According to an analysis made by the media survey company, Retriever Norway, based on 500 Norwegian news sources, the American president is the most mentioned person in the press in Norway, reported the Norwegian news bureau.
Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik is number two on the list, mentioned about 9,700 times. Bondevik is followed by the leader of the Conservative Party, Erna Solberg, the only woman in the top twenty names mentioned. Solberg was mentioned about 9,000 times.
The next woman on the list appearing, as number 21, is Minister of Culture and Church Affairs Valgerd Svarstad Haugland. There are only a total of 17 women on the list of the 100 most mentioned people in Norwegian media.