INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Statistics Norway

LMO Description
Organisation: 
Statistics Norway
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    Kingsdom of Norway
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>Formal mandate by Statistical Act to gather georeferenced information for making official statistics; related to i.e. statistical units, buildings, population enterprises, land use and agriculture.</p>
    Main Activities: 
    Official statistics in Norway
    Comments: 
    Foreseen roles are none-binding
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    National
    Kingdom of Norway
    Societal Sector: 
    Central government
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    Previous work as geodata coordinator in a municipality. Work with environmental statistics and national maps and georeferenced registers in Norway. Statistics related to socio-economic topics; buildings, dwellings, population, urban settlements, centre zones, neighborhoods, land use, statistical grids etc. President of European Forum for GeoStatistics.
    Primary Business: 
    Statistics
    Environmental application domains: 
    Official statistics