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    37 500 dwellings completed in 2015

    Last year a total of 34 603 newly built dwellings were completed. These completed dwellings comprised 9 038 dwellings in one-or two-dwelling buildings and 25 565 dwellings in multi-dwelling buildings. In addition, 2 946 dwellings were completed through conversion of existing multi-dwelling buildings. As a result, the total number of new and converted dwellings was 37 549 in 2015.

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    Increased industrial production

    Industrial production increased in March by 1.4 percent compared with February in seasonally adjusted figures. Compared with March 2015, industrial production increased by 5.5 percent in calendar adjusted figures.

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    Increased orders for industry

    Orders for industry increased in March by 1.7 percent compared with February, in seasonally adjusted figures. Compared with March of the previous year, orders for industry increased by 2.1 percent, in calendar adjusted figures.

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    Index of Service Production increased in March

    The Index of Service Production increased by 0.9 percent in March compared with February in seasonally adjusted series. For the three-month period January –March 2016, production decreased by 1.2 percent in seasonally adjusted series compared with October–December 2015. The Index of Service Production increased by 1.2 percent in volume and working day adjusted figures in March, compared with the same month previous year.

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  • 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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    Million tonnes of carbon dioxide correspond to the emissions of greenhouse gases from Swedish industry and households in 2015, according to preliminary statistics from the environmental accounts. This is a decrease of 0.7 percent since 2014.

    Read more about emissions

  • European GDP flash within 30 days 

    On 29 April  the European statistical office Eurostat will for the first time publish a preliminary estimate of GDP within 30 days after the end of the quarter. 

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