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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Business activities
Expenses on IT-services 2016 65 166
Production value index November 2017 111.5 1.3 % 6.6 %
New orders in industry November 2017 105.9 index 2.6 % 7.9 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households November 2017 7.1 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations November 2017 4.9 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans November 2017 1.57 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2016 60 800 26 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 3rd quarter 2017 783 2 % 8 %
Labour market
Labour force rate November 2017 71.9 % 0.2 %-unit
Unemployment rate November 2017 5.8 % -0.4 %-unit
Employment rate November 2017 67.8 % 0.5 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) November 2017 72.9 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) November 2017 6.6 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) November 2017 68.1 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector October 2017 39 900 0.2 % 2.1 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector October 2017 166.40 0.7 % 1.6 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 3rd quarter 2017 compared with the previous period 1 060 340 mnkr 0.8 % 2.9 %
National Accounts, GDP 2016 4 404 802
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2016 4 474 680
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 3rd quarter 2017 compared with the same period previous year 1 060 340 mnkr 0.8 % 2.9 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2016 444 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2016 451 0 % 0 %
Population
Population November 2017 10 112 669 0.08 % 1.3 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF December 2017 compared with the same period previous year 212.7 % 0.4 % 1.9 %
Inflation rate according to CPI December 2017 compared with the same period previous year 325.2 % 0.4 % 1.7 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) December 2017 325.23 0.4 % 1.7 %
Producer Price Index November 2017 119.9 % 1.5 % 2.7 %
Import Price Index November 2017 113.6 % 2.0 % 3.5 %
Export Price Index November 2017 114.5 % 2.0 % 2.0 %
Producer Price Index, home sales November 2017 125.7 % 1.0 % 3.4 %
Price Index for domestic supply November 2017 119.6 % 1.5 % 3.5 %
Service Producer Price Index 3rd quarter 2017 117.3 % -0.1 % 1.7 %
Trade in goods and services
Index of Service Production November 2017 0.9 % 3.8 % 2.4 %
Index of Service Production November 2017 3.8 % 2.4 % 0.9 %
Net Trade of Goods November 2017 -3.0
Imports of Goods November 2017 121.0 5.1 %
Exports of Goods November 2017 118.0 4.4 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars December 2017 35 357 antal bilar -6.6 %