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
  • 3.105 million mobile subscriptions (Q2 2016)
  • 4105 employees (Q2 2016)
  • Total revenues of NOK 26.186 million (2014)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 263 (Q2 2016)
  • Headquarters in Fornebu, outside Oslo
  • CEO:

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) 2nd quarter First half year Year
2016 2015 2016 2015 2015
Revenues mobile operation
Subscription and traffic 2.792 2.894 5.623 5.687 11.544
Interconnect revenues 156 215 300 426 745
Other mobile revenues 261 239 512 538 998
Non-mobile revenues 522 444 877 829 1.795
Total revenues mobile operation 3.731 3.792 7.312 7.480 15.082
Revenues fixed operation
Telephony 465 544 943 1.114 2.139
Internet and TV 1.333 1.342 2.667 2.694 5.414
Data services 126 122 253 252 506
Other fixed revenues 450 397 870 830 1.698
Total retail revenues 2.374 2.405 4.734 4.889 9.758
Wholesale revenues 384 408 773 860 1.703
Total revenues fixed operation 2.758 2.813 5.507 5.750 11.460
Total revenues 6.489 6.605 12.819 13.229 26.542
EBITDA before other items 2.634 2.723 5.406 5.516 11.088
Operating profit 1.681 1.775 3.454 3.644 7.218
EBITDA before other items/Total revenues (%) 40.6 41.2 42.2 41.7 41.8
Capex 1.184 1.039 2.092 1.887 4.844
Investments in businesses 100 - 100 - -
Mobile ARPU - monthly (NOK) 315 323 315 317 320
Fixed Telephony ARPU 263 272 262 274 270
Fixed Internet ARPU 345 341 344 343 345
TV ARPU 279 291 281 288 291
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):
Mobile (24) 6 3.105 3.215 3.163
Fixed telephony (20) (20) 581 657 620
Fixed Internet 7 (4) 859 851 854
TV (2) 2 527 528 527