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Norway
Norway

The World Language Process program of the UNKOMMON Foundation is proposing a World Conference / Congress on the subject of a Universal Auxiliary Language.

We would like to have participants from every country in the world including individuals from as many languages possible.

As people agree to participate we hope to update these web pages.

Persons the WLP Proposes to Participate
name

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Geographic Location
Location:

    Northern Europe, bordering the North Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Sweden.

Border countries:

    Finland 727 km, Sweden 1,619 km, Russia 196 km.

Cultural Demographics
Population:

4,593,041 (July 2005 est.)

Cultural Groups:

Ethnic groups: Norwegian, Sami 20,000

Religions: Church of Norway 85.7%, Pentecostal 1%, Roman Catholic 1%, other Christian 2.4%, Muslim 1.8%, other 8.1% (2004).

Languages Spoken:

Bokmal Norwegian (official), Nynorsk Norwegian (official), small Sami- and Finnish-speaking minorities.

Literacy:
male: 100%
female: 100%

Provinces and Universities
Capital:

    Oslo

Number of provinces

19 counties (fylker, singular - fylke); Akershus, Aust-Agder, Buskerud, Finnmark, Hedmark, Hordaland, More og Romsdal, Nordland, Nord-Trondelag, Oppland, Oslo, Ostfold, Rogaland, Sogn og Fjordane, Sor-Trondelag, Telemark, Troms, Vest-Agder, Vestfold.

Universities go here.

Norway


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