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Development in protected coastal zones

The statistics describe the extent to which coastal areas and beaches are affected by the settlements. The statistics contain data on the major coastal and beach areas that are affected by the settlements and the number of buildings that are close to coasts and beaches, i.e. buildings located within 100 metres from the water.

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Developed land in shoreline protection areas

2015-11-11

During the period 2010–2014 nearly 57 000 new buildings were completed in Sweden. Of these buildings, 15 percent were within 100 metres of the water. This is the zone that usually consists of shoreline protection areas. During the period 2006-2009, the new buildings close to the shoreline comprised 16 percent of all buildings.

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Publications

Title Language Type Date
Buildings erected close to shores 2010–2014 Swedish with elements of English SM 2015-11-11
Coast and shores influenced by buildings Swedish with elements of English SM 2011-10-19
Bebyggd mark i strandskyddsområden 2006–2009 Swedish with elements of English SM 2011-03-31
Bebyggd mark i strandskyddsområden 2001–2005 Swedish with elements of English SM 2007-06-29
Coast and shores influenced by buildings Swedish with elements of English SM 2004-02-12
Coast and shores influenced by buildings Swedish with elements of English SM 2002-07-29
Development in coastal zones alonge the western coast of Sweden Swedish with elements of English SM 1999-06-30

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