Logo

Norway  

Norway, is a country located at Northern Europe, it has an area of 385,178 Km2,

Norway, with a population of 5,258,317 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 14 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 February of 2018 and it was 2.2%.

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 0.949 points in 2015, leaving it in 0th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Norway are business, you must know it's in the 8th 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

Oslo: Monthly Temp.
Oslo: Monthly Rainfall
Norway Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2017Q416,521€
Annual GDP [+]2017351,599M.€
Annual GDP [+]2017397,201M.$
GDP per capita [+]201766,600€
GDP per capita [+]201775,538$
Quarterly GDP [+]2017Q486,874M.€
Debt [+]2016122,915
Debt [+]2016136,055
Debt (%GDP) [+]201636.66%
Debt Per Capita [+]201623,375€
Debt Per Capita [+]201625,874$
Deficit [+]201715,642
Deficit [+]201614,847
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20174.40%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017176,959.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016188,747.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201329,048.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201338,599.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201317.03%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201629,863.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199810,567.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201418.21%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20165,424.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20165,999.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20153.88%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201750.30%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201632,428€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201635,895$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20135,722€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20137,574$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20165,731€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19982,385$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20161,036€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20161,142$
Moody's Rating [+]03/04/2016Aaa
S&P Rating [+]07/09/1975AAA
Fitch Rating [+]03/23/2018AAA
Corruption Index [+]201785
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201711º
Fragile States Index [+]201520.8
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201666º
Innovation Ranking [+]201719º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]January 20184.0%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q43.7%
Unemployed [+]2017Q4103 m.
Average Wage [+]201660,730€
Average Wage [+]201568,434$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2016
Markets
Euro / Norwegian krones [+]04/23/20189.6258
10-Year Bond Yield [+]04/23/20181.91%
Risk Premium [+]04/23/2018128
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/23/20184.51%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]February 20182.2%
HICP [+]March 20182.2%
PPI Year on Year [+]March 20185.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]08/25/20988.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018
IPI Year on Year [+]February 20181.7%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 2017154,837
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201737.98
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015610.52
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200625.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201646.9%
Trade
Exports [+]201790,268.3 M.€
Exports [+]2017101,976.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201725.67%
Imports [+]201773,252.3 M.€
Imports [+]201782,753.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201720.83%
Trade balance [+]201717,016.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]201719,223.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20174.84%
Retail Sales YoY [+]February 20180.7%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201614
Population [+]20165,258,317
Immigrant stock [+]2015741,813
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016593.1
% Immigrant [+]201514.23%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20162,173.0
Emigrant stock [+]2015193,477
% Emigrant [+]20153.71%
HDI [+]20150.949
Global Peace Ranking [+]201714º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]201611.30‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.71
Crude death rate [+]20167.80‰
Life expectancy [+]201682.50
Crude marriage rate [+]20154.50‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20151.90‰
Number of homicides [+]201429
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.56
% risk of poverty [+]201511.9%
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20168.28