Svalbard and Jan Mayen Island

General Information


Official name Svalbard
Capital Longyearbyen
Region Northern Europe
ISO code SJ
Statistical agency SSB, Norway


Administrative units

entities
> islands
administrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
2003-01-01
admin.
Svalbard 61,0222,489
Spitsbergen 37,673 
Nordaustlandet 14,443 
Egdeøya 5,074 
Barentsøya 1,288 
Kvitøya 682 
Prins Karls forland 615 
Kongsøya 191 
Bjørnøya 178 
Svenskøya 137 
Wilhelmøya 120 
Sjuøyane 65 
Hopen 47 
Other islands and islets 509 
Jan Mayen 37718
total 61,399 
source: SSB, Norway.
note: Although they share an ISO code, Svalbard and Jan Mayen are administrated separately.