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  • Lower electricity price for households

    The average price of electricity for households, excluding taxes and grid rent, was 45.6 øre per kWh in the second quarter of 2019. That’s nearly 10 øre lower than the three previous quarters when the electricity price was record high. Compared to...

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  • Expected pricedrop for refined products

    A pricefall in June for crude oil and natural gas gave a steep decline in the prices for refined petroleum products in July. The prices for electricity got an upturn after five months of falling, and thus had a dampening effect on the producer pri...

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  • CPI up 1.9 per cent last 12 months

    The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 1.9 per cent from July 2018 to July 2019, while the CPI-ATE growth was 2.2 per cent in the same period. From June 2019 to July 2019 the CPI increased by 0.7 per cent, while the [CPI-ATE] increased by 0.6...

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  • Norwegian food prices top European comparison

    In 2018, Norway had the highest price level for food and non-alcoholic beverages overall in Europe. Prices for dairy products, eggs, vegetables and grain products were significantly higher than the EU countries’ average.

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  • CPI up 1.9 per cent last 12 months

    The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 1.9 per cent from June 2018 to June 2019, while the CPI-ATE growth was 2.3 per cent in the same period. From May 2019 to June 2019 the CPI increased by 0.1 per cent, while the CPI-ATE increased by 0.4 pe...

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  • Price decrease on energy goods

    The price of electricity has steadily fallen during the spring of 2019, from the record breaking year of 2018. It continued this downward trend in June which, together with other energy products, contributed to a steep decline in the producer pric...

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  • Norway with GDP 50 per cent above the European average

    Newly released figures from Eurostat show that Norway’s price level adjusted GDP per capita was 50 per cent above the European average in 2018.

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  • Iceland, Switzerland and Norway still have highest price levels

    Recently published figures from Eurostat showed that Norway in 2018 had price levels 55 percent higher compared to the rest of Europe.

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  • CPI up 2.5 per cent last 12 months

    The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 2.5 per cent from May 2018 to May 2019, while the CPI-ATE growth was 2.3 per cent in the same period. From April 2019 to May 2019 the CPI decreased by 0.3 per cent, while the CPI-ATE decreased by 0.2 per...

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  • Continued fall in gas prices

    The price of natural gas fell for the seventh consecutive month and was the main reason behind the 1 per cent drop in the PPI in May. Higher prices on petroleum products contributed in the opposite direction.

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  • Still high electricity price for households

    The average price of electricity for households, excluding taxes and grid rent, was 55.2 øre per kWh in the first quarter of 2019. This is on the same high level as the two previous quarters.

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  • Rise in crude oil price

    A price increase on crude oil made for an overall increase in the producer price index (PPI) in April. The increase was somewhat reduced by a fall in prices of natural gas and electricity.

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  • CPI up 2.9 per cent last 12 months

    The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 2.9 per cent from April 2018 to April 2019, while the CPI-ATE growth was 2.6 per cent in the same period. 

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  • CPI up 2.9 per cent last 12 months

    The Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 2.9 per cent from March 2018 to March 2019, while the CPI-ATE growth was 2.7 per cent in the same period. From February 2019 to March 2019 the CPI increased by 0.2 per cent, while the CPI-ATE increased b...

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  • Lower gas prices

    A fall in prices on natural gas and electricity outweighed a slight rise in the oil price in March. The producer price index fell by 2.1 per cent this month.

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