Norway Employment Rate  1988-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Employment Rate in Norway increased to 67.10 percent in the second quarter of 2017 from 66.50 percent in the first quarter of 2017. Employment Rate in Norway averaged 68.52 percent from 1988 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 72.40 percent in the second quarter of 2008 and a record low of 63 percent in the first quarter of 1993.

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Norway Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.00 4.10 4.90 2.30 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2651.00 2655.00 2663.00 2341.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 89040.00 90970.00 188587.00 38220.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 70.10 70.20 74.40 60.20 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.00 1.20 2.00 0.30 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.50 10.60 15.70 6.50 percent [+]
Productivity 122.10 121.59 124.44 61.77 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 117.90 129.90 129.90 53.40 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 56700.00 65400.00 78500.00 1395.00 [+]
Wage Growth 5.30 4.11 18.56 4.11 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 155.10 154.40 155.90 78.90 Index Points [+]
Population 5.26 5.21 5.26 3.57 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 67.00 67.00 67.00 67.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 67.00 67.00 67.00 67.00 [+]
Part Time Employment 635.90 647.80 699.00 531.90 Thousand [+]
Wages 43300.00 42600.00 43300.00 20126.00 NOK/Month [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.10 1.60 -1.00 percent [+]
Employment Rate 67.10 66.50 72.40 63.00 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 1922.10 1901.70 1922.10 1558.80 Thousand [+]


Norway Employment Rate

In Norway, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Norway Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Norway Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
67.10 66.50 72.40 63.00 1988 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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employment rate by Country
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Mexico 96.40 Sep/17
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France 65.10 Sep/17
Spain 62.80 Sep/17
Australia 61.60 Sep/17
Canada 61.60 Oct/17
South Korea 61.30 Sep/17
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