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2011 Country statistical profile: Norway 2011

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Country statistical profile: Norway 2011-2012
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‌2009‌
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Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Bln USD curr. PPPs
174.8
 
194.0
 
218.7
 
248.4
 
259.0
 
288.4
 
263.4
 
277.0
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
38 299
 
42 258
 
47 319
 
53 288
 
55 042
 
60 480
 
54 568
 
56 648
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
38 537
 
42 339
 
47 646
 
53 327
 
54 866
 
60 213
 
54 239
 
56 784
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
4.4
 
3.6
 
7.6
 
-6.4
 
6.3
 
3.6
 
4.5
 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
1.0
 
3.9
 
2.7
 
2.3
 
2.7
 
0.7
 
-1.7
 
0.3
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
8.9
 
7.2
 
10.1
 
0.1
 
1.5
 
3.7
 
7.3
 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
0.2
 
10.2
 
13.3
 
11.7
 
12.5
 
2.5
 
-6.8
 
-7.4
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
0.5
 
12.4
 
-4.4
 
0.0
 
3.3
 
5.0
 
-5.1
 
11.8
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
0.4
 
2.3
 
0.5
 
-3.6
 
-2.2
 
-1.1
 
-2.6
 
-3.5
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
1.1
 
1.3
 
2.2
 
1.1
 
2.8
 
3.2
 
2.6
 
2.3
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
7.3
 
11.1
 
15.1
 
18.4
 
17.5
 
19.1
 
10.5
 
10.5
 
General government debt
% of GDP
48.2
 
51.0
 
47.9
 
59.4
 
57.4
 
54.9
 
48.0
 
49.5
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
55.5
 
56.7
 
57.3
 
59.0
 
58.7
 
59.7
 
56.9
 
56.5
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
48.3
 
45.6
 
42.3
 
40.6
 
41.2
 
40.6
 
46.4
 
46.0
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
8.4
 
8.1
 
7.6
 
7.2
 
7.5
 
7.3
 
8.1
 
..
 
Private expenditure on health
% of GDP
1.6
 
1.6
 
1.5
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
1.5
 
..
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
24.6
 
23.3
 
21.7
 
20.4
 
20.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
2.6
 
2.3
 
2.1
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
5.3
 
5.1
 
4.8
 
4.6
 
4.7
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
2.0
 
1.5
 
..
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.92
 
0.87
 
0.94
 
0.89
 
0.95
 
0.89
 
1.06
 
1.10
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
42.3
 
43.3
 
43.5
 
44.0
 
43.8
 
42.6
 
41.0
 
..
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
18.5
 
20.1
 
21.4
 
22.0
 
21.1
 
21.6
 
18.4
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
12.9
 
12.7
 
12.1
 
12.0
 
12.4
 
10.9
 
11.6
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
38.1
 
38.1
 
37.2
 
37.4
 
37.5
 
37.5
 
36.9
 
36.8
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
27.3
 
28.5
 
28.2
 
28.4
 
30.4
 
29.6
 
28.1
 
28.6
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
40.3
 
42.0
 
44.6
 
46.4
 
45.8
 
48.5
 
41.6
 
41.9
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
28.1
 
34.0
 
48.3
 
57.9
 
56.1
 
82.2
 
45.7
 
54.1
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
39.9
 
48.5
 
55.5
 
64.3
 
80.3
 
90.6
 
69.0
 
77.3
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
67.9
 
82.5
 
103.8
 
122.2
 
136.4
 
172.7
 
114.7
 
131.4
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
1.1
 
1.0
 
0.7
 
1.8
 
1.4
 
0.3
 
1.7
 
-1.9
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
20.6
 
24.3
 
29.2
 
31.2
 
38.9
 
44.5
 
36.7
 
42.3
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
21.7
 
25.2
 
29.9
 
33.1
 
40.4
 
44.8
 
38.4
 
40.4
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
12.3
 
12.7
 
16.3
 
17.3
 
14.1
 
17.9
 
13.4
 
12.9
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
155 169
 
145 059
 
179 881
 
..
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
132 417
 
118 554
 
150 872
 
..
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
5 317
 
21 970
 
21 321
 
13 595
 
25 954
 
28 615
 
12 194
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
2 544
 
5 414
 
6 413
 
5 803
 
10 766
 
14 070
 
11 856
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
2.5
 
0.5
 
1.5
 
2.3
 
0.7
 
3.8
 
2.2
 
2.4
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
0.6
 
0.5
 
1.3
 
0.3
 
2.3
 
1.8
 
2.8
 
0.9
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
3.4
 
1.8
 
1.6
 
1.4
 
2.7
 
4.2
 
4.2
 
0.2
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
19.7
 
-2.4
 
3.2
 
19.0
 
-11.3
 
18.8
 
-3.9
 
15.5
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
1.4
 
3.1
 
3.5
 
3.0
 
4.4
 
7.8
 
0.3
 
3.2
 
Long-term interest rates
%
5.05
 
4.37
 
3.75
 
4.08
 
4.77
 
4.46
 
4.00
 
3.53
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
NOK per USD
9.12
 
8.98
 
8.90
 
8.69
 
8.77
 
8.71
 
8.85
 
9.01
 
Exchange rates
NOK per USD
7.08
 
6.74
 
6.44
 
6.41
 
5.86
 
5.64
 
6.29
 
6.04
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
132
 
131
 
136
 
136
 
145
 
146
 
138
 
145
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
27.0
 
26.4
 
26.8
 
27.1
 
27.5
 
29.8
 
28.2
 
30.9
 
Total primary energy supply per capita
Toe per capita
5.92
 
5.76
 
5.79
 
5.82
 
5.85
 
6.25
 
5.85
 
6.39
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.16
 
0.15
 
0.15
 
0.15
 
0.14
 
0.16
 
0.15
 
0.16
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
38.3
 
40.0
 
48.5
 
42.6
 
46.5
 
44.8
 
43.3
 
37.3
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
30.41
 
39.20
 
53.08
 
58.83
 
70.16
 
80.22
 
69.08
 
81.06
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
ICT related occupations: total employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
24.1
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
..
 
..
 
64.0
 
..
 
..
 
84.0
 
85.6
 
..
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
620
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
640
 
..
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
2 701
 
2 672
 
2 546
 
2 401
 
2 539
 
2 437
 
2 529
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
582
 
637
 
662
 
712
 
842
 
848
 
960
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
2 270
 
..
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
..
 
430
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
470
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
37
 
38
 
36
 
37
 
38
 
38
 
37
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
36.7
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: non-tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
12 070.3
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
18 941.6
 
..
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
55.3
 
54.4
 
52.9
 
53.1
 
55.1
 
58.0
 
53.2
 
52.0
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
82.9
 
83.1
 
83.2
 
84.4
 
85.8
 
86.8
 
86.0
 
84.7
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
68.6
 
68.0
 
67.6
 
67.4
 
69.0
 
69.3
 
68.7
 
68.6
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
21.0
 
21.1
 
20.8
 
21.1
 
20.4
 
20.3
 
20.4
 
20.1
 
Self-employment rate: total civilian employment
%
7.3
 
7.4
 
7.4
 
8.5
 
8.0
 
7.8
 
8.1
 
7.7
 
Self-employment rate, men: male civilian employment
%
10.1
 
10.3
 
10.2
 
11.7
 
11.1
 
10.9
 
11.1
 
10.8
 
Self-employment rate, women: female civilian employment
%
4.3
 
4.3
 
4.4
 
4.9
 
4.7
 
4.5
 
4.9
 
4.4
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total civilian labour force
%
4.2
 
4.3
 
4.5
 
3.4
 
2.5
 
2.5
 
3.2
 
3.5
 
Unemployment rate, men: male civilian labour force
%
4.5
 
4.6
 
4.7
 
3.5
 
2.6
 
2.7
 
3.6
 
4.0
 
Unemployment rate, women: female civilian labour force
%
3.9
 
3.9
 
4.3
 
3.4
 
2.5
 
2.3
 
2.6
 
3.0
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
6.4
 
9.2
 
9.5
 
14.5
 
8.8
 
6.0
 
7.7
 
9.5
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
4.8
 
2.8
 
4.2
 
5.7
 
5.8
 
5.7
 
4.8
 
2.9
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 399
 
1 417
 
1 420
 
1 414
 
1 419
 
1 423
 
1 407
 
1 414
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
% of GDP
1.71
 
1.59
 
1.52
 
1.52
 
1.62
 
1.61
 
1.76
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
9.1
 
9.1
 
9.2
 
9.5
 
9.6
 
9.8
 
10.1
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
4 565
 
4 592
 
4 623
 
4 661
 
4 709
 
4 768
 
4 829
 
4 889
 
Population growth rates
%
0.6
 
0.6
 
0.7
 
0.8
 
1.0
 
1.3
 
1.3
 
1.3
 
Total fertility rates
Children
1.8
 
1.8
 
1.8
 
1.9
 
1.9
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
19.9
 
19.8
 
19.6
 
19.4
 
19.3
 
19.1
 
18.9
 
18.8
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
14.8
 
14.7
 
14.7
 
14.7
 
14.6
 
14.7
 
14.8
 
15.0
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net migration rate
Per '000 inhabitants
2.4
 
2.8
 
3.9
 
5.1
 
8.5
 
9.0
 
8.1
 
8.6
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
7.6
 
7.9
 
8.2
 
8.7
 
9.5
 
10.3
 
10.9
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
4.3
 
4.6
 
4.8
 
5.1
 
5.7
 
6.4
 
6.9
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
4.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
2.9
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
12.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10.2
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
3.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
2.2
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
8.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
6.6
 
..
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
79.6
 
80.0
 
80.3
 
80.5
 
80.6
 
80.8
 
81.0
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
77.1
 
77.6
 
77.8
 
78.2
 
78.3
 
78.4
 
78.7
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
82.1
 
82.5
 
82.7
 
82.9
 
82.9
 
83.2
 
83.2
 
..
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
3.3
 
3.2
 
3.1
 
3.2
 
3.1
 
2.7
 
3.1
 
..
 
Overweight and obese aged 15 and over
% of population
..
 
..
 
43.0
 
..
 
..
 
46.0
 
..
 
..
 
Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
10.9
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
2.7
 
2.8
 
2.5
 
3.4
 
3.7
 
4.0
 
4.2
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
10.6
 
9.8
 
9.6
 
9.1
 
8.8
 
7.0
 
9.4
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
19 237
 
21 389
 
21 726
 
22 596
 
22 521
 
22 457
 
22 124
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
59 240
 
59 737
 
60 530
 
60 961
 
62 652
 
62 281
 
e 
66 298
 
..
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
61
 
56
 
49
 
52
 
49
 
53
 
45
 
..
 
Last updated: 18 January 2012
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