Norway is a country located in northern Europe. It is a member of the European Union and is bordered by Sweden to the east, Finland and Russia to the northeast, and the North Sea to the south and west. The capital city of Norway is Oslo, which is located in the southeast of the country. The official language of Norway is Norwegian, and the currency is the Norwegian krone.
Norway has a temperate climate with cool summers and cold winters. The country is known for its long hours of daylight in the summer and its long hours of darkness in the winter.
The population of Norway is around 5.4 million people. The majority of the population is of Norwegian descent, and the official language is Norwegian.
Norwegian cuisine is influenced by the country’s location in northern Europe and its history of fishing and farming. Staples of the Norwegian diet include fish, meat, and dairy products, as well as grains and vegetables. Norwegian cuisine is also known for its use of seafood, such as salmon and herring, and its pastries, such as waffles and pastries filled with fruit or cream.
The majority of the population of Norway is Christian, with about 70% belonging to the Church of Norway, which is a Lutheran church. There are also small communities of other religious groups in Norway, including Muslims, Roman Catholics, and Hindus.