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Country Analysis Report: Norway, In-depth PESTLE Insights

Country Analysis Report: Norway, In-depth PESTLE Insights

Summary

This PESTLE country analysis report on Norway provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.

Synopsis

• Understand the political system in Norway through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.
• Understand the economic situation in Norway through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.
• Understand customer demographics in Norway through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.
• Understand the technological landscape in Norway through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.

Reasons To Buy

What is the outlook in Norway in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?
How does Norway perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?
How does Norway perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?
How does Norway perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?

Key Highlights

• The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Norway, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.
• The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Norway's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment.
• The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.


Overview
Catalyst
Summary
Key findings
PESTLE highlights
Key fundamentals
Key Facts and Geographic Location
Key facts
Geographic location
PESTLE Analysis
Summary
Political analysis
Overview
Current strengths
Current challenges
Future prospects
Future risks
Economic analysis
Overview
Current strengths
Current challenges
Future prospects
Future risks
Social analysis
Overview
Current strengths
Current challenges
Future prospects
Future risks
Technological analysis
Overview
Current strengths
Current challenges
Future prospects
Future risks
Legal analysis
Overview
Current strengths
Current challenges
Future prospects
Future risks
Environmental analysis
Overview
Current strengths
Current challenges
Future prospects
Political Landscape
Summary
Evolution
Structure and policies
Key political figures
Structure of government
Structure of legislature
Key policies
Economic
Social
Foreign
Defense
Performance
Governance indicators
Outlook
Economic Landscape
Summary
Evolution
Structure and policies
Financial system
Financial authorities and regulators
Government Pension Fund – Global
Performance
GDP and growth rate: overview
GDP composition by sector
Fiscal situation: overview
External situation
International investment position
Key monetary indicators
Employment
Outlook
Social Landscape
Summary
Evolution
Structure and policies
Demographic composition
Immigration
Education
Healthcare
Social welfare
Performance
Healthcare
Income distribution
Education
Outlook
Technological Landscape
Summary
Evolution
Structure and policies
Intellectual property
Science, Technology and Innovation
Performance
Intellectual property
Opportunity sectors
Outlook
Legal Landscape
Summary
Evolution
Structure and policies
Judicial system
Tax regulations
Trade regulations
Performance
Effectiveness of the legal system
Outlook
Environmental Landscape
Summary
Evolution
Structure and policies
Environmental regulations
Performance
Environmental impact
Outlook
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Disclaimer Figure 1: Map of Norway
Figure 3: GDP Per Capita (USD)
Figure 4: General government financial wealth (% of GDP)
Figure 5: Declining cost-competitiveness (Unit labor cost index)
Figure 6: Declining trend in labor productivity
Figure 7: Job vacancy rate, by major industry division. Percentage of job vacancies in relation to the number of posts (job vacancies and occupied posts) in each group in 2015.
Figure 8: Exchange Rate and Oil Prices
Figure 9: House prices and Household debt to income ratio
Figure 11: Work-life balance in OECD countries, 2014
Figure 12: Labor force participation rate of women in Nordic countries, 2016
Figure 13: Suicide Rate (Per 100,000 person) in 2013
Figure 14: Average annual hours worked per worker in Nordic countries - 2015
Figure 15: Researchers per thousand employment - 2013
Figure 16: High technology Exports (% of manufactured exports)
Figure 17: Total tax Revenue as a percentage of GDP in OECD countries, 2014
Figure 19: Threatened Species in 2015
Figure 20: Norway – political events timeline
Figure 21: Norway – key political figures
Figure 22: Distribution of seats by political parties in Norway's 2013 elections
Figure 23: Evolution of GDP growth in Norway, 2005–2015
Figure 24: GDP and GDP growth rate of Norway, 2010–20f
Figure 25: Sector-specific GDP in Norway, 2015
Figure 26: Agricultural output in Norway, 2010–15
Figure 27: Industrial output in Norway, 2010–15
Figure 28: Services output in Norway, 2010–15
Figure 29: Norway’s external trade position, 2011–15
Figure 30: CPI and CPI-based inflation in Norway, 2010–20f
Figure 31: Unemployment in Norway, 2010–20f
Figure 32: Major religions in Norway, 2011
Figure 33: Total healthcare expenditure in Norway, 2007–13
Figure 34: Public Education expenditure in Norway, 2010–14
Figure 35: Internet users in Norway, 2010–14
Figure 36: Carbon dioxide emissions in Norway, 2006–13List of Tables
Table 1: Norway – key fundamentals
Table 2: Norway – key facts
Table 3: Analysis of Norway’s political landscape
Table 4: Candidates at Starting election, by party/electoral list and sex - 2013
Table 5: Work stoppages, wage earners and working days lost
Table 6: Analysis of Norway’s economic landscape
Table 7: Current account balance (% of GDP)
Table 8: Analysis of Norway’s social landscape
Table 9: Attitude towards Immigrants and receiving refugees (%)
Table 10: Analysis of Norway’s technology landscape
Table 11: Innovation in the Business Enterprise Sector
Table 12: Analysis of Norway’s legal landscape
Table 13: Analysis of Norway’s environmental landscape
Table 14: Hazardous waste for approved treatment, by material. (1000 tons)
Table 15: Mid-year population by age, as of gender (percentage), 2015
Table 16: Patents granted by USPTO, 2010–15
List of Tables
Table 1: Norway – key fundamentals
Table 2: Norway – key facts
Table 3: Analysis of Norway’s political landscape
Table 4: Candidates at Starting election, by party/electoral list and sex - 2013
Table 5: Work stoppages, wage earners and working days lost
Table 6: Analysis of Norway’s economic landscape
Table 7: Current account balance (% of GDP)
Table 8: Analysis of Norway’s social landscape
Table 9: Attitude towards Immigrants and receiving refugees (%)
Table 10: Analysis of Norway’s technology landscape
Table 11: Innovation in the Business Enterprise Sector
Table 12: Analysis of Norway’s legal landscape
Table 13: Analysis of Norway’s environmental landscape
Table 14: Hazardous waste for approved treatment, by material. (1000 tons)
Table 15: Mid-year population by age, as of gender (percentage), 2015
Table 16: Patents granted by USPTO, 2010–15
List of Figures
Figure 1: Map of Norway
Figure 3: GDP Per Capita (USD)
Figure 4: General government financial wealth (% of GDP)
Figure 5: Declining cost-competitiveness (Unit labor cost index)
Figure 6: Declining trend in labor productivity
Figure 7: Job vacancy rate, by major industry division. Percentage of job vacancies in relation to the number of posts (job vacancies and occupied posts) in each group in 2015.
Figure 8: Exchange Rate and Oil Prices
Figure 9: House prices and Household debt to income ratio
Figure 11: Work-life balance in OECD countries, 2014
Figure 12: Labor force participation rate of women in Nordic countries, 2016
Figure 13: Suicide Rate (Per 100,000 person) in 2013
Figure 14: Average annual hours worked per worker in Nordic countries - 2015
Figure 15: Researchers per thousand employment - 2013
Figure 16: High technology Exports (% of manufactured exports)
Figure 17: Total tax Revenue as a percentage of GDP in OECD countries, 2014
Figure 19: Threatened Species in 2015
Figure 20: Norway – political events timeline
Figure 21: Norway – key political figures
Figure 22: Distribution of seats by political parties in Norway's 2013 elections
Figure 23: Evolution of GDP growth in Norway, 2005–2015
Figure 24: GDP and GDP growth rate of Norway, 2010–20f
Figure 25: Sector-specific GDP in Norway, 2015
Figure 26: Agricultural output in Norway, 2010–15
Figure 27: Industrial output in Norway, 2010–15
Figure 28: Services output in Norway, 2010–15
Figure 29: Norway’s external trade position, 2011–15
Figure 30: CPI and CPI-based inflation in Norway, 2010–20f
Figure 31: Unemployment in Norway, 2010–20f
Figure 32: Major religions in Norway, 2011
Figure 33: Total healthcare expenditure in Norway, 2007–13
Figure 34: Public Education expenditure in Norway, 2010–14
Figure 35: Internet users in Norway, 2010–14
Figure 36: Carbon dioxide emissions in Norway, 2006–13

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