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Labour Party
Leader Jens Stoltenberg
Parliamentary leader Helga Pedersen
Founded 1887
Headquarters Youngstorget 2 A, 5th floor Oslo
Youth wing Workers' Youth League
Membership 200,500 (peak, 1950)
55,869 (2011)
Ideology Social democracy,
Democratic socialism
Political position Centre-Left
European affiliation Party of European Socialists
International affiliation Socialist International *
Nordic affiliation SAMAK
Colours Red
Slogan "Alle skal med"
("Everyone shall be included")
Parliament
64 / 169
County Councils
273 / 728
Municipal / City Councils
3,373 / 10,781
Sami Parliament
14 / 39

* Formerly member of Comintern (1919–1923) and Labour and Socialist International (1938–1940).

The Norwegian Labour Party has been, since its founding in 1887, the main political party of the left in Norway. It is currently the party of government in the country. It is the biggest party in Norway.

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