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 adjusted2nd quarter 20221 270 6491 245 335
GDP, by expenditure category
Household final consumption expenditureNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022427 127404 047
Final consumption expenditure of NPISHsNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 202224 85423 777
Final consumption expenditure of general governmentNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022254 184252 114
Gross fixed capital formationNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022254 929251 171
Changes in inventoriesNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 202259 48022 188
Total exportsNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022631 261643 514
Total importsNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022381 323351 595
GDP, by area
GDP-Mainland NorwayNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022885 433867 091
Petroleum activities and ocean transportNOK million, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022385 216378 244
Constant prices
GDPNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022936 532929 927
GDP, by expenditure category
Household final consumption expenditureNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022392 373380 372
Final consumption expenditure of NPISHsNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 202222 90221 891
Final consumption expenditure of general governmentNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022228 781228 251
Gross fixed capital formationNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022224 431226 838
Changes in inventoriesNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 202244 48139 053
Total exportsNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022333 956331 061
Total importsNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022310 514297 644
GDP, by area
GDP-Mainland NorwayNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022800 411794 978
Petroleum activities and ocean transportNOK million, 2018-prices, seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 2022136 121134 949
Non-financial sector accounts
GNI (Gross National Income)NOK million2nd quarter 20221 244 0291 269 626
Gross saving for NorwayNOK million2nd quarter 2022522 514604 635
Production Index
Index of production, extraction of oil and gas, manufacturing, mining and quarrying and electricity supply (volume index)2005=100July 202292.290.8
Index of production, construction (volume index)2015=100August 2022124.0120.6
Business Tendency Survey
The industrial confidence indicator (ICI)Balance Seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 20223.37.9
Employment
Employed persons (LFS)1000 Seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 20222 8552 843
Unemployment
Unemployed persons (LFS)1000, Quarterly average Seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 20229398
Unemployed persons (LFS)Per cent of labour force, Quarterly average Seasonally adjusted2nd quarter 20223.13.3
Wages and Earnings
Index of average monthly basic earnings in All industries2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022118.7118.4
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Agriculture, forestry and fishing2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022122.9125.5
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Mining and quarrying2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022112.1111.9
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Manufacture2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022116.1115.8
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Electricity, water supply, sewerage, waste management2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022119.1118.5
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Construction2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022118.5118.0
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Wholesale and retail trade: repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022121.2120.2
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Transportation and storage2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022115.4115.3
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Accommodation and food service activities2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022119.2119.3
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Information and communication2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022121.8120.8
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Financial and insurance activities2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022127.9126.4
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Real estate, professional, scientific and technical activities2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022119.4118.2
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Administrative and support service activities2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022118.2117.7
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Public adm., defence, soc. security2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022119.3119.0
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Education2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022116.1116.1
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Human health and social work activities2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022118.9118.7
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Other service activities2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022119.3119.0
Index of average monthly basic earnings in Unspecified2016Q1=1002nd quarter 2022143.7141.2
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index2015=100August 2022123.9123.4
Producer Prices
Producer price index for oil and gas, manufacturing, mining2015=100August 2022250.1231.2
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 figures2nd quarter 2022875 987794 992
ExpenditureNOK million, provisional figures2nd quarter 2022533 715489 064
Balance, Deficit(-)/Surplus(+)NOK million, provisional figures2nd quarter 2022342 272305 928
Financing by residency
DomesticNOK million2nd quarter 202240 660120 225
Domestic banksNOK million2nd quarter 20223 2373 355
Domestic non-banksNOK million2nd quarter 202237 423116 870
ForeignNOK million2nd quarter 2022311 564176 600
Central Government Operations
Monthly data
RevenueNOK millionAugust 2022276 539140 799
ExpenditureNOK millionAugust 202297 478123 887
Surplus before net transfers to the Government Pension Fund - GlobalNOK millionAugust 2022179 06116 912
FinancingNOK millionAugust 2022-179 061-16 912
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 million2nd quarter 2022708 589797 324
Debt by remaining maturity
Short termNOK million2nd quarter 2022282 589297 324
Medium termNOK million2nd quarter 2022126 000210 000
Long termNOK million2nd quarter 2022300 000290 000
Debt by currency of issue
Norwegian kronerNOK million2nd quarter 2022708 589797 324
Foreign currencyNOK million2nd quarter 202200
State guarantees
Debt guaranteed by central governmentNOK million2nd quarter 2022....
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 adjustedAugust 20226 895.76 848.8
Monetary aggregate M3NOK billion, preliminary figures, seasonally adjustedAugust 20223 077.43 070.8
Net claims on central government1 NOK billion, preliminary figuresAugust 2022-326.2-243.6
External position, net basis2 NOK billion, preliminary figuresAugust 2022-806.5-830.3
Central Bank Survey
Base money (MO)NOK millionAugust 202274 044126 893
Foreign assets, totalNOK millionAugust 2022767 722776 460
Claims on other Norwegian sectorsNOK millionAugust 202239 32352 833
Foreign liabilitiesNOK millionAugust 202294 73195 253
Interest Rates3
Interest rate on private banks' sight deposits with Norges Bank (the policy variable rates)Per cent per annumAugust 20221.751.25
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 million2nd quarter 2022514 944540 557
Goods, debitNOK million2nd quarter 2022266 691240 618
Services, creditNOK million2nd quarter 2022117 34099 279
Services, debitNOK million2nd quarter 2022124 70099 856
Income, creditNOK million2nd quarter 2022128 40180 085
Income, debitNOK million2nd quarter 202275 43534 600
Current transfers, creditNOK million2nd quarter 202224 09620 557
Current transfers, debitNOK million2nd quarter 202241 15430 248
Capital account, netNOK million2nd quarter 2022803908
Financial account, disaggregated by:
Direct investment, assetsNOK million2nd quarter 202249 291-17 727
Direct investment, liabilitiesNOK million2nd quarter 202297 364-56 833
Portfolio investment, assetsNOK million2nd quarter 2022310 506147 295
Portfolio investment, liabilitiesNOK million2nd quarter 202221 43337 228
Other investment, assetsNOK million2nd quarter 2022103 615366 362
Other investment, liabilitiesNOK million2nd quarter 2022154 216151 571
Reserve assetsNOK million2nd quarter 202225 597-2 707
Net errors and omissionsNOK million2nd quarter 202259 908-26 977
International Reserves1
Official reserve assetsNOK millionAugust 2022764 192763 439
Reserve templateNOK millionAugust 2022762 344769 837
Merchandise Trade
Total exports (f.o.b. value)NOK million, provisionalAugust 2022287 848228 839
Total imports (c.i.f value)NOK million, provisionalAugust 202290 15275 535
International investment position2
Total assetsNOK million2nd quarter 202220 580 87120 115 648
Direct investment abroadNOK million2nd quarter 20222 538 1622 430 389
Portfolio investmentNOK million2nd quarter 202214 399 17214 476 698
Equity securitiesNOK million2nd quarter 20229 527 5799 902 100
Debt securitiesNOK million2nd quarter 20224 871 5934 574 598
Other investmentNOK million2nd quarter 20222 869 9812 506 528
Reserve assetsNOK million2nd quarter 2022773 556702 033
Total liabilitiesNOK million2nd quarter 20229 770 5959 156 756
Direct investment in NorwayNOK million2nd quarter 20222 147 2472 037 034
Portfolio investmentNOK million2nd quarter 20224 070 3163 974 945
Equity securitiesNOK million2nd quarter 20221 259 0121 321 170
Debt securitiesNOK million2nd quarter 20222 811 3042 653 775
Other investmentNOK million2nd quarter 20223 553 0323 144 777
International investment position, netNOK million2nd quarter 202210 810 27610 958 892
External Debt
External debt Position
TotalNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20227 110 3846 522 790
General Government
TotalNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20221 075 667978 229
Short-term
Money market instrumentsNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202214 72219 396
Short term loanNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022298 731215 535
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022161 367166 113
Long-term
Bonds and notesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022371 221379 615
LoansNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022229 626197 570
Monetary Authorities
TotalNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202295 25989 236
Short-term
Short term loanNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202200
Currency and depositsNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202288
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202227 30726 661
Long-term
LoansNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20225772
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202267 88762 495
Deposit-taking corporations except the central bank’
TotalNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20223 925 5053 521 243
Short-term
Money market instrumentsNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022193 766201 678
Short term loanNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202200
Currency and depositsNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20221 623 8861 464 062
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022322 557216 837
Long-term
Bonds and notesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20221 613 1741 484 507
LoansNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202200
Currency and depositsNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022172 122154 159
Other sectors
TotalNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20221 267 9031 209 844
Short-term
Money market instrumentsNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202213 39716 189
LoansNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202280 23582 242
Trade creditsNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 202245 31645 437
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022217 836194 113
Long-term
Bonds and notesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022605 024552 390
LoansNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022304 610317 971
Other debt liabilitiesNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 20221 4851 502
Direct Investment
TotalNOK million, preliminary2nd quarter 2022746 050687 433
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
PopulationPersons2nd quarter 20225 455 5825 435 536
Explanation of symbols

Population

Contact

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