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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 February 2018 111.5 index 0.4 % 4.9 %
New orders in industry February 2018 109.6 index 0.2 % 1.3 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households February 2018 7.0 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations February 2018 6.0 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans February 2018 1.55 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2016 60 800 26 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 4th quarter 2017 785 0 % 8 %
Labour market
Labour force rate February 2018 72.2 % 0.2 %-unit
Unemployment rate February 2018 6.3 % -1.1 %-unit
Employment rate February 2018 67.7 % 1.0 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2018 72.9 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2018 6.3 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) February 2018 68.3 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector December 2017 40 080 0.1 % 2.5 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector December 2017 168.10 0.6 % 2.1 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 4th quarter 2017 compared with the previous period 1 195 930 mnkr 0.9 % 3.3 %
National Accounts, GDP 2017 4 604 205
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2017 4 670 713
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 4th quarter 2017 compared with the same period previous year 1 195 930 mnkr 0.9 % 3.3 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2017 458 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2017 464 0 % 0 %
Population
Population February 2018 10 135 303 0.06 % 1.2 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF March 2018 compared with the same period previous year 213.1 0.3 % 2.0 %
Inflation rate according to CPI March 2018 compared with the same period previous year 325.8 0.3 % 1.9 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) March 2018 325.76 0.3 % 1.9 %
Producer Price Index February 2018 107.2 -0.5 % 2.8 %
Import Price Index February 2018 105.6 -1.7 % 2.6 %
Export Price Index February 2018 106.0 -1.0 % 2.4 %
Producer Price Index, home sales February 2018 108.4 0.1 % 3.1 %
Price Index for domestic supply February 2018 107.0 -0.8 % 2.9 %
Service Producer Price Index 4th quarter 2017 117.3 0.0 % 1.2 %
Trade in goods and services
Index of Service Production February 2018 0.0 % 0.7 % 0.9 %
Index of Service Production February 2018 0.7 % 0.9 % 0.0 %
Net Trade of Goods February 2018 -3.4
Imports of Goods February 2018 112.0 10.1 %
Exports of Goods February 2018 108.6 8.1 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars March 2018 37 957 antal bilar -3.8 %