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Population statistics

Official statistics of Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2022-08-18

Population statistics show population size and population changes, such as the number of births, deaths, and immigration and emigration and are available by county, municipality, sex, age, civil status, country of birth and country of citizenship. The statistics are based on data on registered persons that the Swedish Tax Agency supplies to Statistics Sweden.

Key figures for Sweden


10 481 937

Reference period: May 2022

0.7 %

compared with the same period previous year

Statistical news

Swedens population 2021 – population changes


Life expectancy for both men and women has increased steadily in Sweden for a long time. In 2020, life expectancy fell unusually much because of the high number of deaths due to COVID-19. In 2021, 6 166 fewer deaths than the previous year was registered, and life expectancy increased with 0.61 years for men and with 0.53 years for women. Life expectancy is with that back on the same level as before the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database


Title Language Type Date
Together – integration in Swedish society English Rapport 2005-04-25

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