Is Norway richer than Sweden?
Norway is currently the sixth richest country in the world when measured by GDP per capita. Norways GDP per capita is around $69,000, according to IMF estimates. Neighbours and Sweden and Denmark both make the top 20 with GDPs of around $55,000 and $61,000 respectively.
Why do Scandinavians have blonde hair?
Blonde hair, blue eyes Like elsewhere in Europe, Norwegians, Danes and Swedes have a range of hair and eye colours. There are two theories as to why many Scandinavians have blonde hair. One popular theory is it was caused by genetic mutations as a result of the lack of sunlight once humans began to spread north.
Why are Scandinavians so tall?
Experts say natural selection, combined with a good animal protein diet, makes these Nordic locals taller than their counterparts elsewhere in the world. The Norwegians, like some of the other tallest people in the world have some great genetic backgrounds. Average height of Norwegians: 5 feet 7.97 inches.
Why do blondes get more attention?
After years of being the butt of jokes about being dumb, blondes may be having the last laugh after all, research has revealed. This is because blondes attract more attention than other women as they are generally viewed by men as more attractive and so are used to getting their own way, the researchers claim.
Do Swedish people flirt?
Daytime flirting Of course, Swedes can flirt also during the day, at work or in the supermarket. But it is rather rare, and if it happens it is hardly noticeable for the foreigners eyes.
What is the hourly wage in Norway?
Skilled workers earn a minimum of NOK 197.90 per hour, while unskilled workers with no experience should earn at least NOK 177.80 per hour. That rises to NOK 185.50 after one years experience. Young workers under the age of 18 must earn at least NOK 119.30.