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    Turnover in environmental sector unchanged but exports increasing

    In 2015, turnover in the environmental goods and services sector (EGSS) was SEK 225 billion. Turnover is at the same level as in 2014, but decreased in recent years, primarily in the renewable energy area. However, in 2015 exports increased by about SEK 1 billion and amounted to SEK 38 billion.

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    Reduced surplus in the current account

    The current account resulted in a surplus of SEK 57 billion in the third quarter. In the corresponding quarter last year the surplus was SEK 59 billion. The surplus in primary income increased compared with the third quarter last year.

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    New cars increased by 0.1 percent

    During November 2016 a total of 32 396 passenger cars were newly registered, an increase of 0.1 percent compared to November last year. This is according to Transport Analysis monthly official statistics on newly registered vehicles.

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    Insurance companies’ investment assets continue to increase

    Insurance companies’ investment assets continued to increase in the third quarter 2016. Both life insurance companies and non-life insurance companies contributed to the increase during the quarter.

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  • 88 000 residents now have the chance to have their say about their municipality

    The time has come for the autumn round of Statistics Sweden's Citizen Survey. Some 88 000 residents in 81 municipalities around Sweden will be receiving a questionnaire in the post and will thus have the chance to have their say about the activities in their municipalities and what it is like to live there.

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     of 10 individuals made purchases online in the first quarter in 2016. 

  • New method produces more current environmental accounts

    On 29 April the environmental accounts at Statistics Sweden will publish statistics on emissions to air for 2015. 

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