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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 @mymodetravel on Thu May 26 16:20:56 EDT 2016 Weekly Recap! ? Couples Trip to Oktoberfest and European Tour 2016 ? Family trip to Oslo, Norway ? Wedding Group... https://t.co/QynVvHoU37
From @tukricker on Thu May 26 16:20:49 EDT 2016 #trafalgarinsider #bergen #norway #scenicscandinaviaanditsfjords @ Bergen, Hordaland https://t.co/hjXN7jVVtr
From @scottamylola on Thu May 26 16:20:30 EDT 2016 RT @capped_kecha: @StrongerIn Strange, didn't realise Erasmus members Norway & Macedonia had just joined the EU... #liars #BBCDebate
From @2purplebricks on Thu May 26 16:20:25 EDT 2016 RT @votepurple2015: #BBCdebate Can Salmonella explain why I had no roaming charges in non EU Norway in Feb? He's lying- international, not?
From @t_pressland on Thu May 26 16:20:15 EDT 2016 RT @Y_Eurosceptics: When will @StrongerIn understand that we don't want to be Norway, Switzerland or Canada. We want to be an independent G?
From @Nat1onalist on Thu May 26 16:20:13 EDT 2016 RT @bankersreform: #BBCDebate - All the remain campaign have to say is scaremongering. Don't forget the rubbish they tried on Norway https:?
From @Leapwithmeyoung on Thu May 26 16:20:01 EDT 2016 RT @BBCRealityCheck: Erasmus is co-ordinated by the #EU, but it includes Turkey, Norway, Iceland, Macedonia, and Liechtenstein #BBCDebate h?
From @Hammertime983 on Thu May 26 16:19:51 EDT 2016 RT @capped_kecha: @StrongerIn Strange, didn't realise Erasmus members Norway & Macedonia had just joined the EU... #liars #BBCDebate
From @Hammertime983 on Thu May 26 16:19:43 EDT 2016 RT @tufc27: @StrongerIn Turkey, Liechtenstein, Iceland and Norway all participate in Erasmus, without being in EU. Stop lying.
From @xlovellydreams on Thu May 26 16:19:41 EDT 2016 Hello Norway ????
From @Hammertime983 on Thu May 26 16:19:28 EDT 2016 RT @uniforbritain: Erasmus isn't limited to just EU members. Participants include non-EU Macedonia, Norway, Turkey and more. #BBCdebate htt?
From @Miss_Leeze on Thu May 26 16:19:28 EDT 2016 RT @BBCRealityCheck: Erasmus is co-ordinated by the #EU, but it includes Turkey, Norway, Iceland, Macedonia, and Liechtenstein #BBCDebate h?
From @AshAdvocate666 on Thu May 26 16:19:27 EDT 2016 RT @skye2earth: @jfqbsh Norway HAS the Nordic Model. @emilybazelon @nytimes
From @david3butler on Thu May 26 16:19:21 EDT 2016 Norway has a 5% unemployment rate and a GDP higher than the average European country and yet has access to the free market. #EUreferendum
From @madmedicalman on Thu May 26 16:19:13 EDT 2016 @Bighenbroon #BBCDebate I also went to Norway and didn't need a visa!