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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 4th quarter 2019 38.8
Financial Account 4th quarter 2019 108.9
International Investment Position 4th quarter 2019 1 050.3
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 February 2020 114.4 index -0.3 % 0.6 %
New orders in industry January 2020 109.2 index 3.5 % 2.2 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households February 2020 5.2 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations February 2020 3.9 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans February 2020 1.55 %
Housing, construction and building
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 4th quarter 2019 799 0 % 4 %
Labour market
Labour force rate February 2020 73.4 % 1.0 %-unit
Unemployment rate February 2020 8.2 % 0.9 %-unit
Employment rate February 2020 67.4 % 0.3 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2020 73.7 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2020 7.2 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2020 68.4 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector December 2019 42 300 0.1 % 2.8 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector December 2019 176.10 0.8 % 2.2 %
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) 4th quarter 2019 compared with the previous period 1 287 773 mnkr 0.2 % 0.8 %
National Accounts, GDP 2019 5 026 469
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2019 5 154 190
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 4th quarter 2019 compared with the same period previous year 1 287 773 mnkr 0.2 % 0.8 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2019 489
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2019 501
Population
Population February 2020 10 338 368 0.03 % 0.9 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF February 2020 compared with the same period previous year 218.7 0.5 % 1.0 %
Inflation rate according to CPI February 2020 compared with the same period previous year 334.5 0.5 % 1.0 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) February 2020 334.47 0.5 % 1.0 %
Producer Price Index February 2020 112.5 -0.6 % -1.2 %
Import Price Index February 2020 112.9 -0.9 % 0.4 %
Export Price Index February 2020 112.6 -0.4 % -1.3 %
Producer Price Index, home sales February 2020 112.4 -0.6 % -1.1 %
Price Index for domestic supply February 2020 112.7 -0.8 % -0.4 %
Service Producer Price Index 4th quarter 2019 106.2 0.0 % 2.3 %
Trade in goods and services
Retail trade index, monthly change February 2020 0.2 % 2.8 % 2.8 %
Retail trade index, yearly change February 2020 2.8 % 2.8 % 0.2 %
Net Trade of Goods February 2020 13.2
Imports of Goods February 2020 113.8 -3.1 %
Exports of Goods February 2020 127.0 4.0 %
Tjänstehandelsnetto quarter 4 2019 7 677
Export av tjänster quarter 4 2019 188 661 6344 kronor 3.5 %
Import av tjänster quarter 4 2019 180 984 7029 kronor 4.0 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars March 2020 28 535 -8.2 %