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The Civil Society

Upcoming publishing: 2022-06-10

The statistics include economic data and data about the population's participation in civil society. Non-profit organisations, foundations and registered faith groups operate in civil society.

Statistical news

The civil society 2019


In 2019, there were 256 657 organisations in civil society, which is 2.5 percent less than in 2018. Since 2015, the number of organisations has increased by 5.3 percent. The largest proportion of organisations was located in development and housing, followed by culture and recreation.

All statistical news for this statistic

Tables in the Statistical Database


Title Language Type Date
The voluntary work in Sweden English Report 2021-11-17
The Civil Society 2019 English SM 2021-10-22
The Civil Society 2019 English Report 2021-06-14
The Civil Society English SM 2020-12-10
The civil society 2017 English Report 2019-12-10
The civil society 2016 English Report 2018-12-11
The civil society 2014 English Report 2016-12-20

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