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Health at a Glance provides the latest comparable data and trends on population health and health system performance. This Country Note shows how Norway compares to other OECD countries across indicators in the report.
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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%.
Biographical note of Norway's Permanent Representative to the OECD.
Norway’s high vaccination rate has helped to limit the impact of COVID-19 on its population and economy, yet the country must tackle challenges including high house prices and falling labour force participation to sustain its strong socio-economic outcomes, according to a new OECD report.
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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.