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
  • 3.081 million mobile subscriptions (Q3 2016)
  • 4068 employees (Q3 2016)
  • Total revenues of NOK 26.186 million (2014)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 327 (Q3 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) 3rd quarter First three quarters Year
2016 2015 2016 2015 2015
Revenues mobile operation
Subscription and traffic 2.892 3.024 8.515 8.711 11.544
Interconnect revenues 144 158 444 584 745
Other mobile revenues 285 205 797 743 998
Non-mobile revenues 512 371 1.389 1.200 1.795
Total revenues mobile operation 3.833 3.758 11.145 11.238 15.082
Revenues fixed operation
Telephony 435 517 1.378 1.631 2.139
Internet and TV 1.371 1.370 4.039 4.064 5.414
Data services 123 127 376 378 506
Other fixed revenues 385 407 1.256 1.236 1.698
Total retail revenues 2.315 2.420 7.049 7.309 9.758
Wholesale revenues 367 416 1.140 1.276 1.703
Total revenues fixed operation 2.682 2.836 8.189 8.585 11.460
Total revenues 6.515 6.594 19.334 19.823 26.542
EBITDA before other items 2.910 2.955 8.316 8.470 11.088
Operating profit 1.922 1.900 5.376 5.544 7.218
EBITDA before other items/Total revenues (%) 44.7 44.8 43.0 42.7 41.8
Capex 1.182 1.009 3.275 2.896 4.844
Investments in businesses - - 100 - -
Mobile ARPU - monthly (NOK) 327 331 319 322 320
Fixed Telephony ARPU 253 265 259 271 270
Fixed Internet ARPU 359 353 3.141 347 345
TV ARPU 283 293 282 290 291
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):
Mobile (24) (24) 3.081 3.190 3.163
Fixed telephony (17) (19) 564 638 620
Fixed Internet - 2 859 853 854
TV 6 (1) 533 526 527