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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Business activities
New orders in industry April 2017 100.9 index -4.0 % 4.4 %
Industrial production index April 2017 98.8 index -2.4 % 0.8 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households May 2017 6.9 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations May 2017 4.7 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans May 2017 1.57 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2016 63 100 antal lägenheter 34 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 1st quarter 2017 742 index 2 % 8 %
Labour market
Labour force rate May 2017 72.6 % 0.2 %-unit
Unemployment rate May 2017 7.2 % -0.4 %-unit
Employment rate May 2017 67.4 % 0.5 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) May 2017 72.6 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) May 2017 6.7 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) May 2017 67.8 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector March 2017 39 190 kronor 0.0 % 2.2 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector March 2017 163.4 kronor -0.5 % 1.1 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 1st quarter 2017 compared with the previous period 1 094 652 mnkr 0.4 % 2.2 %
National Accounts, GDP 2016 4 375 176
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2016 4 451 378
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 1st quarter 2017 compared with the same period previous year 1 094 652 mnkr 0.4 % 2.2 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2016 441 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2016 449 0 % 0 %
Population
Population April 2017 10 032 357 antal personer 0.08 % 1.5 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate May 2017 1.7 %
Consumer Price Index May 2017 321.74 % 0.1 % 1.7 %
Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) May 2017 102.89 % 0.0 % 1.8 %
CPI-CT May 2017 308.24 % 0.1 % 1.8 %
CPIF May 2017 210.18 % 0.1 % 1.9 %
Producer Price Index May 2017 118.5 % 0.0 % 7.2 %
Import Price Index May 2017 112.4 % 0.3 % 8.4 %
Export Price Index May 2017 114.6 % 0.5 % 9.2 %
Producer Price Index, home sales May 2017 122.7 % -0.6 % 5.1 %
Price Index for domestic supply May 2017 117.5 % -0.2 % 6.7 %
Service Producer Price Index 1st quarter 2017 116.8 % 1.3 %
Trade in goods and services
Index of Service Production April 2017 0.0 1.7 % 0.8 %
Index of Service Production April 2017 3.5 5.1 % 3.6 %
Index of Service Production May 2017 0.4 % 2.4 % 2.9 %
Index of Service Production May 2017 2.4 % 2.9 % 0.4 %
Net Trade of Goods May 2017 2.8 miljarder kronor
Imports of Goods May 2017 111.2 miljarder kronor 11.3 %
Exports of Goods May 2017 114.0 miljarder kronor 18.4 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars May 2017 37 151 antal bilar 1.5 %