Tagged: Income

Farmers demanding higher income

Agricultural organizations claim that higher income for Norwegian farmers is absolutely necessary, and predicts farmers will make large demands during negotiations this spring. While agricultural subsidies amounted to nearly 7 percent of the national...

NOK 261 billion income from the petroleum industry

“We expect that one fourth of Norway’s income in 2010 will be generated from oil and gas. The petroleum industry finances a large part of the Norwegian welfare state and provides us with economic...

Monthly earnings up NOK 1,000

Full-time employees in the central government had average monthly earnings, excluding overtime pay, of NOK 36,400 as of Oct. 1, 2009. This was a year on year increase of NOK 1,000, or 2.8 percent....

Average monthly earnings up NOK 700

Full-time employees in the wholesale and retail trade had average monthly earnings, excluding overtime pay, of NOK 33 900 as at 1 September 2009. This is a year-on-year growth of NOK 700 or 2.1...

Open Norwegian tax records, good or bad?

Every fall Norway’s tax authorities (Skatteetaten) releases official records showing the annual income and overall wealth of every taxpayer in Norway. Actual tax returns aren’t released, but the bottom is published at Skatteetaten.no and the...