Industry Breakdown of Companies
in Norway

Explore more than 707,919 Norway-based companies available in the HitHorizons database and see top industries and biggest players with highest sales and number of employees.

Current Country: Norway 707,919 (1.6%)
Largest Country: United Kingdom 6,950,703 (15.7%)
Total Number of Companies in Europe 44,312,195

According to our database, a total of more than 707,919 businesses are registered in Norway . That represents 1.6% of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. These Norway-based companies have a share of 1.4% of all sales generated by EU-based businesses and employ 1.64% of all EU employees.

Norway: TOP Industries

According to our database, the industry with the highest number of companies registered is Services (299,287 companies in total), followed by Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate (118,549) and Unknown industry (95,916).

This TOP 10 list was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Norway: TOP Industries 707,919 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of
Companies
Services 299,287 42.3% 299,287
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 118,549 16.7% 118,549
Unknown industry 95,916 13.5% 95,916
Construction 64,164 9.1% 64,164
Retail Trade 44,033 6.2% 44,033
Wholesale Trade 25,766 3.6% 25,766
Manufacturing 21,412 3.0% 21,412
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 21,223 3.0% 21,223
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 13,239 1.9% 13,239
Public Sector 2,219 0.3% 2,219
Mining 2,111 0.3% 2,111

Norway: Breakdown of Companies by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification (SIC Code) is used to assign companies to specific industries. According to our database, the top 3 SIC Codes for Norway are Non classified establishment (13.55%), Membership organization (11.72%) and Real property lessor (10.29%).

This breakdown was generated automarically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and find companies leading within individual SIC Codes, SIC Code distribution among individual countries, or SIC Code breakdowns within other industries using HitHorizons Screener.

Norway: Breakdown of Companies by SIC Code 707,919 registered companies

Norway: TOP 10 Companies with Highest Sales

According to our database, companies registered in the Norway generated € 1,138,080,470,465 in sales, which represents 1.4% of all sales generated by companies available in the HitHorizons database.

This TOP 10 list of companies operating in Norway was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Norway: TOP 10 Companies with Highest Sales 707,919 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. Equinor ASA € 126.8B 11.15% € 126.8B
2. Bnp Paribas S.a. Norway Branch € 23.03B 2.02% € 23.03B
3. Norsk Hydro ASA € 18.69B 1.64% € 18.69B
4. Amazon Web Services Emea Sarl, Norwegian Branch € 10.73B 0.94% € 10.73B
5. Odd Reitan Private Holding AS € 8.473B 0.74% € 8.473B
6. Reitan Retail AS € 8.352B 0.73% € 8.352B
7. Nuovo Pignone International S.r.l € 8.138B 0.72% € 8.138B
8. Abn Amro Bank N.v., Oslo Branch € 6.93B 0.61% € 6.93B
9. A/S Norske Shell € 6.094B 0.54% € 6.094B
10. Orkla ASA € 5.12B 0.45% € 5.12B
Total Sales of the TOP 10 Companies € 222.4B

Norway: Top 10 Companies with Highest Number of Employees

According to our database, companies registered in the UK employ 6,382,693 people, which represents 1.64% of all people employed by companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is Oslo Kommune Utdanningsetaten (26,714), followed by Oslo Universitetssykehus Hf (26,556) and Forsvaret (20,513).

This TOP 10 list of companies with the highest number of employees was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Norway: Top 10 Companies with Highest Number of Employees 707,919 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Number of Employees
1. Oslo Kommune Utdanningsetaten 26,714 0.42% 26,714
2. Oslo Universitetssykehus Hf 26,556 0.42% 26,556
3. Forsvaret 20,513 0.32% 20,513
4. Equinor ASA 20,460 0.32% 20,460
5. Stavanger Kommune 17,155 0.27% 17,155
6. Bærum Kommune 15,212 0.24% 15,212
7. Helse Bergen Hf 14,258 0.22% 14,258
8. Norges Teknisk-naturvitenskapelige Universitet Ntnu 13,186 0.21% 13,186
9. St. Olavs Hospital Hf 12,254 0.19% 12,254
10. Akershus Universitetssykehus Hf 11,993 0.19% 11,993
Total Number of Employees of the TOP 10 Companies 178,301

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