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
  • 3.215 million mobile subscriptions (Q2 2015)
  • 4225 employees (Q2 2015)
  • Total revenues of NOK 26.186 million (2014)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 323 (Q2 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 150 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 1st half year Year
2015 2014 2015 2014 2014
(NOK in millions)
Revenues mobile operation
Subscription and traffic 2.894 2.719 5.687 5.290 10.947
Interconnect revenues 215 206 426 400 809
Other mobile revenues 239 345 538 678 1.387
Non-mobile revenues 444 292 829 553 1.282
Total revenues mobile operation 3.792 3.562 7.480 6.920 14.426
Revenues fixed operation
Telephony 544 619 1.114 1.243 2.445
Internet and TV 1.342 1.324 2.694 2.647 5.357
Data services 122 115 252 227 464
Other fixed revenues 397 417 830 813 1.653
Total retail revenues 2.405 2.475 4.889 4.931 9.920
Wholesale revenues 408 467 860 929 1.840
Total revenues fixed operation 2.813 2.942 5.750 5.860 11.759
Total revenues 6.605 6.504 13.229 12.780 26.186
EBITDA before other items 2.723 2.783 5.516 5.441 11.255
Operating profit 1.775 1.922 3.644 3.429 7.430
EBITDA before other items/Total revenues (%) 41.2 42.8 41.7 42.6 43.0
Capex 1.039 991 1.887 2.040 4.210
Investments in businesses - - - - 9
Mobile ARPU - monthly (NOK) 323 304 317 295 305
Fixed Telephony ARPU 272 271 274 268 272
Fixed Internet ARPU 341 339 343 338 342
TV ARPU 291 273 288 275 280
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):
Mobile 6 (12) 3.215 3.205 3.218
Fixed telephony (20) (22) 657 751 701
Fixed Internet (4) (3) 851 862 855
TV 2 1 528 530 531