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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Balance of payments and international investment position
Current Account 1st quarter 2020 80.6
Financial Account 1st quarter 2020 85.2
International Investment Position 1st quarter 2020 789.1
Business activities
Utgifter för hård- och mjukvara 2018 61 516
Utgifter för mjukvara 2018 37 687
Expenses on IT-services 2018 69 004
Utgifter för leasing av it-utrustning 2018 6 288
Utgifter för it-tjänster från extern leverantör 2018 49 413
Utgifter för interna it-tjänster 2018 19 591
Production value index June 2020 103.6 0.7 % -8.5 %
New orders in industry June 2020 95.6 6.7 % -11.9 %
Education and research
Företag inom koncern - andel med innovationsverksamhet 2018 59 %
Företag utom koncern - andel med innovationsverksamhet 2018 47 %
Företagens totala innovationsutgifter 2018 35 616
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households June 2020 5.1 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations June 2020 5.2 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans June 2020 1.53 %
Housing, construction and building
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 1st quarter 2020 811 2 % 5 %
Labour market
Labour force rate June 2020 75.1 % -0.2 %-unit
Unemployment rate June 2020 9.8 % 2.6 %-unit
Employment rate June 2020 67.7 % -2.2 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) June 2020 73.0 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) June 2020 9.3 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) June 2020 66.2 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector May 2020 42 620 0.1 % 1.5 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector May 2020 177.70 0.9 % 1.5 %
Living conditions
Internetaccess at home 2019 95 %
Used the internet several times during the day 2019 84 %
Bought food or groceries online 2019 19 %
Received fradulent messages (Phishing) 2019 37 %
Due to security concerns prevented to provide personal information on social networks 2019 35 %
Instant messaged online 2019 67 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 1st quarter 2020 compared with the previous period 1 243 367 mnkr 0.1 % 0.4 %
National Accounts, GDP 2019 5 020 803
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2019 5 147 496
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 1st quarter 2020 compared with the same period previous year 1 243 367 mnkr 0.1 % 0.4 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2019 488
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2019 501
Population
Population May 2020 10 348 730 0.02 % 0.7 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF July 2020 compared with the same period previous year 220.6 0.2 % 0.5 %
Inflation rate according to CPI July 2020 compared with the same period previous year 337.6 0.2 % 0.5 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) July 2020 337.57 0.2 % 0.5 %
Producer Price Index June 2020 109.9 -0.2 % -3.8 %
Import Price Index June 2020 108.4 -0.5 % -6.8 %
Export Price Index June 2020 110.0 -1.5 % -5.9 %
Producer Price Index, home sales June 2020 109.8 1.2 % -1.7 %
Price Index for domestic supply June 2020 109.1 0.3 % -4.5 %
Service Producer Price Index 2nd quarter 2020 106.2 -0.3 % 0.7 %
Trade in goods and services
Retail trade index, monthly change June 2020 1.2 % 3.9 % 2.3 %
Retail trade index, yearly change June 2020 3.9 % 2.3 % 1.2 %
Net Trade of Goods June 2020 4.9
Imports of Goods June 2020 114.1 -5.3 %
Exports of Goods June 2020 119.0 -2.5 %
Tjänstehandelsnetto quarter 1 2020 -3 836
Export av tjänster quarter 1 2020 164 348 654 kronor 0.4 %
Import av tjänster quarter 1 2020 168 184 776 kronor 0.5 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars July 2020 23 804 -4.6 %