Industry Breakdown of Companies in Norway

This statistic shows TOP industries, TOP companies by sales and number of employees and the most common SIC codes in Norway

The number of companies in Norway is 701,708, which represents 1.54% of all 45,660,640 companies in the HitHorizons database. The country with the highest number of registered companies is United Kingdom with 6,590,813 companies.

Current Country:
Norway 701,708 (1.5%)
Largest Country:
United Kingdom 6,590,813 (14.4%)
Total Number of Companies 45,660,640

TOP Industries in Norway

The industry with the highest number of companies registered in Norway is Services with 293,997 companies followed by Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate and Unknown industry with 118,271 and 95,417 companies respectively.

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TOP Industries in Norway 701,708 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of Companies
Services 293,997 41.9% 293,997
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 118,271 16.9% 118,271
Unknown industry 95,417 13.6% 95,417
Construction 63,697 9.1% 63,697
Retail Trade 43,610 6.2% 43,610
Wholesale Trade 26,102 3.7% 26,102
Manufacturing 21,690 3.1% 21,690
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 21,247 3.0% 21,247
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 13,217 1.9% 13,217
Public Sector 2,270 0.3% 2,270
Mining 2,190 0.3% 2,190

Breakdown of Companies in Norway by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification code (SIC code) allows to classify individual industries. The top three SIC codes for Norway are Non classified establishment (13.6%), Membership organization (11.78%) and Real property lessor (10.13%) .

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Breakdown of Companies in Norway by SIC Code 701,708 registered companies

TOP 10 Companies by Sales Registered in Norway

Companies registered in Norway generate € 1,609,543,842,286 in sales per annum, which represents 2.15% of sales of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest sales is Equinor ASA with € 76.81B followed by Equinor Energy AS and Axis-shield AS with € 38.02B and € 36.39B in sales respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Sales in Norway 701,708 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. Equinor ASA € 76.81B 4.77% € 76.81B
2. Equinor Energy AS € 38.02B 2.36% € 38.02B
3. Axis-shield AS € 36.39B 2.26% € 36.39B
4. Bnp Paribas S.a. Norway Branch € 19.23B 1.19% € 19.23B
5. Norsk Hydro ASA € 15.07B 0.94% € 15.07B
6. Yara International ASA € 14.03B 0.87% € 14.03B
7. Kommunal Landspensjonskasse Gjensidig Forsikringsselskap € 12.35B 0.77% € 12.35B
8. Storebrand Livsforsikring AS € 10.98B 0.68% € 10.98B
9. Telenor ASA € 10.86B 0.67% € 10.86B
10. Joh Johannson Handel AS € 10.12B 0.63% € 10.12B

TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Registered in Norway

Companies registered in Norway have 6,227,901 employees, which represents 1.62% of all employees of companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is Bergen Kommune with 30,234 people followed by Oslo Universitetssykehus Hf and Oslo Kommune Utdanningsetaten with 26,052 and 24,633 employees respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees in Norway 701,708 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Employees
1. Bergen Kommune 30,234 0.49% 30,234
2. Oslo Universitetssykehus Hf 26,052 0.42% 26,052
3. Oslo Kommune Utdanningsetaten 24,633 0.4% 24,633
4. Trondheim Kommune 21,042 0.34% 21,042
5. Forsvaret 19,772 0.32% 19,772
6. Equinor ASA 18,946 0.3% 18,946
7. Stavanger Kommune 16,236 0.26% 16,236
8. Bærum Kommune 14,038 0.23% 14,038
9. Helse Bergen Hf 13,985 0.22% 13,985
10. Kristiansand Kommune 13,638 0.22% 13,638

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