Norway is domestically referred to as Norge and the kind of government it has is Constitutional monarchy.
The capital city of Norway is Oslo and boasts a population of 0.8 million.
The Norwegian flag is is made up of red with a blue cross outlined in white that extends to the edges of the flag; the vertical part of the cross is shifted to the hoist side in the style of the Dannebrog (Danish flag); the colors recall Norway's past political unions with Denmark (red and white) and Sweden (blue) and is displayed above.
The National symbol of Norway is lion.
The National hymn of Norway is ""Ja, vi elsker dette landet" ("Yes, We Love This Country")[note 10]" which was composed by Rikard Nordraak.