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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Business activities
New orders in industry January 2017 97.2 Index 2010=100 -2.6 % 0 %
Industrial production index January 2017 99 Index 2010=100 2 % 1.3 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households February 2017 7.2 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations February 2017 4.9 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans February 2017 1.58 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2016 63 100 34 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 4th quarter 2016 726 Index 1981=100 0 % 6 %
Labour market
Labour force rate February 2017 72 % 0.7 %-unit
Unemployment rate February 2017 7.4 % -0.2 %-unit
Employment rate February 2017 66.7 % 0.8 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2017 72.4 thousands
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2017 6.9 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2017 67.4 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector December 2016 39 130 SEK -0.1 % 2.3 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector December 2016 164.8 SEK 0.3 % 1.5 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 4th quarter 2016 compared with the previous period 1 % 1 % 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 2.3 % 1 % 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 January 2017 10 005 673 0.08 % 1.49 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate February 2017 1.8 % Compared to same period previous year
Consumer Price Index February 2017 319.73 Index 1980=100 0.7 % 1.8 %
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) February 2017 102.25 Index 2015=100 0.7 % 1.9 %
CPI-CT February 2017 306.23 Index 1980=100 0.7 % 1.8 %
CPIF February 2017 208.84 Index 1987=100 0.7 % 2 %
Producer Price Index January 2017 119.8 Index 2005=100 0.6 % 8.2 %
Import Price Index January 2017 114.4 Index 2005=100 0.8 % 11.3 %
Export Price Index January 2017 115.5 Index 2005=100 0.3 % 10.6 %
Producer Price Index, home sales January 2017 124.4 Index 2005=100 0.8 % 5.8 %
Price Index for domestic supply January 2017 119.4 Index 2005=100 0.8 % 8.5 %
Tjänsteprisindex quarter 4 2016 115.9 Index 2005=100 0.5 % 0.9 %
Trade in goods and services
Index of Service Production January 2017 0.6 Index 2010=100 -2.9 % -0.8 %
Index of Service Production January 2017 6.7 Index 2010=100 2.3 % 3.8 %
Index of Service Production January 2017 1.3 Index 2010=100 2.2 % 2.2 %
Index of Service Production January 2017 2.2 Index 2010=100 2.2 % 1.3 %
Net Trade of Goods January 2017 1.5 SEK billion
Imports of Goods January 2017 101.9 SEK billion 18.1 %
Exports of Goods January 2017 103.4 SEK billion 18.7 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars February 2017 28 484 Number of passenger cars 1.7 %