Aust-Agder

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Aust-Agder fylke
Vegår in 2001
Vegår in 2001
Flag of Aust-Agder fylke
Flag
Coat of arms of Aust-Agder fylke
Coat of arms
Aust-Agder within Norway
Aust-Agder within Norway
CountryNorway
CountyAust-Agder
RegionSørlandet
County IDNO-09
Administrative centreArendal
Government
 • GovernorSvein Ytterdahl
  Arbeiderpartiet
  (2016–present)
 • County mayorGro Bråten
  Arbeiderpartiet
  (2017–present)
Area
 • Total9,158.15 km2 (3,535.98 sq mi)
 • Land8,353.31 km2 (3,225.23 sq mi)
 • Water804.54 km2 (310.63 sq mi)
Area rank#14 in Norway, 2.73% of Norway's land area
Population
 (30 September 2019)
 • Total118,127
 • Rank18 (2.26% of country)
 • Density14/km2 (40/sq mi)
 • Change (10 years)
4.3 %
Demonym(s)Austegde
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02 (CEST)
Official language formNeutral
Income (per capita)135,700 NOK
GDP (per capita)208,275 NOK (2001)
GDP national rank18 (1.40% of country)
Websitewww.austagderfk.no
Data from Statistics Norway

Aust-Agder (Norwegian: [ˈæ̂ʉstˌɑɡdər] (About this soundlisten), English: "East Agder") was a county (fylke) in Norway until 1 January 2020. It was merged with Vest-Agder to form Agder county. In 2002, there were 102,945 people living here.

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