It also included Bohuslän until 1658, Jämtland and Härjedalen until 1645, Shetland and Orkney until 1468, and the Hebrides and Isle of Man until 1266.Norway has a total area of 385,252 square kilometres (148,747 sq mi) and a population of 5,258,317 (as of January 2017).
There is some disagreement about whether the native name of Norway originally had the same etymology as the English form.
Erna Solberg became Prime Minister in 2013, and was reelected in September, 2017.
Erna Solberg replaced Jens Stoltenberg who was the Prime Minister between 2000-20-2013.
), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign state and unitary monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the remote island of Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.
The Antarctic Peter I Island and the sub-Antarctic Bouvet Island are dependent territories and thus not considered part of the Kingdom.