September

Stable unemployment

There were 113 000 unemployed persons in September, adjusted for seasonal variations. This accounts for 4.0 per cent of the labour force.   The Labour Force…





September garnered record rain

In September, it was calculated that rain was 150% of the norm.Only three other September months have been as wet since 1900.24 stations in Western…



Drop social media in September

A British health committee called for digital hygiene by stopping using social media in September.   The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) is behind…









Unemployment at 4.8 per cent

Unemployed persons corresponded to 4.8 per cent of the labour force in September, unchanged from June. According to seasonally- adjusted figures from the Labour Force…




Modest trade surplus

The trade surplus came to just NOK 3.2 billion in September. Exports of goods totalled NOK 57.5 billion, while imports amounted to NOK 54.3 billion….


14 killed on the roads in September

In September 2016, 14 persons were killed on Norwegian roads according to preliminary figures. In September 2015, the corresponding figure was 11. The average for…