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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 December 2017 111.8 index -1.0 % 5.3 %
New orders in industry December 2017 106.7 index -0.7 % 5.8 %
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households December 2017 7.0 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations December 2017 5.6 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans December 2017 1.57 %
Housing, construction and building
Started dwellings under new construction 2016 60 800 26 %
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 4th quarter 2017 785 0 % 8 %
Labour market
Labour force rate January 2018 71.8 % 0.4 %-unit
Unemployment rate January 2018 7.0 % -0.3 %-unit
Employment rate January 2018 66.8 % 0.6 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) January 2018 72.8 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) January 2018 6.5 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) January 2018 68.1 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector November 2017 39 990 0.1 % 2.2 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector November 2017 167.00 0.2 % 1.6 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 3rd quarter 2017 compared with the previous period 1 060 340 mnkr 0.8 % 2.9 %
National Accounts, GDP 2016 4 404 802
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2016 4 474 680
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 3rd quarter 2017 compared with the same period previous year 1 060 340 mnkr 0.8 % 2.9 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2016 444 0 % 0 %
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2016 451 0 % 0 %
Population
Population December 2017 10 120 242 0.07 % 1.3 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF January 2018 compared with the same period previous year 210.9 -0.9 % 1.7 %
Inflation rate according to CPI January 2018 compared with the same period previous year 322.5 -0.8 % 1.6 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) January 2018 322.51 -0.8 % 1.6 %
Producer Price Index December 2017 121.8 1.6 % 2.3 %
Import Price Index December 2017 116.3 2.4 % 2.5 %
Export Price Index December 2017 116.8 2.0 % 1.5 %
Producer Price Index, home sales December 2017 127.1 1.1 % 3.0 %
Price Index for domestic supply December 2017 121.7 1.8 % 2.8 %
Service Producer Price Index 4th quarter 2017 117.3 0.0 % 1.2 %
Trade in goods and services
Index of Service Production December 2017 -1.4 % 3.3 % 2.6 %
Index of Service Production December 2017 3.3 % 2.6 % -1.4 %
Net Trade of Goods December 2017 -1.7
Imports of Goods December 2017 110.9 0.4 %
Exports of Goods December 2017 109.2 0.1 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars January 2018 23 815 antal bilar -0.9 %