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TABLE-Norway's budget sees 2013 non-oil GDP up 2.9 pct

OSLO, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Norway's government made the following economic forecasts in its 2013 budget proposal on Monday.

(percentage change unless stated)

2013 2012 Oct May Oct May GDP, overall 2.5 n/a 3.1 2.4 GDP ex-oil, gas 2.9 n/a 3.7 2.7 Core CPI 1.7 n/a 1.3 1.4 Unemployment rate 3.2 n/a 3.1 3.3 Average oil price NOK 625 n/a 637 650

NOTE: Oil price given in Norwegian crowns per barrel

(Reporting by Oslo newsroom)

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Keywords: NORWAY BUDGET/