Telenor Norway

Telenor’s wholly owned Norwegian mobile operation is the country’s leading telecommunications operator.

Telenor’s service portfolio in Norway includes fixed and mobile telephony, broadband and data communication services for residential and business customers, as well as a broad range of wholesale services.

Key facts

  • The country’s leading supplier of tele and data services
  • Number one broadband provider in Norway
  • 3.163 million mobile subscriptions (Q4 2015)
  • 4179 employees (Q4 2015)
  • Total revenues of NOK 26.186 million (2014)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 314 (Q4 2015)
  • Headquarters in Fornebu, outside Oslo
  • CEO: Berit Svendsen

Historical background

Telenor is a major contributor to research and innovation in Norway, continuing more than 160 years of history as a pioneer in telecom services.

Analytical information

For detailed information on regulatory matters, network, licenses and competitors, see our business description for Telenor Norway.

Company Website

Visit the Telenor Norway website (in Norwegian)

Key Figures for Telenor Norway

(NOK in millions) 4th quarter Year
2015 2014 2015 2014
(NOK in millions)
Revenues mobile operation
Subscription and traffic 2.833 2.779 11.544 10.947
Interconnect revenues 161 206 745 809
Other mobile revenues 255 361 998 1.387
Non-mobile revenues 595 386 1.795 1.282
Total revenues mobile operation 3.844 3.731 15.082 14.426
Revenues fixed operation
Telephony 509 590 2.139 2.445
Internet and TV 1.350 1.359 5.414 5.357
Data services 128 118 506 464
Other fixed revenues 461 460 1.698 1.653
Total retail revenues 2.448 2.527 9.758 9.920
Wholesale revenues 427 472 1.703 1.840
Total revenues fixed operation 2.875 2.999 11.460 11.759
Total revenues 6.719 6.730 26.542 26.186
EBITDA before other items 2.617 2.747 11.088 11.255
Operating profit 1.673 1.807 7.218 7.430
EBITDA before other items/Total revenues (%) 39.0 40.8 41.8 43.0
Capex 1.948 1.182 4.844 4.210
Investments in businesses - (2) - 9
Mobile ARPU - monthly (NOK) 314 309 320 305
Fixed Telephony ARPU 269 276 270 272
Fixed Internet ARPU 341 347 345 342
TV ARPU 295 287 291 280
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):
Mobile (28) 3 3.163 3.218
Fixed telephony (18) (25) 620 701
Fixed Internet 1 (4) 854 855
TV 1 1 527 531