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Kongeriket Norge
Kongeriket Noreg

Kingdom of Norway
Flag of Norway Coat of arms of Norway
Flag Coat of arms
Motto: Royal Motto: Alt for Norge (Anything/everything for Norway)
1814 Eidsvoll oath: Enige og tro til Dovre faller (United and Loyal until the Dovre Mountains fall)
Anthem: Ja, vi elsker dette landet
Location of Norway
Capital Oslo
59°56′N 10°41′E
Largest city Oslo
Official language(s) Norwegian¹
Government Constitutional monarchy
- King Harald V
- Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg
Constitution 17 May 1814
- Independence From union with Sweden
- Declared 7 June 1905
- Recognised 26 October 1905
Area
- Total 324,220 km² (68th ²)
125,149 sq mi
- Water (%) 6.0%
Population
- January 2006 est. 4,629,566 (114th)
- 2001 census 4,520,947
- Density 14/km² (166th ²)
37/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2005 estimate
- Total $194.7 billion (42nd)
- Per capita $42,056 (2006 est.) (2nd)
HDI (2003) 0.963 (1st) – high
Currency Norwegian krone (NOK)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Internet TLD .no ³
Calling code +47
1Official national language is Norwegian bokmål and nynorsk. Additionally Sami is co-official language of six municipalities and Finnish of one municipality.
2 Excluding Svalbard and Jan Mayen
3 Two more TLDs assigned, but not used: .sj for Svalbard and Jan Mayen; .bv for Bouvet Island
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