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
  • 3.066 million mobile subscriptions (Q4 2016)
  • 4006 employees (Q4 2016)
  • Total revenues of NOK 26.035 million (2016)
  • Monthly Mobile ARPU: NOK 316 (Q4 2016)
  • 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) Fourth quarter Year
2016 2015 2016 2015
Revenues mobile operation
Subscription and traffic 2.774 2.833 11.288 11.544
Interconnect revenues 141 161 585 745
Other mobile revenues 267 255 1.064 998
Non-mobile revenues 694 595 2.084 1.795
Total revenues mobile operation 3.876 3.844 15.021 15.082
Revenues fixed operation
Telephony 428 509 1.806 2.139
Internet and TV 1.408 1.350 5.446 5.414
Data services 127 128 503 506
Other fixed revenues 494 461 1.750 1.698
Total retail revenues 2.457 2.448 9.505 9.758
Wholesale revenues 368 427 1.508 1.703
Total revenues fixed operation 2.825 2.875 11.014 11.460
Total revenues 6.701 6.719 26.035 26.542
EBITDA before other items 2.650 2.617 10.967 11.088
Operating profit 1.362 1.673 6.738 7.218
EBITDA before other items/Total revenues (%) 39.6 39.0 42.1 41.8
Capex 1.516 1.948 4.790 4.844
Investments in businesses - - 100 -
Mobile ARPU - monthly (NOK) 316 314 319 320
Fixed Telephony ARPU 257 269 259 270
Fixed Internet ARPU 361 341 352 345
TV ARPU 292 295 284 291
No. of subscriptions - Change in quarter/Total (in thousands):
Mobile (15) (28) 3.066 3.163
Fixed telephony (18) (18) 546 620
Fixed Internet 5 1 865 854
TV 7 1 541 527