Also: Noreg.
Officially: Kongeriket Norge; Kongeriket Noreg.
English: Norway
Seat of government: Oslo.
Status: Democratic.
Governing parties: Høyre and Fremskrittspartiet, supported from the outside by Kristelig Folkeparti and Venstre.
Head of government: Erna Solberg, Høyre, prime minister.
Opposition parties: Arbeiderpartiet; Senterpartiet; Sosialistisk Venstreparti.
Recent history: The previous “rødgrønne” (left-center) coalition of AP, SV, and SP was elected in 2005 and reelected in 2009. The AP won a plurality in 2013, but the right formed a governing coalition.
FH: 1-1, free. Econ: 9.93 (1), full democracy.
Updated: 2014 October 31.