo     (population 508726)
Bergen, Hordaland     (population 230948)
Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag     (population 150166)
Stavanger, Rogaland     (population 108848)
Bærum, Akershus     (population 101340)

Norway's most recent News and Stories

Norway Tweets

From @Sofii_Indaburo on Wed Dec 07 11:16:09 EST 2016 RT @EarthVSCO: Trolltunga in Norway ?? https://t.co/SLN5UWErxz
From @Jcastillo3232 on Wed Dec 07 11:16:07 EST 2016 Photo Burst: The Beauty of Winter in Norway and the Top 10 Images of the Week https://t.co/RTzCErKIte via @DashBurst
From @WindyCityFly on Wed Dec 07 11:16:03 EST 2016 RT @Earth_Pics: White sandy beaches and turquoise water in Lofoten, Norway. Photo by Jeff Carlson https://t.co/6oEnv9JeW2
From @TheLiberator__ on Wed Dec 07 11:16:01 EST 2016 RT @Daudoo: 14-yr-old Somali boy, Yakub Abdullahi, stabbed to death at school in #Norway. 48-yr-old Norwegian woman who tried to help him a?
From @jacquelinegshor on Wed Dec 07 11:16:00 EST 2016 RT @TheVampsTristan: Wowwwwww, top 50 global spotify and top 20 UK, Australia, Singapore, Norway, Malta, Phillapines and other countries al?
From @Runadinette on Wed Dec 07 11:15:59 EST 2016 RT @Daudoo: 14-yr-old Somali boy, Yakub Abdullahi, stabbed to death at school in #Norway. 48-yr-old Norwegian woman who tried to help him a?
From @MeConversing on Wed Dec 07 11:15:59 EST 2016 RT @UNDPLive: Govts. throughout the world should seize opportunities that #SDGs offer - HRH Crown Prince Haakon of #Norway https://t.co/Ii4?
From @KStabell on Wed Dec 07 11:15:59 EST 2016 RT @UNDPLive: Govts. throughout the world should seize opportunities that #SDGs offer - HRH Crown Prince Haakon of #Norway https://t.co/Ii4?
From @c4ccr on Wed Dec 07 11:15:58 EST 2016 RT @UNDPLive: Govts. throughout the world should seize opportunities that #SDGs offer - HRH Crown Prince Haakon of #Norway https://t.co/Ii4?
From @PlanetaPic on Wed Dec 07 11:15:58 EST 2016 Northern Lights of Norway #photo #picture https://t.co/IHDf5ZN07W
From @jonesftpayne on Wed Dec 07 11:15:57 EST 2016 RT @TheVampsTristan: Wowwwwww, top 50 global spotify and top 20 UK, Australia, Singapore, Norway, Malta, Phillapines and other countries al?
From @hennahmed12 on Wed Dec 07 11:15:52 EST 2016 @isakbechh IM FLYING TO NORWAY
From @tanaglastra on Wed Dec 07 11:15:50 EST 2016 RT @i_cores: ? i_Cores: In YTD, main suppliers of natural #gas to #Spain are Algeria (57.8%), Nigeria (14.8%) and Norway (10.7%) https://t.?
From @patinyaboonto on Wed Dec 07 11:15:32 EST 2016 #christmassy #christmasvibes #julestemning #christmastree #norway #norge #oslo #osloby? https://t.co/aryxn0qYim