Norway | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 7.47  May/15 7.52 4.66 : 9.84
Government Bond 10Y 1.66 percent May/15 1.52 1.21 : 13.01
Stock Market 653 Index points May/15 639 14.84 : 661
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 513 USD Billion Dec/13 500 5.2 : 513
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 percent Feb/15 0.9 -2.6 : 3.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.5 percent Feb/15 3 -4.4 : 9.8
GDP Constant Prices 773596 NOK Million Feb/15 771702 285627 : 773596
Gross National Product 841494 NOK Million Nov/14 786516 54049 : 841494
GDP per capita 65189 USD Dec/13 65616 17332 : 67805
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 171549 NOK Million Feb/15 172065 53394 : 179708
GDP per capita PPP 62448 USD Dec/13 62858 42811 : 64954
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 4.1 percent Feb/15 3.9 2.3 : 4.7
Employed Persons 2645 Thousand Feb/15 2656 2341 : 2661
Unemployed Persons 91650  Apr/15 88652 22 : 188587
Job Vacancies 52700  Nov/14 54700 1395 : 78500
Long Term Unemployment Rate percent Nov/14 0.8 0.3 : 1
Youth Unemployment Rate percent Feb/15 8.6 6.5 : 15.7
Productivity 117 Index Points Nov/14 116 61.77 : 120
Wages in Manufacturing 147 Index Points Nov/14 144 78.9 : 148
Labour Costs 112 Index Points Nov/14 120 53.4 : 120
Population 5.16 Million Dec/14 5.11 3.58 : 5.16
Retirement Age Women 67  Jan/15 67 67 : 67
Retirement Age Men 67  Jan/15 67 67 : 67
Wages 42300 NOK/Month Dec/14 41000 20126 : 42300
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate percent Apr/15 2 -1.8 : 18.9
Consumer Price Index CPI 139 Index Points Apr/15 139 7.1 : 139
Core Inflation Rate 2.12 percent Apr/15 2.3 0 : 3.3
Harmonised Consumer Prices 120 Index Points Apr/15 119 82.9 : 120
Core Consumer Prices 130 Index Points Apr/15 130 108 : 130
GDP Deflator 101 Index Points Feb/15 102 22.92 : 104
Producer Prices 232 Index Points Apr/15 232 37.56 : 256
Producer Prices Change -5.6 percent Apr/15 -6.1 -18.6 : 33.9
Export Prices 131 Index Points Feb/15 129 57.64 : 131
Import Prices 126 Index Points Feb/15 124 71.76 : 126
Food Inflation 2.2 percent Apr/15 0.69 -7.07 : 19.75
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 percent Apr/15 0.3 -1.72 : 5.45
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 1.25 percent May/15 1.25 1.25 : 11
Interbank Rate 1.46 percent May/15 1.5 1.32 : 17.38
Money Supply M0 87421 NOK Million Mar/15 106952 33111 : 167428
Money Supply M1 915603 NOK Million Mar/15 895975 66049 : 926193
Money Supply M2 2002866 NOK Million Mar/15 1966224 17026 : 2002866
Foreign Exchange Reserves 517878 NOK Million Apr/15 530786 21053 : 530786
Loans to Private Sector 1541311 NOK Million Mar/15 1521091 275742 : 1541311
Central Bank Balance Sheet 7314267 NOK Millions Feb/15 7147576 6389 : 7314267
Loan Growth 5.8 percent Mar/15 5.5 -4.4 : 24.2
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 1167 NOK Million Apr/15 20692 -5680 : 47927
Exports 65175 NOK Million Apr/15 76522 449 : 90991
Imports 64009 NOK Million Apr/15 55830 696 : 64009
Current Account 65989 NOK Million Nov/14 44800 -16087 : 139175
Current Account to GDP 11 percent Dec/13 14.3 -6.1 : 17.8
External Debt NOK Million Feb/15 0 0 : 70780
Terms of Trade 104 Index Points Feb/15 104 75.84 : 116
Gold Reserves 36.7 Tonnes Nov/03 36.73 36.7 : 36.83
Crude Oil Production 1624 BBL/D/1K Dec/14 1610 2 : 3417
Foreign Direct Investment -10580 NOK Million Nov/14 19449 -56009 : 118127
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 11.1 percent of GDP Dec/13 13.9 7.3 : 18.8
Government Debt to GDP 29.52 percent Dec/13 29.4 28.4 : 53.8
Government Budget Value 30874 NOK Million Aug/14 53215 -36306 : 198910
Government Spending 163645 NOK Million Feb/15 163110 53226 : 163645
Government Spending to GDP 44.7 percent Dec/13 43.3 39.8 : 55.8
Credit Rating 97.77  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence -3.3  Feb/15 -1.6 -22.9 : 19.6
Manufacturing PMI 50.5  Apr/15 48.8 35.2 : 65.3
Industrial Production 2.3 percent Mar/15 1.9 -13.07 : 15.41
Industrial Production Mom 1.5 percent Mar/15 2.6 -9.34 : 12.34
Manufacturing Production 4.1 percent Mar/15 0.8 -10.43 : 8.9
Capacity Utilization 78.8 percent Feb/15 79.2 76.2 : 85.5
New Orders 120 Index Points Feb/15 130 39.7 : 171
Changes in Inventories 34419 NOK Million Nov/14 45555 -8317 : 56901
Bankruptcies 460 Companies Mar/15 429 43 : 595
Car Registrations 14730 Cars Apr/15 14708 4089 : 19014
Mining Production -2.69 percent Feb/15 8.19 -32.91 : 72.46
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 1.68  May/15 6.51 -17.4 : 34.9
Retail Sales MoM 0.3 percent Mar/15 0.9 -5.5 : 3.2
Retail Sales YoY 6.71 percent Mar/15 1.69 -3.5 : 8.7
Consumer Spending 310412 NOK Million Feb/15 308584 106991 : 310412
Disposable Personal Income 336960 NOK Million Nov/14 329590 176347 : 336960
Personal Savings 23241 NOK Million Nov/14 22493 -7906 : 42145
Consumer Credit 2755789 NOK Million Mar/15 2736281 448169 : 2755789
Gasoline Prices 1.83 USD/Liter Apr/15 1.71 1.19 : 2.63
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 180 Index Points Feb/15 173 32.5 : 180
Building Permits 2916 Units Mar/15 1828 761 : 5266
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 27 percent Jan/15 27 27 : 50.8
Personal Income Tax Rate 39 percent Jan/14 40 39 : 47.5
Sales Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/15 25 25 : 25
Social Security Rate 22.3 percent Jan/15 21.2 4.4 : 24.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 14.1 percent Jan/15 13 12.8 : 16.7
Social Security Rate For Employees 8.2 percent Jan/15 8.2 4.4 : 8.2




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