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Geography and climate

The Nordic statistics database on geography and climate includes data on temperature, population densities and land use.

Land use

Land use covers areal statistics on arable land, gardens, meadows, forests, water and icecaps within each country. Greenland has the largest total land area followed by Sweden, Finland and Norway.

Source: Nordic statistics database, AREA02

The figure displays total land area measured in square kilometres, by country and time.


Climate covers statistics on the average, minimum and maximum temperature over time as well as the climate normals. The average temperature has in general increased over time. 

Source: Nordic statistics database, TEMP02

The figure displays the average temperature measured in degrees Celsius, by location and time.