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The Civil Society

Upcoming publishing: 2023-06-09

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

Number of organisations in civil society increased


In 2020, there were 206 506 organisations in civil society, which is 1.5 percent more than in 2019. Since 2016, the number of organisations has increased by 4.0 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 Civil Society 2020 Swedish Report 2022-10-21
The Civil Society 2020 Sub-report Swedish Report 2022-06-10
The voluntary work in Sweden Swedish Report 2021-11-17
The Civil Society 2019 Swedish SM 2021-10-22
The Civil Society 2019 Swedish Report 2021-06-14
The Civil Society Swedish SM 2020-12-10
The civil society 2017 Swedish Report 2019-12-10
The civil society 2016 Swedish Report 2018-12-11
The civil society 2014 Swedish Report 2016-12-20

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