Norway

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Norway is part of:
Europe & CIS · Northern Europe · Western Europe ·
Water Basins of Norway:
Glama · Jacobs · Kemi · Klaralven · Naatamo · Paatsjoki · Pasvik · Tana · Torne-Tornealven ·
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Capital Oslo
Neighbouring Countries Finland, Russia, Sweden
Total Area 323,802 km2
  - Water 16,360 km2 (5.05%) / 505 m2/ha
  - Land 307,442 km2
Coastline 25,148 km
Population 4,751,236 (12.3 inhab./km2)
HDIA 0.968 (2007)
Gini CoefficientA 25.8 (1995)
Nominal GDPB $481,100 million
GDP (PPP) Per CapitaB $57,500
National UN Presence UNDP
Land UseC
  - Cultivated Land 8,301 km2 (2.7%)
     - Arable 8,301 km2 (2.7%)
     - Permanent Crops 0 km2 (0%)
     - Irrigated 1,270 km2
  - Non cultivated 18,144 km2 (97.3%)
Average Annual RainfallD 1414 mm
Renewable Water ResourcesE 381.4 km3
Water WithdrawalsF 2.19 km3/yr
  - For Agricultural Use 11%
  - For Domestic Use 7%
  - For Industrial Use 67%
  - Per Capita 486 m3
Population with safe access to
  - Improved Water Source 100%
     - Urban population 100%
     - Rural population 100%
  - Improved Sanitation 100%
     - Urban population 100%
     - Rural population 100%
References & Remarks
A UNDP Human Development Report
B CIA World Factbook and Wikipedia
C CIA World Factbook Country Profiles
D Aquastat - FAO's Information System on Water and Agriculture
E CIA World Factbook
F Earthtrends

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