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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Business activities
New orders in industry March 2017 107.7 Index 2010=100 2,3 % 13,4 %
Industrial production index March 2017 102 Index 2010=100 0,3 % 3,8 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households March 2017 7.3 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations March 2017 5.3 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans March 2017 1.59 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2016 63 100 34 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 1st quarter 2017 742 Index 1981=100 2 % 8 %
Labour market
Labour force rate March 2017 72.1 % 0,3 %-unit
Unemployment rate March 2017 6.8 % -0,9 %-unit
Employment rate March 2017 67.2 % 1,0 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) March 2017 72.5 thousands
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) March 2017 6.6 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) March 2017 67.7 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector February 2017 39 240 SEK 0,0 % 2,3 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector February 2017 164.3 SEK 0,0 % 2,0 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 4th quarter 2016 compared with the previous period 1 139 623 1,0 % 2,3 %
National Accounts, GDP 2016 4 378 578 SEK millions, current prices
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2016 4 448 683 SEK millions, current prices
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 4th quarter 2016 compared with the same period previous year 1 139 623 1.0 % 2,3 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2016 441 SEK thousands, current prices 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2016 448 SEK thousands, current prices 0 % 0 %
Population
Population March 2017 10 023 893 0.08 % 1,5 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate April 2017 1.9 % Compared to same period previous year
Consumer Price Index April 2017 321.54 Index 1980=100 1 % 1,9 %
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) April 2017 102.84 Index 2015=100 1 % 2,0 %
CPI-CT April 2017 308.04 Index 1980=100 1 % 1,9 %
CPIF April 2017 210.02 Index 1987=100 1 % 2,0 %
Producer Price Index March 2017 118.8 Index 2005=100 -0,1 % 6,5 %
Import Price Index March 2017 111.7 Index 2005=100 -0,7 % 6,7 %
Export Price Index March 2017 113.7 Index 2005=100 0,0 % 7,5 %
Producer Price Index, home sales March 2017 124.3 Index 2005=100 -0,1 % 5,5 %
Price Index for domestic supply March 2017 117.9 Index 2005=100 -0,4 % 6 %
Service Producer Price Index 1st quarter 2017 116.8 1,3 %
Trade in goods and services
Index of Service Production March 2017 0.4 Index 2010=100 1,4 % 0,8 %
Index of Service Production March 2017 4.1 Index 2010=100 2,6 % 2,4 %
Index of Service Production March 2017 -0.4 Index 2010=100 1,9 % 2,2 %
Index of Service Production March 2017 1.9 Index 2010=100 2,2 % -0,4 %
Net Trade of Goods March 2017 -0.8 SEK billion
Imports of Goods March 2017 120 SEK billion 17,6 %
Exports of Goods March 2017 119.2 SEK billion 14,8 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars April 2017 31 841 Number of passenger cars -9.7 %