National accounts and business cycles

National accountsApril 2021


Final expenditure and gross domestic product. Rolling three-month sum. Seasonally adjusted. Percentage change in volume12
July 2020 - September 2020August 2020 - October 2020September 2020 - November 2020October 2020 - December 2020November 2020 - January 2021December 2020 - February 2021January 2021 - March 2021February 2021 - April 2021
1Figures from 2018 onwards are prelimanry
2Rolling three-month growth is calculated by comparing a three-month period with the previous three-month period, for example growth in May to July compared with February to April. Furthermore, March, June, September and December represent the quarters in a year. For example, March will represent the first quarter.
3Gross domestic product is measured at market prices, while value added by industry is measured at basic prices.
4Includes oil and gas extraction, transport via pipelines and ocean transport.
Final consumption expenditure of households and NPISHs9.
¬ Household final consumption expenditure9.
¬¬ Goods5.
¬¬ Services12.
¬¬ Direct purchases abroad by resident households462.576.9-33.0-45.6-40.7-19.8-28.1-43.9
¬¬ Direct purchases by non-residents98.088.975.545.021.4-19.0-29.8-37.8
¬ Final consumption expenditure of NPISHs7.
Final consumption expenditure of general governmen3.
¬ Final consumption expenditure of central government3.
¬¬¬ Central government, civilian3.
¬¬¬ Central government, defence1.
¬ Final consumption expenditure of local government2.
Gross fixed capital formation (GFCF)-0.9-
¬ Extraction and transport via pipelines (GFCF)-3.3-1.4-
¬ Ocean transport (GFCF)651.4252.1-25.0-5.3-1.741.841.3-16.7
¬ Mainland Norway (GFCF)-1.0-
¬¬ Mainland Norway excluding general government (GFCF)-
¬¬¬ Industries (GFCF)
¬¬¬¬ Services activities incidential to extraction (GFCF)-13.4-17.8-23.7-30.5-19.4-3.615.038.5
¬¬¬¬ Other services (GFCF)
¬¬¬¬ Manufacturing and mining (GFCF)1.7-0.6-2.4-3.6-
¬¬¬¬ Production of other goods (GFCF)-5.2-6.7-4.3-2.6-
¬¬¬ Dwelling service (households) (GFCF)-1.2-
¬¬¬ General government (GFCF)-2.6-1.31.7-4.1-5.7-6.1-4.1-1.0
Acquisitions less disposals of valuables223.5-13.6-53.0-54.6-36.8-1.2-47.4-20.7
Changes in stocks and statistical discrepancies77.056.0-6.9-
Gross capital formation4.74.30.6-2.00.2-
Final domestic use of goods and services6.
Final demand from Mainland Norway (excl. changes in stocks)
Final demand from general government1.
Total exports3.
¬ Traditional goods (export)8.310.
¬ Crude oil and natural gas (export)1.1-1.2-0.91.0-0.9-2.0-7.5-1.4
¬ Ships, oil platforms and aircraft (export)28.9-55.7-70.3-48.3-24.9127.449.5128.6
¬ Services (export)
Total use of goods and services5.
Total imports9.
¬ Tradisjonelle varer (import)
¬ Crude oil and natural gas (import)-5.243.617.516.3-10.312.211.911.8
¬ Ships, oil platforms and aircraft (import)-4.10.4-9.3-38.0-49.6-36.113.732.3
¬ Services (import)4.92.5-0.8-0.4-2.8-3.8-7.2-4.7
Gross domestic product, market values34.
Gross domestic product Mainland Norway, market values4.
Petroleum activities and ocean transport41.9-0.7-2.9-4.5-
Gross domestic product Mainland Norway, basic values4.
¬ Mainland Norway excluding general government (GDP)
¬¬ Manufacturing and mining (GDP)
¬¬ Production of other goods (GDP)
¬¬ Service activities (GDP)
¬ General government (GDP)
Taxes and subsidies products6.