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Stavanger municipality

Stavanger is a town and municipality in Norway. The city is the third-largest urban zone and metropolitan area in Norway  and the administrative centre of Rogaland county. The municipality is the fourth most populous in Norway. Located on the Stavanger Peninsula in Southwest Norway, Stavanger counts its official founding year as 1125 and is today considered the center of the oil industry in Norway and is one of Europe's energy capitals and is often called the oil capital.