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    Growth rate for households' loans unchanged

    In September, household loans from monetary financial institutions (MFIs) had an annual growth rate of 7.5 percent, which means the rate was unchanged compared with August. Households' loans from MFIs amounted to a total SEK 3 478 billion in September. This is an increase of SEK 25 billion compared with the previous month and SEK 241 billion compared with the corresponding month last year.

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    Net trade balance at SEK 3.2 billion in September

    In September 2016 Swedish exports of goods amounted to SEK 107.7 billion, while imports of goods amounted to SEK 104.5 billion. As a result, the net trade balance was SEK 3.2 billion.

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    Producer prices decreased in September

    Producer prices in total decreased 0.1 percent between August and September. During the same period prices decreased 0.6 percent on the import market and 0.2 percent on the export market. On the domestic market the prices were unchanged.

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    8.6 million live in Sweden's localities

    Sweden now has nine localities with more than 100 000 inhabitants; Helsingborg is the most recent city to surpass this size class. In 2015 there were 1 979 urban areas in Sweden. This is 23 more than in 2010. Those localities that are included in the statistics are briefly defined as continuous buildings with a maximum of 200 metres between the houses and at least 200 inhabitants. Localities thus include everything from the largest cities to small areas with only 200 inhabitants.

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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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    in 10 families with children in Sweden are nuclear families, 2 in 10 families have one single parent and 1 in 10 are restructured families.

  • 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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