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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Business activities
Expenses on IT-services 2016 65 166
Production value index June 2018 112.1 index 0.3 % 4.1 %
New orders in industry June 2018 101.1 index -5.8 % -3.5 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households June 2018 6.3 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations June 2018 7.5 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans June 2018 1.49 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2017 64 000 8 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 1st quarter 2018 777 -1 % 5 %
Labour market
Labour force rate June 2018 75.1 % 0.3 %-unit
Unemployment rate June 2018 7.2 % -0.2 %-unit
Employment rate June 2018 69.7 % 0.4 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) June 2018 73.0 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) June 2018 6.2 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) June 2018 68.5 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector May 2018 40 549 0.3 % 2.1 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector May 2018 170.72 0.6 % 2.2 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 2nd quarter 2018 compared with the previous period 1 221 531 mnkr 1.0 % 3.3 %
National Accounts, GDP 2017 4 599 633
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2017 4 666 810
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 2nd quarter 2018 compared with the same period previous year 1 221 531 mnkr 1.0 % 3.3 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2017 457 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2017 464 0 % 0 %
Population
Population June 2018 10 171 524 0.09 % 1.2 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF July 2018 compared with the same period previous year 216.2 0.5 % 2.2 %
Inflation rate according to CPI July 2018 compared with the same period previous year 330.3 0.5 % 2.1 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) July 2018 330.33 0.5 % 2.1 %
Producer Price Index June 2018 111.5 0.8 % 8.0 %
Import Price Index June 2018 113.6 0.8 % 11.2 %
Export Price Index June 2018 113.1 0.6 % 9.6 %
Producer Price Index, home sales June 2018 109.9 1.0 % 6.5 %
Price Index for domestic supply June 2018 111.9 0.9 % 9.0 %
Service Producer Price Index 2nd quarter 2018 102.9 0.4 % 0.7 %
Trade in goods and services
Retail trade index, monthly change June 2018 -1.8 % 0.2 % 1.6 %
Retail trade index, yearly change June 2018 0.2 % 1.6 % -1.8 %
Net Trade of Goods June 2018 -0.5
Imports of Goods June 2018 125.2 13.8 %
Exports of Goods June 2018 124.7 8.1 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars July 2018 13 798 -47.3 %