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Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) – the ability of microbes to resist antimicrobials - remains an alarming global health threat that jeopardises the effectiveness of many 20th century public health advances. In recent years, Norway made important strides in tackling AMR. Yet, more progress is needed.
The tax wedge for the average single worker in Norway remained unchanged at 35.7% in 2021 and 2022. The OECD average tax wedge in 2022 was 34.6% (2021, 34.6%).
The OECD’s annual Revenue Statistics report found that the tax-to-GDP ratio in Norway increased by 3.4 percentage points from 38.8% in 2020 to 42.2% in 2021. Between 2020 and 2021, the OECD average increased from 33.6% to 34.1%.
Si le taux de vaccination élevé de la Norvège a aidé à limiter l’impact du COVID-19 sur sa population et son économie, le pays doit néanmoins s’attaquer à certains enjeux, notamment aux prix élevés du logement et à la baisse du taux d’activité, pour pérenniser ses résultats socioéconomiques solides, selon un nouveau rapport de l’OCDE.
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The Skills Outlook Country Profile details key indicators to assess the extent to which Norway is able to provide strong foundations for lifelong learning; promote effective transitions into further education, training and the labour market and engage adults in learning. It also evaluates the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on adult learning and the labour market.
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Norway has one of the lowest levels of alcohol consumption – 7.4 litres of pure alcohol per capita per year, roughly equivalent to 1.5 bottles of wine or 2.8 litres of beer per week per person aged 15 and over. In addition, in Norway, some population groups are at higher risk than others.