National accounts and business cycles
The preliminary calculation of the figures for 2016 is the total for the four quarters in the year.

Annual national accounts2016

As of 16 May 2017 the statistics will be published as Quarterly national accounts.


Man-years, full-time equivalent persons by kind of main activity. Employees and self-employed. 10001
1Figures for the final year are preliminary.
Total industry2 324.42 369.22 397.42 425.22 432.02 433.3
Agriculture and forestry45.945.544.443.743.743.9
Fishing and aquaculture14.314.514.514.915.215.6
Mining and quarrying4.
Oil and gas extraction including services54.758.962.863.858.451.0
Oil and gas extraction28.330.131.431.528.725.1
Service activities incidental to oil and gas26.328.931.432.329.725.9
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products47.448.048.047.848.248.3
Manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel and leather products4.
Manufacture of wood and wood products, except furniture13.513.713.212.912.912.9
Manufacture of paper and paper products4.
Printing and reproduction of recorded media6.
Refined petroleum, chemical and pharmaceutical products13.712.813.012.812.712.5
Manufacturing of basic chemicals etc6.
Manufacture of rubber and plastic products, and other non-metalic mineral products14.814.814.714.714.614.8
Manufacture of basic metals10.
Manufacturing of machinery and other equipment n.e.c60.664.066.067.464.159.4
Building of ships, oil-,platforms, modules and other transport equipment26.427.628.628.925.521.7
Manufacture of furniture9.
Repair and installation of machinery and equipment18.
Electricity, gas and steam11.912.212.112.412.612.9
Water supply, sewerage, waste13.713.613.914.314.815.3
Wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles294.8298.9298.7298.9299.5298.6
Transport via pipelines0.
Ocean transport32.334.434.534.935.535.9
Transport activities excl. ocean transport111.7111.5113.2113.8115.1114.3
Postal and courier activities17.117.316.716.516.115.9
Accommodation and food service activities64.665.367.169.771.273.5
Information and communcation84.
Financial and insurance activities48.047.946.946.646.445.8
Real estate activities20.721.921.621.822.122.5
Imputed rents of owner-occupied dwellings0.
Professional, scientific and and technical activities111.7115.1117.9119.7120.5119.3
Administrative and support service activities110.8115.5115.9116.9116.2114.9
Public administration and defence175.2176.7177.3180.4182.4184.0
Health and social work435.3441.5449.9456.1461.2469.9
Arts, entertainment and other service activities81.482.081.782.883.384.8
Mainland Norway2 263.32 304.32 330.92 358.22 367.32 371.7
General government675.5683.2693.1702.5708.5718.2
Central government269.4272.5276.0282.9285.7289.8
Civilian central government240.2243.5248.0254.2257.4261.3
Local government406.1410.7417.0419.6422.8428.3