Vestfold

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Vestfold fylke
Coonty

Coat of arms
Vestfold athin Norawa
Kintra Norawa
Coonty Vestfold
Region Østlandet
Coonty ID NO-07
Offeecial leid form Bokmål
Demonym Vestfolding
Admeenistrative centre Tønsberg
Government
 • Govrenor Erling Lae
  ...
  (2010–present)
 • Coonty mayor Per-Eivind Johansen
  Høyre
  (2007–present)
Area(#18 in Norawa, 0.71% o Norawa's land aurie)
 • Total 2,225 km2 (859 sq mi)
 • Land 2,201 km2 (850 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Total 239,907
 • Density 108/km2 (280/sq mi)
 • Chynge (10 years) 8.7 %
 • Rank in Norawa 10 (4.72% of country)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)
Income (per caipita) 148,300 NOK
GDP (per caipita) 219,970 NOK (2001)
Naitional Rank: 10 (3.11% o kintra)
Website www.vfk.no
Data frae Statistics Norway
Historical populations
Year Pop. ±%
1951 154,670
1961 174,382 +12.7%
1971 175,402 +0.6%
1981 186,691 +6.4%
1991 198,354 +6.2%
2001 215,030 +8.4%
2011 233,705 +8.7%
2021? 262,777 +12.4%
2031? 287,496 +9.4%
Source: Statistics Norway[1].
Religion in Vestfold[2][3]
religion percent
Christianity
  
84.85%
Islam
  
1.41%
Buddhism
  
0.26%
Other
  
13.48%

Aboot this soond Vestfold  is a coonty in Norawa, borderin Buskerud an Telemark. The coonty admeenistration is in Tønsberg. Vestfold is locatit wast o the Oslofjord, as the name indicates. It includes mony smawer, but well-kent touns in Norawa, such as Larvik, Sandefjord, Tønsberg an Horten. The river Numedalslågen runs through the destrict. Mony islands are locatit at the coast. Vestfold is maistly dominatit bi lawland an is amang the best agricultural auries o Norawa. Winters last aboot three months, while pleasant simmer temperaturs last frae Mey tae September, wi a Julie average o 17°C (Tønsberg climate).

Vestfold is kent for shippin an sailin. Ance a heidquarters for whalin fleets, the coastal touns o Vestfold nou engage in fishin an shipbiggin. Some lumberin is carriet on in the interior. The destrict includes some o the best fermland in Norawa an aw. Vestfold is the anerlie coonty in which aw municipalities hae declared Bokmål tae be their offeecial written form o the Norse leid.[4]

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