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Country statistical profile: Norway 2021
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Unit
‌2013‌
‌2014‌
‌2015‌
‌2016‌
‌2017‌
‌2018‌
‌2019‌
‌2020‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
66 956
 
65 896
 
60 353
 
58 923
 
64 050
 
69 709
 
68 344
 
63 293
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
67 670
 
67 980
 
62 861
 
61 501
 
66 403
 
72 328
 
70 327
 
66 029
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
3.2
 
2.0
 
4.3
 
-0.5
 
1.8
 
0.8
 
2.1
 
0.9
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
1.0
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
1.1
 
2.3
 
1.1
 
0.9
 
-0.8
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
7.2
 
7.7
 
9.8
 
6.9
 
6.6
 
5.9
 
7.6
 
15.5
 
Gross fixed capital formation
Annual growth %
6.3
 
-0.3
 
-4.0
 
3.9
 
2.6
 
2.2
 
4.8
 
-3.8
 
Economic structure: share of real value added
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agriculture, forestry, fishing
%
1.5
 
1.6
 
1.7
 
2.4
 
2.2
 
2.1
 
2.2
 
2.1
 
Industry including energy
%
34.0
 
32.1
 
28.5
 
24.9
 
27.0
 
29.3
 
25.8
 
22.6
 
Construction
%
5.8
 
6.0
 
6.4
 
6.7
 
6.6
 
6.5
 
6.6
 
6.8
 
Trade, repairs, transport, accomm., food services
%
13.8
 
14.2
 
14.8
 
15.1
 
14.4
 
13.6
 
14.3
 
14.4
 
Information, communication
%
3.9
 
3.9
 
4.1
 
4.2
 
4.1
 
4.2
 
4.5
 
4.8
 
Finance and insurance
%
4.8
 
4.9
 
5.0
 
5.5
 
5.4
 
5.1
 
5.3
 
6.0
 
Real estate
%
6.8
 
7.0
 
7.6
 
8.1
 
7.7
 
7.5
 
7.6
 
8.2
 
Professional, scientific, support services
%
7.2
 
7.3
 
7.3
 
7.3
 
7.2
 
7.3
 
7.8
 
7.7
 
Public admin., defence, education, health, social work
%
20.4
 
21.1
 
22.6
 
23.8
 
23.3
 
22.6
 
23.8
 
25.5
 
Other services (ISIC Rev.4 R - U)
%
1.8
 
1.9
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
1.9
 
2.0
 
1.8
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
10.7
 
8.6
 
6.0
 
4.1
 
5.0
 
7.9
 
6.6
 
-3.0
 
General government debt
% of GDP
36.5
 
34.7
 
40.2
 
44.3
 
44.7
 
45.3
 
46.7
 
53.4
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
55.1
 
54.9
 
55.3
 
55.6
 
55.5
 
56.7
 
58.1
 
55.1
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
44.4
 
46.3
 
49.3
 
51.5
 
50.5
 
48.8
 
51.5
 
..
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government/compulsory expenditure on health
% of GDP
7.6
 
8.0
 
8.7
 
9.0
 
8.8
 
8.6
 
9.0
 
9.8
 
Voluntary expenditure on health
% of GDP
1.3
 
1.4
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.4
 
1.5
 
1.6
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
22.0
 
22.9
 
24.8
 
26.0
 
25.2
 
24.4
 
25.3
 
..
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
2.2
 
2.4
 
2.5
 
2.7
 
2.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
5.9
 
6.2
 
6.6
 
7.0
 
6.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
1.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Official Development Assistance - grant equivalent
% of GNI
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
0.94
 
1.03
 
1.11
 
Official Development Assistance - flows basis
% of GNI
1.07
 
1.00
 
1.05
 
1.12
 
0.99
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
39.8
 
38.7
 
38.4
 
38.9
 
38.8
 
39.6
 
39.9
 
..
 
Tax on personal income
% of GDP
9.9
 
9.9
 
10.8
 
10.7
 
10.3
 
10.0
 
10.4
 
..
 
Tax on corporate profits
% of GDP
8.3
 
6.6
 
4.5
 
4.0
 
4.9
 
6.5
 
5.7
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
11.0
 
11.2
 
11.6
 
12.2
 
12.0
 
11.7
 
11.8
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
37.4
 
36.9
 
36.7
 
36.3
 
36.0
 
35.8
 
35.8
 
35.8
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
28.3
 
29.7
 
32.1
 
33.5
 
32.8
 
32.2
 
34.7
 
33.0
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
39.2
 
39.0
 
37.8
 
35.5
 
36.3
 
38.0
 
36.3
 
32.5
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
66.1
 
54.6
 
27.7
 
14.3
 
22.1
 
35.9
 
17.6
 
1.3
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
89.7
 
89.7
 
76.2
 
75.1
 
82.6
 
87.4
 
86.2
 
81.2
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
155.8
 
144.6
 
104.1
 
89.4
 
104.6
 
123.2
 
103.8
 
82.7
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-7.7
 
-8.1
 
-5.6
 
-6.9
 
-9.3
 
-8.8
 
-9.1
 
-1.4
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
56.4
 
57.5
 
47.3
 
48.3
 
49.8
 
52.2
 
52.6
 
36.9
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
48.7
 
49.4
 
41.7
 
41.4
 
40.5
 
43.4
 
43.5
 
35.5
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
10.2
 
11.0
 
8.0
 
4.0
 
5.5
 
8.0
 
2.8
 
2.0
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
181 736
 
162 028
 
172 432
 
192 013
 
200 887
 
200 999
 
204 930
 
..
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
190 836
 
173 127
 
147 487
 
147 524
 
145 488
 
153 178
 
161 469
 
..
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
-5 916
 
19 504
 
-2 515
 
-3 900
 
-5 922
 
226
 
6 698
 
-5 106
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
6 213
 
32 939
 
30 947
 
3 092
 
-7 415
 
11 405
 
4 035
 
-6 104
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
2.1
 
2.0
 
2.2
 
3.6
 
1.9
 
2.8
 
2.2
 
1.3
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
1.7
 
2.5
 
2.6
 
3.3
 
1.7
 
1.2
 
2.6
 
3.1
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
1.1
 
3.1
 
2.9
 
2.6
 
0.0
 
2.5
 
1.1
 
3.3
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
9.0
 
-3.3
 
-4.3
 
9.3
 
8.1
 
20.4
 
0.1
 
-20.6
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
1.9
 
1.4
 
-1.7
 
1.3
 
3.9
 
5.9
 
2.2
 
0.8
 
Long-term interest rates
%
2.58
 
2.52
 
1.57
 
1.33
 
1.64
 
1.88
 
1.49
 
0.82
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
NOK per USD
9.03
 
9.28
 
9.93
 
10.04
 
9.75
 
9.60
 
9.76
 
10.03
 
Exchange rates
NOK per USD
5.88
 
6.30
 
8.06
 
8.40
 
8.27
 
8.13
 
8.80
 
9.42
 
Indices of price levels
OECD=100
157
 
152
 
140
 
138
 
137
 
135
 
130
 
125
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
32.8
 
28.9
 
29.5
 
28.2
 
29.7
 
29.9
 
27.4
 
28.6
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.11
 
0.09
 
0.09
 
0.09
 
0.09
 
0.09
 
0.08
 
0.09
 
Renewable energy
Ktoe
12 595.1
 
13 004.6
 
13 298.2
 
13 930.7
 
14 151.1
 
13 857.9
 
13 034.9
 
..
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
109.07
 
101.61
 
51.29
 
46.12
 
53.70
 
72.69
 
67.41
 
45.65
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Households with access to computers
%
93.3
 
..
 
96.5
 
..
 
94.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Households with access to internet
%
94.3
 
93.1
 
96.6
 
97.0
 
96.7
 
96.0
 
98.4
 
96.2
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstactions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
National fish landings in domestic ports
'000 tonnes
1 740
 
1 840
 
1 852
 
1 725
 
1 994
 
1 975
 
..
 
..
 
National fish landings in foreign ports
'000 tonnes
191
 
285
 
308
 
180
 
254
 
356
 
..
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
1 248
 
1 332
 
1 381
 
1 326
 
1 309
 
1 355
 
1 453
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
2 518
 
2 175
 
2 187
 
3 946
 
3 949
 
3 927
 
4 151
 
..
 
Municipal waste total per capita
Kg
496
 
423
 
421
 
752
 
746
 
736
 
772
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
38
 
38
 
38
 
37
 
37
 
36
 
35
 
36
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
40
 
42
 
43
 
43
 
43
 
44
 
44
 
45
 
Expenditure per student: primary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
13 370
 
13 151
 
13 009
 
12 880
 
14 151
 
15 410
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: secondary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
15 370
 
15 201
 
15 092
 
15 168
 
16 013
 
16 441
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
21 179
 
21 009
 
20 552
 
22 448
 
23 852
 
25 428
 
..
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
3.6
 
3.5
 
2.8
 
3.4
 
3.0
 
2.5
 
3.5
 
3.0
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
10.9
 
10.7
 
10.2
 
10.9
 
10.1
 
10.3
 
8.7
 
10.0
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
51.8
 
50.2
 
50.4
 
48.5
 
48.2
 
49.1
 
50.0
 
49.3
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
84.1
 
83.9
 
83.1
 
82.7
 
82.5
 
83.3
 
83.6
 
82.7
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
71.1
 
72.2
 
72.2
 
72.6
 
71.9
 
72.1
 
72.8
 
72.8
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
20.2
 
19.9
 
20.1
 
19.8
 
19.3
 
19.3
 
20.1
 
19.9
 
Self-employment rate: total employment
%
7.0
 
7.2
 
7.0
 
7.0
 
6.5
 
e 
6.5
 
..
 
..
 
Self-employment rate: male employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Self-employment rate: female employment
%
4.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total labour force
%
3.8
 
3.6
 
4.5
 
4.8
 
4.2
 
3.9
 
3.7
 
4.6
 
Unemployment rate: male labour force
%
4.0
 
3.8
 
4.8
 
5.4
 
4.6
 
4.1
 
4.0
 
4.8
 
Unemployment rate: female labour force
%
3.5
 
3.4
 
4.1
 
4.0
 
3.8
 
3.6
 
3.4
 
4.4
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
20.9
 
23.1
 
23.9
 
27.4
 
29.4
 
27.0
 
24.1
 
20.9
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
5.2
 
2.8
 
2.4
 
1.0
 
2.9
 
3.2
 
3.9
 
2.2
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 387
 
1 390
 
1 392
 
1 395
 
1 380
 
1 379
 
1 381
 
1 369
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
Mln USD
5 349
 
5 533
 
6 062
 
6 258
 
6 683
 
6 814
 
7 021
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
10.6
 
10.9
 
11.3
 
11.8
 
12.2
 
12.3
 
12.6
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
5 080
 
5 137
 
5 190
 
5 236
 
5 277
 
5 312
 
5 348
 
5 379
 
Population growth rates
%
1.2
 
1.1
 
1.0
 
0.9
 
0.8
 
0.7
 
0.7
 
0.6
 
Total fertitity rates
Children
1.8
 
1.8
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
18.3
 
18.1
 
18.0
 
17.9
 
17.8
 
17.6
 
17.4
 
17.2
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
15.8
 
16.0
 
16.3
 
16.5
 
16.8
 
17.1
 
17.4
 
17.7
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
13.1
 
13.7
 
14.3
 
14.7
 
15.1
 
15.4
 
15.6
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
8.8
 
9.4
 
9.8
 
10.2
 
10.5
 
10.6
 
10.9
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born men
% of labour force
3.1
 
3.2
 
3.7
 
4.7
 
3.8
 
3.3
 
3.1
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born men
% of labour force
7.4
 
7.6
 
10.2
 
9.7
 
9.0
 
7.5
 
7.7
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born women
% of labour force
2.6
 
2.5
 
3.0
 
3.0
 
2.7
 
2.5
 
2.6
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born women
% of labour force
8.3
 
8.4
 
10.7
 
9.5
 
9.1
 
8.3
 
7.1
 
..
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
81.8
 
82.2
 
82.4
 
82.5
 
82.7
 
82.8
 
83.0
 
83.3
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
79.8
 
80.1
 
80.5
 
80.7
 
81.0
 
81.1
 
81.3
 
81.6
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
83.8
 
84.2
 
84.2
 
84.2
 
84.3
 
84.5
 
84.7
 
84.9
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
2.4
 
2.5
 
2.2
 
2.2
 
2.2
 
2.3
 
2.0
 
..
 
Overweight or obese, % of population aged 15 and over
Measured
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Suicide Rates
Per 100 000 persons
10.8
 
10.5
 
11.1
 
11.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
25 949
 
26 824
 
26 738
 
27 312
 
28 883
 
28 470
 
29 614
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
68 511
 
70 694
 
72 297
 
73 018
 
73 946
 
e 
74 487
 
e 
75 057
 
e 
..
 
Road Fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
37
 
29
 
23
 
26
 
20
 
20
 
20
 
..
 
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