Norway is a country that values human rights and human security. Norwegians are open to other nations. And ready to help the less fortunate That makes foreigners about 8 percent of the total population of Norwegian citizenship (364,981, as of January 1, 2005), mostly Pakistani, Kurdish, Somali and Vietnamese). Norway uses Norwegian as the national language (Bokmal and Nynorak). More than 90 percent of Norwegians are fluent in speaking, reading and writing English. 86% of Norwegians are Christian (Church of Norway-Evangelical Lutheran).