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New construction of residential buildings

Official statistics of Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2022-05-23

Statistics show the scope and direction of construction of residential buildings, such as started and completed dwelling units by different building types, and new additions of residential buildings in more detail with regard to dwelling design. In addition, regional and municipal variations are presented.

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New construction of residential buildings. Started dwellings 2021, preliminary figures


According to preliminary figures for 2021, the construction of 63 900 dwellings was started in new buildings. This is 16 percent up from 2020, when construction of 54 869 dwellings was started.

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