Economic and Financial Data for Norway

The data shown in this page correspond to the data described on the International Monetary Fund's Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB). For a fuller explanation of the DSBB and the statistical standards to which Norway has committed, please click on DSBB Home Page. Unless otherwise indicated, the data are not seasonally adjusted and final when first released.

SDDS Real Sector

SDDS Real sector
SDDS Real sector
Unit DescriptionObservations
Date of LatestLatest dataLatest-1 data
SDDS Data Category and Component
National Accounts
Current prices
GDPNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 20221 234 8951 169 317
GDP, by expenditure category
Household final consumption expenditureNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022403 891408 236
Final consumption expenditure of NPISHsNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 202223 79124 116
Final consumption expenditure of general governmentNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022252 147249 800
Gross fixed capital formationNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022250 500250 228
Changes in inventoriesNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 202212 736-8 302
Total exportsNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022632 279575 575
Total importsNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022340 567330 466
GDP, by area
GDP-Mainland NorwayNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022863 383853 369
Petroleum activities and ocean transportNOK million, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022371 512315 949
Constant prices
GDPNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022928 081937 141
GDP, by expenditure category
Household final consumption expenditureNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022380 483385 893
Final consumption expenditure of NPISHsNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 202221 90322 761
Final consumption expenditure of general governmentNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022228 398231 720
Gross fixed capital formationNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022227 953228 054
Changes in inventoriesNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 202233 53620 514
Total exportsNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022328 232340 110
Total importsNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022292 526292 033
GDP, by area
GDP-Mainland NorwayNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022792 809797 582
Petroleum activities and ocean transportNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted1st quarter 2022135 272139 559
Non-financial sector accounts
GNI (Gross National Income)NOK million1st quarter 20221 268 5281 243 589
Gross saving for NorwayNOK million1st quarter 2022604 567543 671
Production Index
Index of production, extraction of oil and gas, manufacturing, mining and quarrying and electricity supply (volume index)2005=100April 202291.391.8
Index of production, construction (volume index)2015=100April 2022122.9123.0
Business Tendency Survey
The industrial confidence indicator (ICI)Balance Seasonally adjusted1st quarter 20228.58.2
Employment
Employed persons (LFS)1000 Seasonally adjusted1st quarter 20222 8432 821
Unemployment
Unemployed persons (LFS)1000, Quarterly average Seasonally adjusted1st quarter 202298105
Unemployed persons (LFS)Per cent of labour force, Quarterly average Seasonally adjusted1st quarter 20223.33.6
Wages and Earnings
Index of average monthly basic earnings in All industries2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022118.4117.3
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Agriculture, forestry and fishing2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022125.5120.1
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Mining and quarrying2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022111.9111.6
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Manufacture2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022115.8114.8
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Electricity, water supply, sewerage, waste management2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022118.5118.3
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Construction2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022118.0116.3
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Wholesale and retail trade: repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022120.2118.9
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Transportation and storage2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022115.3114.2
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Accommodation and food service activities2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022119.3117.5
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Information and communication2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022120.8119.6
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Financial and insurance activities2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022126.4125.7
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Real estate, professional, scientific and technical activities2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022118.2117.4
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Administrative and support service activities2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022117.7115.8
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Public adm., defence, soc. security2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022119.0118.3
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Education2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022116.1115.8
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Human health and social work activities2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022118.7118.6
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Other service activities2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022119.0118.1
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Unspecified2016Q1=1001st quarter 2022141.2135.0
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index2015=100May 2022121.3120.8
Producer Prices
Producer price index for oil and gas, manufacturing, mining2015=100May 2022200.5197.2
Explanation of symbols

National accounts

Non-financial sector accounts

Production Index

Business Tendency Survey

Employment

Unemployment

Wages and Earnings

Consumer Price Index

Producer price index for oil and gas, manufacturing, mining

SDDS Fiscal Sector

SDDS Fiscal Sector
SDDS Fiscal Sector
Unit DescriptionObservations
Date of LatestLatest dataLatest -1 data
SDDS Data Category and Component
General Government Operations
RevenueNOK million, provisional figures1st quarter 2022786 780741 498
ExpenditureNOK million, provisional figures1st quarter 2022487 466539 244
Balance, Deficit(-)/Surplus(+)NOK million, provisional figures1st quarter 2022299 314202 254
Financing by residency
DomesticNOK million1st quarter 2022101 457102 749
Domestic banksNOK million1st quarter 20223 282-3 220
Domestic non-banksNOK million1st quarter 202298 175105 969
ForeignNOK million1st quarter 2022176 601116 249
Central Government Operations
Monthly data
RevenueNOK millionMay 2022198 419226 842
ExpenditureNOK millionMay 2022127 048148 203
Surplus before net transfers to the Government Pension Fund - GlobalNOK millionMay 202271 37178 639
FinancingNOK millionMay 2022-71 371-78 639
Annual data
RevenueNOK million20211 502 7201 288 828
ExpenditureNOK million20211 584 1761 552 529
Surplus before net transfers to the Government Pension Fund - GlobalNOK million2021-81 456-263 701
FinancingNOK million202181 456263 701
Financing by currency and instrument
In NOKNOK million202181 456263 701
DepositsNOK million202171 542176 088
- Deposits with the Government Pension Fund - GlobalNOK million2021102 553301 492
- Other depositsNOK million2021-31 011-125 404
LoansNOK million202116 18552 080
Securities other than equityNOK million2021-8 00578 005
- Short-term securitiesNOK million2021-3 00575 005
- Medium and long term securitiesNOK million2021-5 0003 000
EquityNOK million20211 734-42 471
In foreign currencies equivalentNOK million202100
Central Government Debt
Total central government debtNOK million1st quarter 2022797 324652 533
Debt by remaining maturity
Short termNOK million1st quarter 2022297 324186 533
Medium termNOK million1st quarter 2022210 000152 000
Long termNOK million1st quarter 2022290 000314 000
Debt by currency of issue
Norwegian kronerNOK million1st quarter 2022797 324652 533
Foreign currencyNOK million1st quarter 202200
State guarantees
Debt guaranteed by central governmentNOK million1st quarter 2022..200 808
Explanation of symbols

General Government Operations

Central Government Operations

Central Government Debt

SDDS Financial sector

SDDS Financial sector
SDDS Financial sector
Unit DescriptionObservations
Date of LatestLatest dataLatest -1 data
SDDS Data Category and Component
Depository Corporations Survey
The credit indicator (C2)NOK billion, preliminary figures, seasonally adjustedMay 20226 775.86 736.1
Monetary aggregate M3NOK billion, preliminary figures, seasonally adjustedMay 20223 054.03 022.2
Net claims on central government1 NOK billion, preliminary figuresMay 2022-333.3-333.0
External position, net basis2 NOK billion, preliminary figuresMay 2022-840.1-769.7
Central Bank Survey
Base money (MO)NOK millionMay 202264 46571 501
Foreign assets, totalNOK millionMay 2022772 743733 865
Claims on other Norwegian sectorsNOK millionMay 202273 18848 198
Foreign liabilitiesNOK millionMay 2022104 275100 214
Interest Rates3
Interest rate on private banks' sight deposits with Norges Bank (the policy variable rates)Per cent per annumMay 20220.750.75
Government bond yieldsPer cent per annum
Stock Market
Benchmark Index of Oslo Stock Exchange29th December 1995=100
1Central government comprises central government and social security administration and state lending institutions.
2Includes Norges Bank (exclusive the Government Pension Fund Global) and other monetary financial institutions
3See links below this table for data on government bond yields and the benchmark index of Oslo Stock Exchange.
Explanation of symbols

The credit indicator (C2)

Monetary aggregate M3

Interest rate on private banks' sight deposits with Norges Bank (the policy variable rates)

Government bond yields

Benchmark Index of Oslo Stock Exchange

SDDS External sector

SDDS External sector
SDDS External sector
Unit DescriptionObservations
Date of LatestLatest dataLatest -1 data
SDDS Data Category and Component
Balance of Payments
Current account, disaggregated by:
Goods, creditNOK million1st quarter 2022538 409493 579
Goods, debitNOK million1st quarter 2022237 628236 952
Services, creditNOK million1st quarter 202298 466101 088
Services, debitNOK million1st quarter 202296 292103 831
Income, creditNOK million1st quarter 202280 14769 167
Income, debitNOK million1st quarter 202232 35442 068
Current transfers, creditNOK million1st quarter 202220 56215 381
Current transfers, debitNOK million1st quarter 202230 25539 652
Capital account, netNOK million1st quarter 202290854
Financial account, disaggregated by:
Direct investment, assetsNOK million1st quarter 2022-15 85752 993
Direct investment, liabilitiesNOK million1st quarter 202213 3812 854
Portfolio investment, assetsNOK million1st quarter 2022151 249396 738
Portfolio investment, liabilitiesNOK million1st quarter 202229 145-7 774
Other investment, assetsNOK million1st quarter 2022365 17513 428
Other investment, liabilitiesNOK million1st quarter 2022136 202246 321
Reserve assetsNOK million1st quarter 2022-2 707-14 066
Net errors and omissionsNOK million1st quarter 202221 04748 997
International Reserves1
Official reserve assetsNOK millionMay 2022764 450730 675
Reserve templateNOK millionMay 2022765 499728 243
Merchandise Trade
Total exports (f.o.b. value)NOK million, provisionalMay 2022175 836165 527
Total imports (c.i.f value)NOK million, provisionalMay 202289 21972 692
International investment position2
Total assetsNOK million1st quarter 202220 086 25420 703 551
Direct investment abroadNOK million1st quarter 20222 411 9532 421 806
Portfolio investmentNOK million1st quarter 202214 462 03415 343 479
Equity securitiesNOK million1st quarter 20229 909 81210 618 176
Debt securitiesNOK million1st quarter 20224 552 2224 725 303
Other investmentNOK million1st quarter 20222 510 2342 193 341
Reserve assetsNOK million1st quarter 2022702 033744 925
Total liabilitiesNOK million1st quarter 20229 118 1658 976 726
Direct investment in NorwayNOK million1st quarter 20222 014 8172 018 573
Portfolio investmentNOK million1st quarter 20223 969 5843 960 174
Equity securitiesNOK million1st quarter 20221 315 8101 277 347
Debt securitiesNOK million1st quarter 20222 653 7742 682 827
Other investmentNOK million1st quarter 20223 133 7642 997 979
International investment position, netNOK million1st quarter 202210 968 08911 726 825
External Debt
External debt Position
TotalNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 20226 462 2766 419 256
General Government
TotalNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022978 2291 052 452
Short-term
Money market instrumentsNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202219 39614 698
Short term loanNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022215 535384 701
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022166 11337 898
Long-term
Bonds and notesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022379 615380 424
LoansNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022197 570234 731
Monetary Authorities
TotalNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202289 23888 107
Short-term
Short term loanNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202200
Currency and depositsNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022826
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202226 66324 230
Long-term
LoansNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 20227227
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202262 49563 824
Deposit-taking corporations except the central bank’
TotalNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 20223 521 2443 384 867
Short-term
Money market instrumentsNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022201 678163 653
Short term loanNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202200
Currency and depositsNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 20221 464 0621 356 539
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022216 838175 305
Long-term
Bonds and notesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 20221 484 5071 549 195
LoansNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202200
Currency and depositsNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022154 159140 175
Other sectors
TotalNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 20221 198 8271 155 380
Short-term
Money market instrumentsNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202216 18914 959
LoansNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202281 73975 647
Trade creditsNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 202243 95853 244
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022183 330126 900
Long-term
Bonds and notesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022552 389559 898
LoansNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022319 529323 265
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 20221 6931 467
Direct Investment
TotalNOK million, preliminary1st quarter 2022674 738716 047
Exchange Rates3
EURONOK/EURO
US dollarNOK/USD
1Including financial derivatives.
2Preliminary figures. The figures are according to the Balance of Payment Manual (BPM6), and is compiled according to the assets and liability principle. For debt figures the principle of valuation is own funds at book value.
3See links below this table for data on exchange rates.
Explanation of symbols

Balance of Payments

International reserves

Merchandise Trade

EURO

US dollar

SDDS Population

SDDS Population
SDDS Population
Unit DescriptionObservations
Date of LatestLatest dataLatest -1 data
SDDS Data Category and Component
PopulationPersons1st quarter 20225 435 5365 425 270
Explanation of symbols

Population

Contact

Eirin Ingvaldsen Brynestad
E-mail: eirin.ingvaldsen.brynestad@ssb.no
tel.: (+47) 40 90 25 50