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.


Fixed assets by kind of main activity. Annual percentage change in volume1
1Figures for the final year are preliminary.
Total industry2.
Agriculture and forestry-1.5-1.3-1.2-2.4-1.7-1.5
Fishing and aquaculture5.5-
Mining and quarrying4.52.50.6-0.9-4.6-6.3
Oil and gas extraction including services3.
Oil and gas extraction4.
Service activities incidental to oil and gas-
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products2.31.0-1.20.2-1.2-1.4
Manufacture of textiles, wearing apparel and leather products-2.4-2.02.1-5.5-4.4-3.7
Manufacture of wood and wood products, except furniture-1.6-2.5-2.2-3.6-2.80.0
Manufacture of paper and paper products-4.8-4.2-4.5-32.1-4.4-3.1
Printing and reproduction of recorded media-5.6-5.3-3.1-2.6-5.6-6.5
Refined petroleum, chemical and pharmaceutical products-3.8-2.3-3.9-2.9-1.80.1
Manufacturing of basic chemicals etc-4.2-2.3-2.8-2.4-1.8-0.3
Manufacture of rubber and plastic products, and other non-metalic mineral products-3.5-3.0-2.9-3.3-3.1-2.7
Manufacture of basic metals-3.7-3.4-3.5-3.4-0.91.8
Manufacturing of machinery and other equipment n.e.c-0.7-
Building of ships, oil-, platforms, modules and other transport equipment-4.5-0.3-1.4-2.3-3.6-3.0
Manufacture of furniture-3.8-3.6-1.5-3.4-3.6-4.4
Repair and installation of machinery and equipment3.
Electricity, gas and steam1.
Water supply, sewerage, waste1.
Wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles-1.0-1.40.1-0.1-0.6-2.1
Transport via pipelines-3.8-4.0-1.5-0.6-0.7-3.1
Ocean transport5.5-4.1-9.4-9.4-7.9-9.2
Transport activities excl. ocean transport1.43.10.9-1.9-3.1-2.1
Postal and courier activities2.3-17.3-8.5-6.11.0-2.3
Accommodation and food service activities-2.1-1.0-1.1-0.5-1.3-1.7
Information and communcation-
Financial and insurance activities0.8-1.8-1.4-2.2-1.7-1.9
Real estate activities4.
Imputed rents of owner-occupied dwellings2.
Professional, scientific and and technical activities-
Administrative and support service activities2.72.10.5-
Public administration and defence3.
Health and social work0.
Arts, entertainment and other service activities0.
Mainland Norway1.
General government2.
Central government2.
Civilian central government3.
Local government2.