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Norway  

Norway, is a country located at Northern Europe, it has an area of 625,217 Km2,

Norway, with a population of 5,295,619 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 8 people per km2.

The capital is Oslo and its currency is Norwegian krones

Norway is holding the 29 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 122,915 millions of euros136,055 millions of dollars, ( 36.66% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 23,375€ euros per inhabitant25,874$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Norway was on January of 2019 and it was 3.1%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Norway, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.953 points in 2017, leaving it in 1th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Norway are business, you must know it's in the 7th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Norway, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Oslo: Monthly Rainfall
Norway Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2018Q417,659€
Annual GDP [+]2018368,546M.€
Annual GDP [+]2018435,253M.$
GDP per capita [+]201869,400€
GDP per capita [+]201882,191$
Quarterly GDP [+]2018Q493,516M.€
Debt [+]2016122,915
Debt [+]2016136,055
Debt (%GDP) [+]201636.66%
Debt Per Capita [+]201623,375€
Debt Per Capita [+]201625,874$
Deficit (M.€) [+]201717,913
Deficit (M.$) [+]201720,237
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20175.10%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017176,948.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017199,898.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201526,313.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201529,202.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201515.73%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201731,175.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199810,567.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201617.59%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20175,822.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20176,554.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20173.35%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201749.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201733,414€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201737,748$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20155,068€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20155,610$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20175,929€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20166,366$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20171,103€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20171,238$
Moody's Rating [+]06/15/2018Aaa
S&P Rating [+]07/09/1975AAA
Fitch Rating [+]09/21/2018AAA
Corruption Index [+]201884
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201816º
Fragile States Index [+]201818.3
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201876º
Innovation Ranking [+]201819º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]November 20183.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2018Q43.5%
Unemployed [+]2018Q498 m.
Average Wage [+]201761,935€
Average Wage [+]201568,434$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/15/20198.6473
10-Year Bond Yield [+]02/20/20191.64%
Risk Premium [+]02/20/2019154
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]02/19/20198.16%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]January 20193.1%
HICP [+]December 20183.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 20187.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/21/20180.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019
IPI Year on Year [+]December 20181.2%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 2017154,837
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201737.98
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015610.91
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200625.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201746.7%
Trade
Exports [+]201792,146.6 M.€
Exports [+]2017104,098.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201726.01%
Imports [+]201773,382.5 M.€
Imports [+]201782,900.2 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201720.71%
Trade balance [+]201718,764.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]201721,197.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20175.30%
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 2018-0.9%
Socio-Demography
Ranking [+]2015
Density [+]20178
Global Peace Ranking [+]201816º
Crude divorce rate [+]20161.90‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017614.1
% Immigrant [+]201715.09%
% Emigrant [+]20173.72%
Birth Rate [+]201710.70‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20172,237.9
Crude death rate [+]20177.70‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.71
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20160.51
Crude marriage rate [+]20174.40‰
% risk of poverty [+]201511.9%
Population [+]20175,295,619
Immigrant stock [+]2017798,944
Emigrant stock [+]2017196,814
HDI [+]20170.953
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018
Life expectancy [+]201682.50
Number of homicides [+]201627
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20178.85