Norway vs New Zealand (Statistical Comparison)

Norway is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe, whereas New Zealand is an island country in the Southwestern Pacific Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Norway and New Zealand regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Norway bigger than New Zealand?

The total area of Norway is 385,207 sq km, and the total area of New Zealand is 268,021 sq km. Norway is bigger than New Zealand by 117,186 sq km. Norway is around 1.44 times bigger than New Zealand.

Area of Norway:  148,729 sq mi ( 385,207 km2 )

Area of Norway compared to New Zealand

Area of New Zealand:  103,483 sq mi ( 268,021 km2 )

Area of New Zealand compared to Norway

Population

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Norway as of 27th March 2022, is estimated to be around 5,495,517.

Population of Norway compared to New Zealand

According to the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of New Zealand as of 27th March 2022, is estimated to be around 4,890,895.

Population of New Zealand compared to Norway

Here is some more data comparison between Norway and New Zealand.

The capital of Norway is Oslo, and the capital city of New Zealand is Wellington.

Official Languages

Norway: Norwegian, Sami
New Zealand: English, Maori, NZ Sign Language

Demonym(s)

Norway: Norwegian
New Zealand: New Zealander

ISO 3166 Code

Norway: NO
New Zealand: NZ

Human Development Index

HDI of Norway as of 2019: 0.957
HDI of New Zealand as of 2019: 0.931

Norway Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

New Zealand Time Zone: 

UTC + 12 (Time in New Zealand)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 13 (New Zealand Day Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Norway:
61° 0′ 0″ N, 8° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of New Zealand:
42° 0′ 0″ S173° 0′ 0″ E

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