Nordland

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Nordland fylke
Coonty

Coat of arms
Nordland athin Norawa
Kintra Norawa
Coonty Nordland
Region Nord-Norge
Coonty ID NO-18
Offeecial leid form Neutral
Demonym Nordlending
Admeenistrative centre Bodø
Government
 • Govrenor Odd Eriksen
  AP
  (2007–present)
 • Coonty mayor Sonja Alice Steen
  AP
  (2011)–present)
Area(#2 in Norawa, 11.86% o Norawa's land aurie)
 • Total 38,456 km2 (14,848 sq mi)
 • Land 36,074 km2 (13,928 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 238,124
 • Density 7/km2 (20/sq mi)
 • Chynge (10 years) -1.6 %
 • Rank in Norawa 9 (5.18% of country)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)
Income (per caipita) 128,600 NOK
GDP (per caipita) 202,039 NOK (2001)
Naitional Rank: 9 (3.15% o kintra)
Website www.nfk.no
Data frae Statistics Norway

Aboot this soond Nordland  is a coonty in Norawa in the Northren Norawa region, borderin Troms in the north, Nord-Trøndelag in the sooth, Norrbotten Coonty in Swaden tae the east, Västerbotten Coonty tae the sootheast, an the Atlantic Ocean (Norse Sea) tae the wast. The coonty wis ance kent as Nordlandene amt. The coonty admeenistration is in Bodø. The remote Airctic island o Jan Mayen haes been admeenistered frae Nordland syne 1995.

In the soothren pairt is Vega, leetit on the UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid leet. The history o Nordland is a tale aboot the gifts frae the sea: Ane o the maist productive seas in the warld providin fuid aw year syne auncient times, the same sea creates a climate mair moderate than ony ither place in the airctic; even the bedrock itsel enriched bi sea livin organisms millions o years ago in the geological past.

Ballstad in Lofoten