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Summary statistics
Region Northern Europe  
Surface area (sq km) 323787 Excluding Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Population (est., 000) 5092 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Pop. density (per sq km) 13.2 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Capital city Oslo  
Capital city pop. (000) 970  
Currency Norwegian Krone (NOK)  
UN membership date 27 November 1945  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2013 522349  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 428527  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 308722  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2013 0.7  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 0.6  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 2.6  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2013 103585.8  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 87610.9  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 66759.6  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2013 105265.6  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 88642.5  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 67501.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2013 23.7  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 20.6  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 20.3  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2013 6.08 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 5.86 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 6.77 Official rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 57392  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 50258  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 49967  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 127  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 122  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 109  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2013 94 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2010 100 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2005 114 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 102  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 102  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 99  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 102  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 102  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 99  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2013 3.5  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 3.6  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 4.6  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2013 20.2 Population aged 15-74. 2012.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 19.7 Population aged 15-74.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 20.8 ISIC Rev.3.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2013 2.2 Population aged 15-74. 2012.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 2.5 Population aged 15-74.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 3.3 ISIC Rev.3.  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2013 61.2  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 61.4  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 60.3  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2013 68.7  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 70.0  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 70.5  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2013 ... Arrivals of non-resident tourists at national borders.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 4767 Arrivals of non-resident tourists at national borders.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 3824 Arrivals of non-resident tourists at national borders.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 8411 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 8606  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 9372  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 116.5 Second quarter.  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 114.5  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 102.8  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 95.1  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 93.4  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 82.0  
Exports (million US$) 2013 154391.1 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Imports (million US$) 2013 89815.6 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Balance (million US$) 2013 64575.5 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 United Kingdom (24.1), Germany (17.3), Netherlands (10.8) Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 Sweden (13.3), Germany (12.4), China (9.2) Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.0 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.4 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 -0.4 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Urban population (%) 2014 80.2 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 18.6 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 23.4/20.2 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 100.3 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 83.5/79.3 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 2.6 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 1.9 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2007-2013 88.4 Age group 20 to 44 years. 2005.  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 694.5/13.8 Including Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2014 54517 Refugee population refers to the end of 2013.  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2007-2013 6.6  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2007-2013 104.7/105.3  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2007-2013 60.1  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100,000 population) 2008-2012 2.2  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2015 39.6  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 43  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 28.0  
Proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected (%) 2014 9.1  
Population using improved drinking water sources (%) 2012 100.0  
Population using improved sanitation facilities (%) 2012 100.0  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 45533/9.2  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 247.0  
Trade Profile
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