TN 2 (12-94)
GN 01711.010 Overview of the Norwegian Social Security System - Introduction
Norway provides old-age, survivors, and disability benefits through two separate programs:
a basic pension program that pays residence-based benefits, and
a supplementary pension program that pays earnings-related benefits.
In addition to retirement, survivors and disability benefits, the Norwegian system also provides medical and health insurance benefits, unemployment benefits and occupational injury benefits.