Flag of Norway

The Norwegian flag is a white-fimbriated blue Nordic cross on a red field. The used colors in the flag are blue, red, white. The proportion of the Norwegian flag is 8:11. The Flag of Norway was adopted in 1821. The first use of the current flag design was in 1821. The last change to the current Norwegian flag design was in 1899.

Flag of Norway

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Flag proportion

Ratio 8:11


  • First flag usage: 1821
  • Adoption current flag: 1821
  • Last change flag: 1899

Flag colors


About Norway


5 276 579


125 021 sq mi
323 802 km2

Population density

42 sq mi
16 km2

Country information

Country: Norway
Continent: Europe
Official languages: Norwegian
Capital: Oslo
Government: Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Border length: 1 585 miles / 2 551 km
Neighbouring countries
Finland: 457 miles 736 km
Sweden: 1 006 miles 1 619 km
Russia: 122 miles 196 km

The Norwegian flag is the flag of the country named Norway. Norway is located in continental Europe. Norway has 3 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Norway is 1 585 mi/ 2 551 km. Norway border neighbours and border lengths are: Finland: 736 km, Sweden: 1 619 km, Russia: 196 km.

5 214 890 people are living in Norway, a country stretching over 125 021 sq mi/ 323 802 km² (6.03% water). The population density in Norway is of 42 per sq mi/ 16 people per km². The official language of Norway is Norwegian. The capital city of Norway is Oslo. Norway is a Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy.

The currency in Norway is the Norwegian krone kr (NOK). UTC (standard time) in Norway is UTC+01:00 and UTC+02:00 in summer. Norway has the unique two-letter country code, NO (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is NOR, and its three-digit country code is 578. The calling code for Norway is +47.




Norwegian krone kr (NOK)


CET: UTC+01:00
CEST: UTC+02:00


Internet TLD: NO
Three-letter country code: NOR
Three-digit country code: 578
Calling code: +47