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Global Competitiveness Ranking 2017-18

Population Growth:

Sources: Sources: GDP/Capita: Wikipedia/IMF; GDP Growth:

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Ease of Doing Business Ranking 2018 90

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Doing Business 2017 Days to Start a Business 30

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Mobile Telephone Penetration 2016

0.84%

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5.3 mill Population Oslo: 975,000 Population Norway: 5.3 mill Life expectancy 80/84 Population Oslo: M/F NO: 975,000 Inhabitants per sq. km land area: 14.4 Life expectancy M/F NO: 80/84 Populationper Growth: Inhabitants sq. km land area: 0.84% 14.4

3%

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Demographics 2016 Population Norway: Demographics

4%

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16,360 sq. km 25,148 km

5%

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Inland water areas: Coastline:

6%

12 8

Iron and steel 1.6% 12,073 Others 12.4% 92,851 Geography(-10.6% vs 2015) 747,135 Total

Geographic Area: 385,199 sq. km Geography Highest peak: Galdhøpiggen 2,469 m Inland water areas: 16,360sq. sq.km km Geographic Area: 385,199 Highest peak: Galdhøpiggen 25,148 2,469 km m Coastline:

7%

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Petroleum 24.9% 185,771 Gas 21.4% 2016 160,222 Norway’s Top 10 Exports Fish 11.9% 89,222 %/value NOK bill Engineering products 11.9% 89,187 Petroleum 24.9% 185,771 Chemicals 6.6% 49,445 Gas 21.4% 160,222 Non-ferrous metals 5.4% 40,286 Fish 11.9% 89,222 Raw materials 2.0% 14,882 Engineering products 11.9% 89,187 Chemicals Scientific instruments 6.6% 49,445 1.8% 13,196 Non-ferrous metals 5.4% Iron and steel 1.6% 40,286 12,073 Raw materials 2.0% 14,882 Others 12.4% 92,851 Scientific 1.8% 747,135 13,196 Total instruments (-10.6% vs 2015)

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International Reserves NOK 511.3 bill Unemployment 4.4% Norway’s Top 10 Exports 2016 Corporate Income Tax 28% %/value NOK bill Value Added Tax 25%

8%

SG HK JP TW KR MY IN CN ID LK PH TH VN BD MM

Export Growth 2016 2.4% Export Growth 2017 projected 1.9% Basic Figures NorwayNOK (2016) Trade Balance 140.4 bill GDP Growth 2016 1.0% Current Account Balance NOK 59.0 bill GDP Growth 2017 projected 0.55% International Reserves NOK 511.3 bill Export Growth 2016 2.4% Unemployment 4.4% Export Growth 2017 projected 1.9% Corporate Income Tax NOK 140.4 bill 28% Trade Balance Value Added TaxBalance NOK 59.0 bill 25% Current Account

GDP% Growth 2017

8% 80 7% 70 6% 60 5% 50 4% 40 3%

NO US

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Nominal GDP/Capita 2016 GDP% Growth 2015 (TUSD)

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The Graphs

In order to give the readers an understanding of where the Asian countries are in their development, we have assembled an overview of various n order to give the readers indicators for Norway, USA and the most an understanding of where important South and Southeast Asian the Asian countries are in their markets. The graphs in the two right development, we have assembled are the result. Countries are ancolumns overview of various indicators listed by their two-letter ISO 3166-1 for Norway, USA and the most code. The data is assembled from a important South and Southeast number of sources. See below for a full Asian markets. The graphs in the list.right columns are the result. two

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