Norway

By: Alondra.M

My country basics

The capital of Norway is Oslo and my Flag is red with an indigo blue Scandinavian and across has some white lines that extends to the edges of the flag.
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The Geography

Norway is located in Northern Europe on the western and northern part of the Scandinavian Peninsula. The major landforms: Before the last ice age ended about 10,000 years ago Norway was covered by a thick ice sheet. The major landmarks: Norway covers 385,155 square kilometers of spectacular natural terrain that includes fjords. The major bodies of water: There are reportedly over 150,000 {counted} Lakes, most quite small. The human environment interaction: Trade freedom have caused Norway's economy freedom score to expand by 1.1 points over the past five years.
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The Goverment

The type of government that Norway has is monarchy in which the power is divided between these branches. The leader is Erna Solberg is a Norwegian politician who has been Prime Minister of Norway since October 2013. How the leaders are chosen: The government is formed by the parties that have the majority of the seats in the storing or constitude. This are the roles and the rights are, Prison conditions mostly met international standars and the government permitted visits by independent human rights.
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The Economy

Norway is the second richest country in the world. The type of money they use is Korweigian Krone. Their one of the largest countries that has the most oil and gas. The birth rate and literacy rate and also the water source: The life expectancy is 81.45 years, the birth rate is 12.09, the literacy rate would be 100.0 percent and the drinking water source in Norway Is excellent quality.

The culture

What the people wear in Norway they dress generally casual but neat and clean, sports and outdoor gear are common away from the cities. The languages are Norwegian, Nynorsk and Bokmal. The holidays ,they kind of have the same as United States. The religions, Christian Norway belonged to the Roman Catholic Church until the information. The food: One is Torsk, Simplify serve with boiled potatoes and melted butter.

The climate

The General weather conditions: Norway shares the same latitude as Alaska and its also very cold. The average yearly rainfall: Norway has less than 30cm {12in} of rain yearly. The average yearly temperature: Norway average yearly temperature ranges from about 5c {41f}. What effects the climate has on the country: Modified by north Atlantic Current colder interior with increased precipitation and colder summers rainy year round.

The History

According to statics Norway the immigration population make up 15.6 percent of the population in Norway. At the beginning of 1992 the immigrant population in Norway was 183,000 persons or 4.3 percent of the total population. Then I got invations and Norway entered a personal union with Sweden.

Compare and Constrast

The cod is the most common fish used in the production of stockyard in Norway. In the United States you have a lot of fish food but different than Norway. The next one is language in USA is only English, in Norway is Norwegian, Nynorsk and Bokmal.

Similarities and Differences

The 2 similarities are that the voting age of USA and Norway are the same, they both are 18. The next similarity is the term length are the same and both are 4years. The 2 differences, the first one is the money is really different and the second one is the birth rate, US has 12.5 and Norway has 11.6 per 1,000 people.