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Electricity taxes by industry 2008–2015

Current prices, SEK million [1]

NACE 2 Industry 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
  Total 19 732 20 720 22 094 21 268 22 675 23 547 22 174 23 863
A01-F43 Producers of goods 2 186 2 302 2 480 2 399 3 027 3 056 2 892 3 342
A01-A03 Agriculture,forestry, fishing 8 10 13 11 20 21 21 29
B05-B09 Mineral extract 27 28 39 43 73 86 87 109
C10-C33 Manufacturing industry 500 533 609 628 1 064 1 088 1 096 1 383
D35-E39 Electricity, gas, steam and air ; conditioning, water supply, waste 1 388 1 434 1 486 1 402 1 553 1 521 1 367 1 460
F41-F43 Construction 263 297 333 315 317 340 321 361
G45-U99 Producers of services 4 779 4 769 4 792 4 795 4 818 5 083 4 911 5 063
G45-G47 Wholesale and retail trade 1 537 1 421 1 611 1 659 1 719 1 777 1 695 1 780
H49-H53 Transport and storage 366 368 371 359 356 398 394 360
I55-I56 Hotels and restaurants 423 445 463 467 501 530 517 580
J58-J63 Information and communication 158 138 213 204 208 234 224 277
K64-K66 Financial services and insurance activities 143 143 120 138 135 136 126 123
L68 Real estate activities 1 311 1 475 1 163 1 159 1 107 1 154 1 100 1 068
M69-N82 Professional, scientific, technical and admin. activities 399 358 398 412 395 444 468 481
O84-Q88 Public service and military, education, health and social work activities 274 250 258 243 237 247 233 236
R90-U99 Personal and art services 168 171 195 154 160 163 154 158
  Governmnent 1 979 2 097 2 195 2 034 2 053 2 103 1 994 2 147
  NPISH 243 230 241 234 244 251 241 260
  Export 65 34 56 82 85 77 83 65
  Household consumption 10 480 11 288 12 330 11 724 12 448 12 977 12 053 12 986

[1] The production tax on electricity (the fee/tax for reduction and storage) is presented together with the energy tax on electricty in the table above.

Comments

The energy related taxes are distributed to industries based on calculations of the use of energy. There might be some differences in the summation of the total tax if comparing to data presented in the table of total environmental taxes. The taxes are distributed on industries by the national accounts. They use the relevant tax bases and used quantities on fuels in order to do this. Cases where industries have exceptions are considered.

Definitions and explanations

The used definition of an environmental tax was elaborated by Eurostat and OECD and makes comparable studies possible between different countries;

"...it has been chosen to single out the tax base that seem to have a particular environmental relevance, and to consider all taxes levied on these tax bases as environmentally related regardless of motives behind their introduction, their names etc."

According to the definition it is the tax base that determines whether or not the tax is an environmental ta

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Source
SCB

Last updated
2017-10-04

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