National accounts and business cycles

National accountsApril 2021


Final expenditure and gross domestic product. Monthly. Seasonally adjusted figures. Percentage change in volume from the previous period1
September 2020October 2020November 2020December 2020January 2021February 2021March 2021April 2021
1Figures from 2018 onwards are preliminary
2Gross domestic product is measured at market prices, while value added by industry is measured at basic prices
3Includes oil and gas extraction, transport via pipelines and ocean transport
Final consumption expenditure of households and NPISHs1.60.4-1.2-0.2-3.3-0.1-0.6-0.7
¬ Household final consumption expenditure1.70.3-1.2-0.1-3.20.0-0.7-0.6
¬¬ Goods3.8-0.42.3-1.3-2.70.1-1.30.8
¬¬ Services0.92.0-4.10.2-3.3-0.60.0-1.6
¬¬ Direct purchases abroad by resident households-45.3-7.3-35.336.7-1.4-50.820.9-22.9
¬¬ Direct purchases by non-residents4.636.714.4-27.718.4-46.410.825.9
¬ Final consumption expenditure of NPISHs0.01.9-1.2-2.0-4.9-2.42.3-2.5
Final consumption expenditure of general governmen0.
¬ Final consumption expenditure of central government0.
¬¬¬ Central government, civilian0.
¬¬¬ Central government, defence0.50.30.7-
¬ Final consumption expenditure of local government0.
Gross fixed capital formation (GFCF)3.6-
¬ Extraction and transport via pipelines (GFCF)-2.84.3-1.04.9-5.8-
¬ Ocean transport (GFCF)-99.11 140.0630.6-98.41 672.8380.5-98.8..
¬ Mainland Norway (GFCF)7.5-3.3-1.33.3-5.4-
¬¬ Mainland Norway excluding general government (GFCF)6.3-0.6-0.63.7-
¬¬¬ Industries (GFCF)8.6-2.9-1.14.2-
¬¬¬¬ Services activities incidential to extraction (GFCF)1.6-
¬¬¬¬ Other services (GFCF)12.3-1.4-1.54.4-9.0-0.88.4-0.5
¬¬¬¬ Manufacturing and mining (GFCF)1.8-
¬¬¬¬ Production of other goods (GFCF)4.3-3.4-1.43.6-
¬¬¬ Dwelling service (households) (GFCF)
¬¬¬ General government (GFCF)10.4-9.1-3.12.2-3.3-
Acquisitions less disposals of valuables-30.3-34.0-27.6133.2-67.273.4-70.6293.6
Changes in stocks and statistical discrepancies-38.9-44.4155.9-65.5184.8-7.0-0.9-58.9
Gross capital formation-3.7-6.310.1-
Final domestic use of goods and services-0.4-1.32.4-2.3-0.4-0.20.2-1.6
Final demand from Mainland Norway (excl. changes in stocks)2.5-0.2-0.70.9-3.4-
Final demand from general government2.1-0.9-0.11.0-2.2-
Total exports1.71.8-2.94.9-4.70.1-0.74.7
¬ Traditional goods (export)1.41.3-4.46.6-1.4-1.44.3-2.8
¬ Crude oil and natural gas (export)2.61.3-3.46.0-8.80.3-4.617.4
¬ Ships, oil platforms and aircraft (export)-23.2-11.7-68.8591.5-88.81 212.2-43.4-30.1
¬ Services (export)
Total use of goods and services0.2-0.40.9-0.2-1.7-0.1-0.10.2
Total imports-
¬ Tradisjonelle varer (import)-
¬ Crude oil and natural gas (import)-9.032.5-34.815.221.813.0-28.510.7
¬ Ships, oil platforms and aircraft (import)19.9-45.5-7.9-33.58.768.0-2.2-36.4
¬ Services (import)-2.82.0-1.92.1-7.90.1-0.20.5
Gross domestic product, market values20.7-
Gross domestic product Mainland Norway, market values20.71.3-0.71.1-1.0-0.5-0.40.3
Petroleum activities and ocean transport30.8-
Gross domestic product Mainland Norway, basic values0.51.3-0.71.0-0.6-0.6-0.40.5
¬ Mainland Norway excluding general government (GDP)0.61.6-1.21.2-0.3-0.6-0.50.4
¬¬ Manufacturing and mining (GDP)-
¬¬ Production of other goods (GDP)1.13.0-
¬¬ Service activities (GDP)0.91.2-0.70.3-1.0-0.2-0.30.4
¬ General government (GDP)
Taxes and subsidies products1.71.5-0.61.3-