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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 May 2019 114.4 index -0.1 % 2.3 %
New orders in industry May 2019 110.2 index 1.1 % 3.2 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households May 2019 5.0 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations May 2019 6.1 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans May 2019 1.52 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2017 64 000 8 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 1st quarter 2019 773 1 % 0 %
Labour market
Labour force rate May 2019 72.9 % -0.3 %-unit
Unemployment rate May 2019 6.8 % 0.3 %-unit
Employment rate May 2019 67.9 % -0.6 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) May 2019 73.3 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) May 2019 6.3 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) May 2019 68.7 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector April 2019 41 500 0.4 % 2.2 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector April 2019 173.40 1.1 % 2.0 %
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) 1st quarter 2019 compared with the previous period 1 204 480 mnkr 0.6 % 2.1 %
National Accounts, GDP 2018 4 789 853
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2018 4 865 480
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 1st quarter 2019 compared with the same period previous year 1 204 480 mnkr 0.6 % 2.1 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2018 471 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2018 478 0 % 0 %
Population
Population May 2019 10 272 518 0.07 % 1.1 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF June 2019 compared with the same period previous year 218.7 -0.1 % 1.7 %
Inflation rate according to CPI June 2019 compared with the same period previous year 334.5 -0.1 % 1.8 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) June 2019 334.47 -0.1 % 1.8 %
Producer Price Index May 2019 114.5 0.0 % 3.5 %
Import Price Index May 2019 115.5 0.4 % 2.5 %
Export Price Index May 2019 116.3 0.3 % 3.5 %
Producer Price Index, home sales May 2019 112.7 -0.3 % 3.6 %
Price Index for domestic supply May 2019 114.2 0.1 % 3.0 %
Service Producer Price Index 1st quarter 2019 104.1 0.3 % 1.6 %
Trade in goods and services
Retail trade index, monthly change May 2019 -2.0 % -0.5 % 1.9 %
Retail trade index, yearly change May 2019 -0.5 % 1.9 % -2.0 %
Net Trade of Goods May 2019 8.3
Imports of Goods May 2019 128.6 -1.7 %
Exports of Goods May 2019 136.9 10.0 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars June 2019 33 119 -51.0 %