Administrative unit

Norway Sov

Country

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These statistics are for the nation, whose boundaries have not changed over the period we cover.

Preferred Name:
NORWAY
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Sovereign State
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10704522
Authorities:
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
NORWEGEN Preferred German, Standard     Harper Collins, Collins German Dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 2004)
NORWAY Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
NORRA Preferred Estonian     Aare Vesi, Estonian - English - Estonian Dictionary
LA NORVÈGE Preferred French     B. Atkins et al, Collins Roberts French dictionary (Glasgow: Harper Collins, 1998)
NORGE Preferred Norwegian, Bokmål     European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
NORGE Preferred Swedish     V. Petti (ed.), Standard Swedish Dictionary (London: Cassell, 1990)
THE KINGDOM OF NORWAY Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
578 Code: UN Statistical Division Country ID code English     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
NOR Code: World Bank country code (three letter) English     World Bank, World Bank Indicator Countries

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
EUROPE Continent     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION World Organization 04 apr 1949   North Atlantic Treaty Organization, North Atlantic Treaty Organization
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 27 Nov 1945   United Nations, Member States of the United Nations
WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION World Organization 01 jan 1995   World Trade Organization, World Trade Organization
COUNCIL OF EUROPE Continental Organization 05 may 1949   Council of Europe, Council of Europe
EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Continental Organization 1993   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY Continental Organization 1987   European Space Agency, European Space Agency
NORDIC COUNCIL Continental Organization 01 feb 1953   Nordic Council / Council of Ministers, Nordic Council and Nordic Council of Ministers
NORDIC COUNCIL OF MINISTERS Continental Organization 01 jul 1973   Nordic Council / Council of Ministers, Nordic Council and Nordic Council of Ministers
ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND CO OPERATION IN EUROPE Continental Organization 25 jun 1973   OSCE, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
SCANDINAVIA Sub-Continent     Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Encyclopaedia Britannica 15th ed. (London: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. UK, 1986)

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1905 was enlarged by gaining part of SWEDEN Sov Norway   Florida State University, Florida State University College of Law
1947 boundary change change of boundary from the median line of the two channels to the Thalweg in the two rivers   Florida State University, Florida State University College of Law
1970 was reduced to enlarge UNION OF SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLICS Sov boundary recemarcated 14.85km betweeen pillars 11&42   Florida State University, Florida State University College of Law

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
NORGE Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Norway Sov through time | Census tables with data for the Country, A Vision of Europe through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofeurope.eu/unit/10704522

Date accessed: 03rd April 2020