Land use in urban settlements

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04859: Area and population of urban settlements (US) 2000 - 2022

Even Høydahl, Statistics Norway
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Vilni Verner Holst Bloch, Statistics Norway
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2022-12-14 08:00
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Area of urban settlements (km²):
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As of 1. January 2013 Statistics Norway implemented a new method for defining urban settlements, resulting in a more accurate delimitation. Due to this figures before and after 2013 are not directly comparable.

urban settlement

0171 Buskogen

Changed name from Alshus in 2017.

0172 Lunde

Changed name from Buskogen in 2017.

0201 Halmstad

Changed name from Ryggebyen in 2020.

4043 Slettebrotane

The name was corrected from Hægeland to Slettebrotane 18.11.2021.

4044 Hægeland

The name was corrected from Slettebrotane to Hægeland 18.11.2021.

5603 Hestnes (Luster)

Changed name from Hafslo in 2018.



Figures for urban settlements 1640 Helgestad, 4009 Korsvik, 5227 Hamre and 7792 Napp were corrected 9 December 2019.