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Norwegians are shopping more
The seasonally-adjusted volume index of retail sales increased by 2.4 per cent from September to October this year. Most of the industries had an increase this period.
The non-adjusted volume index increased by 4.0 per cent from October 2008 to October 2009.
In the same period, the volume index, excluding petrol stations, increased by 5.2 per cent.
From October last year to October this year, the value index rose by 5.8 per cent, and the value index excluding petrol stations increased by 7.0 per cent.
|October 2009||Per cent|
November 2007-October 2008-
November 2008-October 2009
|Retail sales volume index: Excluding motor vehicles. Seasonally adjusted numbers||117.3||2.4|
|Retail sales volume index: Excluding motor vehicles and petrol. Seasonally adjusted numbers||120.3||2.1|
|Retail sales volume index: Excluding motor vehicles. Not seasonally adjusted numbers||119.0||4.0||-0.1||0.0|
|Retail sales volume index: Excluding motor vehicles and petrol. Not seasonally adjusted numbers||122.1||5.2||0.6||0.9|
|Retail sales value index: Excluding motor vehicles||126.9||5.8||1.4||1.8|
|Retail sales value index: Excluding motor vehicles and petrol||128.3||7.0||2.4||2.8|
- Table 1 Retail sales. Index of value. 2005=100
- Table 2 Retail sales. Index of volume. Unadjusted 2005=100
- Table 3 Retail sales. Index of volume. Seasonally adjusted 2005=100
- Table 4 Retail sales value index. Exclude value added tax. October 2009. 2005=100
- Table 5 Petrol stations, turnover statistics
- Table 6 Petrol stations, turnover statistics. 2008 and January-October 2009. NOK 1 000