People [1]

People

Population 5,314,336 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 0.706 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 52.901 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 82.248 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 2.1 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 82.51 years (2017)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 146.544 billion kWh (2017) #28
Consumption 122.226 billion kWh (2017) #30
Exports 21.276 billion kWh (2017) #10
Imports 6.111 billion kWh (2017) #34
Renewable Electricity Generation 144.469 billion kWh (2017) #9

Oil

Ranking
Production 1,863.798 thousand bbl/day (2018) #15
Consumption 221.926 thousand bbl/day (2018) #53
Exports (Refined) [3] 1,255 thousand bbl/day (2013) #13
Imports (Refined) [3] 22.4 thousand bbl/day (2013) #68
Proved Reserves (Crude) 8.553 billion bbl (2019) #17

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 5,763.408 billion cu ft (2015) #7
Consumption (Dry) 143.415 billion cu ft (2017) #65
Exports (Dry) 4,243.554 billion cu ft (2017) #3
Imports (Dry) 0.212 billion cu ft (2017) #76
Proved Reserves 61.061 trillion cu ft (2019) #21

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 95 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 5,718,740 (2016 est.)
Highways 93,870 km (2013)
Internet Users 5,122,904 (2016 est.)
Railways 4,250 km (2014)
Telephones 863,855 (2016 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationNorthern Europe, bordering the North Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Sweden
Total Area323,802 sq. km
Land Area304,282 sq. km
Water Area19,520 sq. km
Coastline25,148 km
Climatetemperate along coast, modified by North Atlantic Current; colder interior with increased precipitation and colder summers; rainy year-round on west coast
Terrainglaciated; mostly high plateaus and rugged mountains broken by fertile valleys; small, scattered plains; coastline deeply indented by fjords; arctic tundra in north
Lowest PointNorwegian Sea 0 m
Highest Point Galdhopiggen 2,469 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017