In order to be able to produce the highest quality statistics, Statistics Norway has access to data in public administration registers, in addition to data we retrieve directly from businesses and private individuals. Privacy protection and information security are therefore a key focus in Statistics Norway, ensuring that personal data is treated confidentially and only used for statistical purposes. Statistics Norway processes personal data in accordance with the provisions of, for example, the Statistics Act, the Personal Data Act and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Your rights under the Personal Data Act
We describe here your rights under the Personal Data Act (Norway) and what these entail for you in connection with Statistics Norway.
Privacy protection and data security
Privacy protection and data security are a key focus in Statistics Norway, ensuring that personal data does not fall into the wrong hands.
Not possible to opt out from receiving requests
It is not possible to opt-out of receiving requests to participate in Statistics Norway’s statistical surveys. The right to opt-out only applies to direct advertising.
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