Kantar TNS Norge
Previously TNS Gallup Norway. Data on media penetration and consumption in Norway. Responsible for the official radio listening data, the Norwegian TV meter survey and newspaper readership. Data on daily coverage for national media groups (survey Forbruker & Media) and Internet traffic data (number of users per website, sessions, etc.).
KIA – Kommittén för Internet Annonsering
Branch committee whose objective is to reach a common standard for measuring advertising on the Internet. KIA Index presents weekly internet traffic data. (The website is in Swedish only)
Branch organisation for booksellers in Finland. Provides detailed statistics on members' book sales.
Kulturanalys Norden is tasked with generating statistics and knowledge that are useful to decision-makers seeking to advance Nordic cultural policy and enhance Nordic cultural life. The agency is hosted by Myndigheten för Kulturanalys (Swedish Agency for Cultural Policy Analysis).
Film på bio i Norden/Films in Cinemas in the Nordic Region is the first report in a series of cultural statistics. It presents key figures and comparative data for films in cinemas in the Nordic countries, and trends over time. The data are retrieved from the national statistical offices, film institutes and from Nordicom. Tables are presented in Swedish and English, summary in English.
Information about radio and TV in Denmark; news and legislation.
Authority responsible for government subsidies to books, periodicals and phonograms.
National library. Information on book production from Libris online database Nationalbibliografin covering Swedish literature. The website also provides Swedish periodica online.
Kungliga biblioteket - Nya Lundstedt
National library. Nya Lundstedt is an online free accessible database on Swedish newspapers and periodicals. It contains data on frequency, circulation, format, editors etc., and covers newspapers from the turn of the 20th century and forward. Svensk Periodicaförteckning, a catalogue covering periodicals, is published triennually. (In Swedish only)
Kungliga biblioteket – Biblioteksstatistik
Since 2011 the Royal Library – National Library of Sweden is responsible for collecting and publishing the official statistics on libraries and library loans in Sweden. This site is available in Swedish only – nevertheless “Rapport Bibliotek” (pdf) contains an English glossary and English translation on every table and figure.
KVF – Kringvarp Føroya
Public service TV and radio broadcaster in the Faroe Islands. The annual reports provide audience and content data. (The website is in Faroese only).
The centre supports production, distribution and promotion of Icelandic films, and gathers and publishes information about Icelandic films.
Bibliographical information on books, magazines and journals published in Iceland.
Nordic company database. Information on financial data, contacts, etc., for companies in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Four country web sites and language versions: largestcompanies.dk, largestcompanies.fi, largestcompanies.no and largestcompanies.se.
Liikenne- ja viestintäministeriö, Kommunikationsministeriet
The Mass Media Unit of the Ministry of Transport and Communications handles television and radio broadcasting, mass media legislation, newspaper subsidies, economy and research on mass media and postal affairs. Provides a variety of data on mass media in Finland.
LLA – Landslaget for Lokalaviser
Branch organisation for local newspapers in Norway. Information (circulation, etc.) about member newspapers. (The website is in Norwegian only)
LUMIERE database on admissions of films released in Europe
The database LUMIERE provides a systematic compilation of available data on admissions of the films released in European cinemas since 1996. The database is the result of the collaboration between the European Audiovisual Observatory and the various specialised national sources as well as the MEDIA Programme of the European Union.
MAVISE TV database
The database MAVISE offers data on TV markets, television channels and online audiovisual services in the European Union. MAVISE is available on the website of EAO, a European public service body comprising 40 member states and the European Community, represented by the European Commission. See also EAO, under "General Audiovisual Statistics".
MBL – Mediebedriftenes Landsforening
The media trade- and tariff organisation in Norway, of which the largest members are newspaper groups. Publishes Aviskatalogen [The Newspaper Catalogue] which contains annual data on circulation, readership, etc. of newspapers and periodicals in Norway, www.aviskatalogen.no. The statistics on newspapers cover almost all of the market, whereas the data on periodicals include only principal titles. (The website is in Norwegian only)
Media Audit Finland
Annual circulation statistics for newspapers and periodicals in Finland. The statistics cover the entire newspaper market and principal periodical titles. (The organisation was previously named Levikintarkastus Oy, Finsk upplagskontroll, Finnish Audit Bureau of Circulations.)