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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Business activities
Expenses on IT-services 2017 76 418
Utgifter för hård- och mjukvara 2017 65 194
Utgifter för mjukvara 2017 40 021
Production value index July 2019 113.6 index 0.7 % 2.3 %
New orders in industry July 2019 110.0 index 0.4 % -2.2 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households July 2019 4.9 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations July 2019 5.5 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans July 2019 1.52 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2017 64 000 8 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 2nd quarter 2019 781 1 % 2 %
Labour market
Labour force rate July 2019 74.9 % -0.4 %-unit
Unemployment rate July 2019 6.9 % 0.9 %-unit
Employment rate July 2019 69.8 % -1.0 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) July 2019 73.1 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) July 2019 6.8 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) July 2019 68.2 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector June 2019 41 740 -0.2 % 2.6 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector June 2019 175.00 0.2 % 2.2 %
Living conditions
Internetaccess at home 2018 93 %
Applied for a loan or credit online 2018 15 %
Participated in social networks 2018 66 %
Boughth medicine online 2018 20 %
Taken an online course 2018 31 %
Listened to music online 2018 65 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 2nd quarter 2019 compared with the previous period 1 269 585 mnkr 0.1 % 1.0 %
National Accounts, GDP 2018 4 833 672
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2018 4 908 818
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 2nd quarter 2019 compared with the same period previous year 1 269 585 mnkr 0.1 % 1.0 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2018 475 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2018 482 0 % 0 %
Population
Population July 2019 10 290 832 0.08 % 1.1 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF August 2019 compared with the same period previous year 218.7 -0.4 % 1.3 %
Inflation rate according to CPI August 2019 compared with the same period previous year 334.4 -0.4 % 1.4 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) August 2019 334.39 -0.4 % 1.4 %
Producer Price Index July 2019 114.7 0.3 % 2.0 %
Import Price Index July 2019 115.2 -0.9 % 0.6 %
Export Price Index July 2019 116.6 -0.3 % 2.5 %
Producer Price Index, home sales July 2019 112.9 1.1 % 1.6 %
Price Index for domestic supply July 2019 114.2 0.0 % 1.2 %
Service Producer Price Index 2nd quarter 2019 105.5 1.3 % 2.5 %
Trade in goods and services
Retail trade index, monthly change July 2019 0.4 % 4.3 % 2.5 %
Retail trade index, yearly change July 2019 4.3 % 2.5 % 0.4 %
Net Trade of Goods July 2019 6.7
Imports of Goods July 2019 116.1 5.8 %
Exports of Goods July 2019 122.8 13.2 %
Tjänstehandelsnetto quarter 2 2019 5 240
Export av tjänster quarter 2 2019 177 261
Import av tjänster quarter 2 2019 172 021
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars August 2019 30 493 18.4 %