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.


Value added at basic values per hour worked by kind of main activity. Annual percentage change in volume1
1Figures for the final year are preliminary.
Total industry-
Agriculture and forestry-
Fishing and aquaculture10.35.7-6.18.1-0.3-7.4
Mining and quarrying-5.0-8.80.9-4.5-3.83.1
Oil and gas extraction including services-9.3-8.2-7.8-1.013.716.2
Oil and gas extraction-10.4-7.0-7.00.916.217.2
Service activities incidental to oil and gas-10.6-2.65.7-10.4-3.8-1.9
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products-
Manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel and leather products17.1-4.017.0-3.9-2.15.9
Manufacture of wood and wood products, except furniture10.9-2.4-
Manufacture of paper and paper products-45.6104.65.6-5.2-1.613.5
Printing and reproduction of recorded media-1.0-2.6-0.5-2.1-8.7-6.1
Refined petroleum, chemical and pharmaceutical products3.8-2.91.8-2.76.811.4
Manufacturing of basic chemicals etc0.6-
Manufacture of rubber and plastic products, and other non-metalic mineral products14.
Manufacture of basic metals-
Manufacturing of machinery and other equipment n.e.c3.8-
Building of ships, oil-,platforms, modules and other transport equipment2.3-0.810.21.4-1.59.7
Manufacture of furniture2.0-0.35.8-3.4-3.3-0.6
Repair and installation of machinery and equipment-
Electricity, gas and steam-1.614.40.44.5-0.1-0.6
Water supply, sewerage, waste-2.85.5-1.90.4-0.7-0.7
Wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles2.
Transport via pipelines-13.9-0.2-23.0-
Ocean transport14.
Transport activities excl. ocean transport2.7-1.93.1-2.5-0.42.4
Postal and courier activities3.4-8.819.6-4.2-2.3-2.4
Accommodation and food service activities-
Information and communcation2.02.93.3-
Financial and insurance activities-
Real estate activities1.2-
Imputed rents of owner-occupied dwellings............
Professional, scientific and and technical activities-
Administrative and support service activities-
Public administration and defence0.
Health and social work-
Arts, entertainment and other service activities0.
Mainland Norway0.
General government-
Central government-
Civilian central government-
Local government0.01.1-