Norway Data

The EASIE data collection takes place every two years. Country data is added to this website as and when it becomes available. The default view is the most recent school year available. The data is presented in up to six tables, focusing on different aspects of inclusive education. Unless stated otherwise in the notes, the data displayed is from the selected school year.

2014/2015 Data:

Norway - 2014_2015 - Table 1

Question ISCED 1 ISCED 2 Sources used Notes
1 How many school aged children are there at: 433,661 188,908 Eurostat annual population data at 1 January 2015
2 How many pupils are enrolled in all formal educational settings in: 430,864 188,132 Statistics Norway
3 How many pupils are out of any formal educational settings in: M M GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System) The total for ISCED 1 and 2 is 314. There is no data breakdown for ISCED 1 and ISCED 2 for this question. The data collected refers to the number of pupils who have not attended compulsory primary education and who are still outside school on 1 October. Pupils with documented absences or pupils who have moved out of the country are not counted. Children receiving home education are counted.
4 How many pupils are enrolled in mainstream formal educational settings with their non-disabled peers in: 430,307 187,414 GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System)
5 How many pupils are enrolled and educated in mainstream classes with their non-disabled peers for at least 80% of the time in: 428,934 186,141 GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System) Approximately 80% of the time (it is not possible to say how much of the time).

Norway - 2014_2015 - Table 2

Question 9 years 15 years Sources used Notes
1 How many children are aged: 61,324 64,031 Eurostat annual population data at 1 January 2015
2 How many pupils are enrolled in all formal educational settings aged: 60,991 63,836 Statistics Norway The data is based on grade, not age. 9 years = grade 4 and 15 years = grade 10. These are the numbers that are reported to UNESCO-UIS/OECD/Eurostat.
3 How many pupils are out of any formal educational settings aged: NA NA
4 How many pupils are enrolled in mainstream formal educational settings with their non-disabled peers in: NA NA
5 How many pupils are enrolled and educated in mainstream classes with their non-disabled peers for at least 80% of the time in: NA NA

Norway - 2014_2015 - Table 3

Question ISCED 1 ISCED 2 Sources used Notes
1 How many pupils have an official decision of SEN in: 29,845 19,827 GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System)
2 How many pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in formal mainstream educational settings with their non disabled peers of the same age for at least 80% of the time in: 27,915 17,836 GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System) Approximately 80% of the time (it is not possible to say how much of the time).
3 How many pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special classes in mainstream schools in: 1,373 1,273 GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System)
4 How many pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special schools in: 557 718 GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System)
5 How many pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in non-formal educational provision maintained by the education, health, social or justice sectors in: NA NA Norway does not have separate segregated units or classes that are not linked to any schools.

Norway - 2014_2015 - Table 4

Question ISCED 1 Male ISCED 1 Female ISCED 2 Male ISCED 2 Female Sources used Notes
1 How many male and female pupils have an official decision of SEN in: 20,618 9,227 13,121 6,706 GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System)
2 How many male and female pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in formal mainstream educational settings with their non disabled peers of the same age for at least 80% of the time in: NA NA NA NA
3 How many male and female pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special classes in mainstream schools in: NA NA NA NA
4 How many male and female pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special schools in: NA NA NA NA
5 How many male and female pupils with an official decision of SEN are educated in non-formal educational provision maintained by the education, health, social or justice sectors in: NA NA NA NA

Norway - 2014_2015 - Table 5

Ages 1 How many pupils of each age have an official decision of SEN in ISCED level 1: 2 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in formal mainstream educational settings with their non disabled peers of the same age for at least 80% of the time in ISCED level 1: 3 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special classes in mainstream schools in ISCED level 1: 4 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special schools in ISCED level 1: 5 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in non-formal educational provision maintained by the education, health, social or justice sectors in ISCED level 1: Sources used Notes
< 3 year olds GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System) The data is based on grade, not age.
3 year olds
4 year olds
5 year olds
6 year olds 2,298 NA NA NA NA
7 year olds 2,643 NA NA NA NA
8 year olds 3,535 NA NA NA NA
9 year olds 4,193 NA NA NA NA
10 year olds 5,171 NA NA NA NA
11 year olds 5,774 NA NA NA NA
12 year olds 6,231 NA NA NA NA
13 year olds
14 year olds
15 year olds
16 year olds
17 year olds
18 year olds
19 year olds
20 year olds
21 year olds
22 year olds
23 year olds
>23 year olds

Norway - 2014_2015 - Table 6

Ages 1 How many pupils of each age have an official decision of SEN in ISCED level 2: 2 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in formal mainstream educational settings with their non disabled peers of the same age for at least 80% of the time in ISCED level 2: 3 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special classes in mainstream schools in ISCED level 2: 4 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in separate special schools in ISCED level 2: 5 How many pupils of each age with an official decision of SEN are educated in non-formal educational provision maintained by the education, health, social or justice sectors in ISCED level 2: Sources used Notes
< 3 year olds GSI (Primary and Lower-Secondary School Information System) The data is based on grade, not age.
3 year olds
4 year olds
5 year olds
6 year olds
7 year olds
8 year olds
9 year olds
10 year olds
11 year olds
12 year olds
13 year olds 6,217 NA NA NA NA
14 year olds 6,496 NA NA NA NA
15 year olds 7,114 NA NA NA NA
16 year olds
17 year olds
18 year olds
19 year olds
20 year olds
21 year olds
22 year olds
23 year olds
>23 year olds

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