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Key figures of Sweden

Value Change from
Previous period Corresponding period previous year
Balance of payments and international investment position
Current Account 2nd quarter 2020 63.2
Financial Account 2nd quarter 2020 86.6
International Investment Position 2nd quarter 2020 873.4
Business activities
Utgifter för hård- och mjukvara 2019 72 365
Utgifter för mjukvara 2019 48 220
Expenses on IT-services 2019 69 004 73880 %
Utgifter för leasing av it-utrustning 2019 6 561
Utgifter för it-tjänster från extern leverantör 2019 50 820
Utgifter för interna it-tjänster 2019 23 060
Production value index September 2020 110.0 0.4 % -3.7 %
New orders in industry September 2020 106.8 0.3 % -0.3 %
Education and research
Företag inom koncern - andel med innovationsverksamhet 2018 59 %
Företag utom koncern - andel med innovationsverksamhet 2018 47 %
Företagens totala innovationsutgifter 2018 35 616
Totala utgifter 2019 171 060
Totalt antal årsverken 2019 91 172
Totalt antal årsverken av forskare 2019 77 629
Företagssektorns utgifter inom transportmedelsindustri 2019 31 878
Offentliga sektorns utgifter inom hälso- och sjukvård 2019 4 510
Universitets- och högskolesektorns årsverken inom naturvetenskap 2019 5 473
Financial markets
Growth rate, lending to households October 2020 5.3 %
Growth rate, lending to non-financial corporations October 2020 3.3 %
Average interest rate for households' housing loans October 2020 1.43 %
Housing, construction and building
Real Estate Price Index, quarter, preliminary values 3rd quarter 2020 847 3 % 6 %
Labour market
Labour force rate October 2020 72.8 % 0.1 %-unit
Unemployment rate October 2020 7.8 % 1.8 %-unit
Employment rate October 2020 67.1 % -1.2 %-unit
Labour force rate (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) October 2020 73.5 %
Unemployment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) October 2020 8.9 %
Employment rate  (smoothed and seasonally adjusted) October 2020 67.0 %
Monthly salary of non-manual workers in the private sector August 2020 42 510 -0.4 % 2.0 %
Hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector August 2020 171.00 -1.9 % 0.7 %
Living conditions
Seeked health-related information on the internet 2020 64 %
Made an appointment with a practitioner via a website 2020 27 %
Restricted or refused access to geographical location 2020 54 %
Bought clothes via the internet 2020 45 %
Bought medicine via internet 2020 27 %
Used internet-connected TV 2020 59 %
National Accounts
GDP, change in volume (seasonally adjusted) 3rd quarter 2020 compared with the previous period 1 138 393 mnkr 4.9 % -2.5 %
National Accounts, GDP 2019 5 021 285
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI 2019 5 147 592
GDP, change in volume (working-day adjusted) 3rd quarter 2020 compared with the same period previous year 1 138 393 mnkr 4.9 % -2.5 %
National Accounts, GDP, per capita 2019 488
National Accounts, Gross National Income, GNI, per capita 2019 503
Population
Population September 2020 10 373 225 0.03 % 0.6 %
Prices and Consumption
Inflation rate according to CPIF October 2020 compared with the same period previous year 220.4 0.0 % 0.3 %
Inflation rate according to CPI October 2020 compared with the same period previous year 337.0 -0.1 % 0.3 %
Consumer Price Index (CPI) October 2020 336.97 -0.1 % 0.3 %
Producer Price Index October 2020 109.7 0.4 % -4.2 %
Import Price Index October 2020 107.0 1.3 % -7.3 %
Export Price Index October 2020 109.3 1.1 % -6.0 %
Producer Price Index, home sales October 2020 110.1 -0.3 % -2.2 %
Price Index for domestic supply October 2020 108.5 0.6 % -4.9 %
Service Producer Price Index 3rd quarter 2020 106.4 0.2 % 0.2 %
Trade in goods and services
Retail trade index, monthly change October 2020 0.5 % 3.6 % 2.1 %
Retail trade index, yearly change October 2020 3.6 % 2.1 % 0.5 %
Net Trade of Goods October 2020 4.7
Imports of Goods October 2020 123.4 -12.4 %
Exports of Goods October 2020 128.1 -6.5 %
Tjänstehandelsnetto quarter 2 2020 -806
Export av tjänster quarter 2 2020 143 483 -29693 kronor -17.1 %
Import av tjänster quarter 2 2020 144 290 -31963 kronor -18.1 %
Transport and communications
New registrations of passenger cars October 2020 29 037 -4.8 %