POPULATION Norway has a population of about 4,8 million people. Most people live in the southeast.
CAPITAL CITY The Capital city of Norway is Oslo. Oslo is also the largest city in Norway.
OTHER IMPORTANT CITIES Bergen is the cultural centre of western Norway and the second largest city. Other important cities are Trondheim and Stavanger.
POPULAR FOOD Fish and seafood are very popular, though they have cheeses, dairy products and meat too. The traditional Christmas dinner consists of Lutefisk, cod or halibut. Smoked salmon Lefse, a traditional flat bread
RELIGION People in Norway is mostly Protestant. Evangelical-Lutheran) Oslo’sCathedral Ancientwoodenchurch
MONEY, CURRENCY The unit of money in Norway is the Krone (NOK); 1 crown is € 0,10 1
FLAG The flag of Norway is red with a blue Scandinavian cross outlined in white.
MOST POPULAR TOURIST SITES The fjord is one of the most visited tourist sites in Norway.
LANGUAGES Norwegian is the official language. It has two written forms. Some other dialects are also spoken.