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Survey of local democracy in municipalities and county councils

The statistics present the steering majority, board organisation, party support and opportunities for collaboration, and are used to present the development and functioning of local democracy.

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The survey on local democracy in municipalities and county councils


In 2015, one or more citizen dialogues were held in 75 percent of Swedish municipalities, an increase of 10 percentage points compared with 2011. The use of social media by municipalities also increased by 20 percentage points. However, the number of citizen councils for young people decreased.

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