Norway: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 64.57194 / longitude: 17.92451

General information


It is ranked 28# in the world with a GDP of $482,174,854,481 USD in 2021. The local currency (NOK) is represented by the symbol kr. In this country a Big Mac is worth 62.00kr (corresponding to $6.26 USD).


On average citizens spend 18 years in school (including higher education). Well known universities are: University of Oslo, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, University of Bergen, University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway, Norwegian University of Life Sciences.


The capital of this country is Oslo and the country has a border with Finland, Sweden, Russia. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Norwegian Nynorsk, Bokmål, Norwegian, Sami languages. Country territory measures 323,802 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Oslo, Stavanger, Trondheim, Skien, Sandnes.


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Røros Mining Town and the Circumference, Urnes Stave Church, Bryggen, Rock Art of Alta, Vegaøyan -- The Vega Archipelago. Well known national dishes are: Fårikål.


In this country, the median age is 39.50 years and the birth growth rate is around 0.79%. There are 5,236,826 people here, or 0.07% of the world's population.

Good to know

The ISO code is NO, telephone numbers begin with +47, the domain name ".no" is used by the country's websites For more information about this country, check


ISO code NO
Capital Oslo
Population 5,236,826
World percentage 0.07%
Median age 39.50 years
Population growth rate 0.79%
Main cities
Spoken languages Norwegian Nynorsk, Bokmål, Norwegian, Sami languages
GDP (2021) $482,174,854,481
GDP position #28
Big Mac local price 62.00kr
Big Mac USD price $6.26
Currency code NOK
Currency symbol kr
School life expectancy 18 years
National dish Fårikål
TLD .no
Phone prefix +47


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