The ministers' average age when the Governments came to power (1814-present)

Average ages
Start Government Age
1814 First Norwegian Council of State
52.6 years
1814 First Wedel Government
49.5 years
1836 Second Wedel Government and its continuation
58.7 years
1844 Løvenskiold/Vogt Government
60.3 years
1856 Vogt Government
57.7 years
1858 Sibbern/Birch-Motzfeldt Government
56.9 years
1861 Stang Government
54.9 years
1880 Selmer Government
58.7 years
1884 April Government
52.0 years
1884 Johan Sverdrup's Government
54.9 years
1889 Emil Stang's First Government
50.9 years
1891 Johannes W.C. Steen's First Government
51.2 years
1893 Emil Stang's Second Government
51.7 years
1895 Francis Hagerup's First Government
45.1 years
1898 Johannes W.C. Steen's Second Government
56.4 years
1902 Otto A. Blehr's First Government
52.3 years
1903 Francis Hagerup's Second Government
48.0 years
1905 Christian Michelsen's Government
54.9 years
1907 Jørgen G. Løvland's Government
54.0 years
1908 Gunnar Knudsen's First Government
57.6 years
1910 Wollert Konow's (S.B.) Government
57.4 years
1912 Jens K. M. Bratlie's Government
54.6 years
1913 Gunnar Knudsen's Second Government
58.3 years
1920 Otto B. Halvorsen's First Government
54.0 years
1921 Otto A. Blehr's Second Government
57.6 years
1923 Otto B. Halvorsen's Second Government
57.5 years
1923 Abraham T. Berge's Government
61.3 years
1924 Johan Ludvig Mowinckel's First Government
54.1 years
1926 Ivar Lykke's Government
55.4 years
1928 Christopher Hornsrud's Government
51.5 years
1928 Johan Ludvig Mowinckel's Second Government
55.3 years
1931 Peder L. Kolstad's Government
50.1 years
1932 Jens Hundseid's Government
50.5 years
1933 Johan Ludvig Mowinckel's Third Government
56.9 years
1935 Johan Nygaardsvold's Government
51.0 years
1945 Einar Gerhardsen's First Government
49.0 years
1945 Einar Gerhardsen's Second Government
45.0 years
1951 Oscar F. Torp's Government
50.0 years
1955 Einar Gerhardsen's Third Government
53.6 years
1963 John Lyng's Government
52.4 years
1963 Einar Gerhardsen's Fourth Government
52.0 years
1965 Per Borten's Government
50.4 years
1971 Trygve Bratteli's First Government
49.7 years
1972 Lars Korvald's Government
54.4 years
1973 Trygve Bratteli's Second Government
50.3 years
1976 Odvar Nordli's Government
50.4 years
1981 Gro Harlem Brundtland's First Government
49.1 years
1981 Kåre Willoch's First Government
48.0 years
1983 Kåre Willoch's Second Government
50.9 years
1986 Gro Harlem Brundtland's Second Government
47.3 years
1989 Jan P. Syse's Government
48.8 years
1990 Gro Harlem Brundtland's Third Government
48.6 years
1996 Thorbjørn Jagland's Government
44.8 years
1997 Kjell Magne Bondevik's First Government
48.5 years
2000 Jens Stoltenberg's First Government
44.1 years
2001 Kjell Magne Bondevik's Second Government
47.6 years
2005 Jens Stoltenberg's Second Government first term
44.3 years
2009 Jens Stoltenberg's Second Government second term
50.4 years
2013 Erna Solberg's Government
43.6 years

 

Source: NSD´s Archive of Ministers | Condition for Use of Data | Access to Data