People [1]

People

Population 5,347,896 (2019)
Population Growth Rate 0.675 annual % (2019)
Age Dependency Ratio 53.106 % of working-age population (2019)
Urban Population 82.616 % of total (2019)
Infant Mortality Rate 2 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 82.759 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2019)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 131.882 billion kWh (2019) #31
Consumption 124.127 billion kWh (2019) #30
Exports 12.309 billion kWh (2019) #16
Imports 12.353 billion kWh (2019) #22
Renewable Electricity Generation 129.655 billion kWh (2019) #10

Oil

Ranking
Production 1,748.661 thousand bbl/day (2019) #15
Consumption 189.501 thousand bbl/day (2019) #59
Exports (Refined) [3] 1,255 thousand bbl/day (2013) #13
Imports (Refined) [3] 22.4 thousand bbl/day (2013) #68
Proved Reserves (Crude) 8.219 billion bbl (2020) #18

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 5,763.408 billion cu ft (2015) #7
Consumption (Dry) 145.252 billion cu ft (2018) #66
Exports (Dry) 4,132.961 billion cu ft (2018) #4
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2018) #80
Proved Reserves 57.265 trillion cu ft (2020) #21

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 95 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 5,720,892 (2018 est.)
Highways 94,902 km (2018)
Internet Users 5,122,904 (2016 est.)
Railways 4,200 km (2019)
Telephones 560,945 (2018 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: 1/31/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020