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Svalbard
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Location of  Svalbard  (dark green)– in Europe  (green & dark grey)– in Norway  (green)
Location of  Svalbard  (dark green)

– in Europe  (green & dark grey)
– in Norway  (green)

StatusUnincorporated area
Administrative centre
and largest settlement
Longyearbyen
Official languagesNorwegian Bokmål
Ethnic groups
Sovereign state Kingdom of Norway
Leaders
 • GovernorKjerstin Askholt(2015–)
Area
 • Total61,022 km2
23,561 sq mi
Population
 • 2012[1] estimate2,642
CurrencyNorwegian krone (NOK)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Calling code+47
Internet TLD.no a
a..sj allocated but not used.[2]

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of October 9, 2016


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