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Electricity taxes by industry 2008–2016

Current prices, SEK million [1]

NACE 2Industry200820092010201120122013201420152016
 Total 19 796 20 927 21 963 21 210 23 042 23 234 22 279 23 847 25 045
A01-F43 Producers of goods 2 193 2 325 2 465 2 392 3 076 3 015 2 906 3 340 3 508
A01-A03 Agriculture,forestry, fishing 8 10 13 11 20 21 21 29 30
B05-B09 Mineral extract 27 28 39 43 74 85 87 109 114
C10-C33 Manufacturing industry 502 538 605 626 1 081 1 074 1 101 1 382 1 452
D35-E39 Electricity, gas, steam and air ; conditioning, water supply, waste 1 393 1 448 1 477 1 398 1 578 1 501 1 373 1 459 1 532
F41-F43 Construction 264 300 331 314 322 335 323 361 379
G45-U99 Producers of services 4 795 4 817 4 764 4 782 4 896 5 015 4 934 5 060 5 314
G45-G47 Wholesale and retail trade 1 542 1 435 1 601 1 654 1 747 1 753 1 703 1 779 1 868
H49-H53 Transport and storage 367 372 369 358 362 393 396 360 378
I55-I56 Hotels and restaurants 424 449 460 466 509 523 519 580 609
J58-J63 Information and communication 159 139 212 203 211 231 225 277 291
K64-K66 Financial services and insurance activities 143 144 119 138 137 134 127 123 129
L68 Real estate activities 1 315 1 490 1 156 1 156 1 125 1 139 1 105 1 067 1 121
M69-N82 Professional, scientific, technical and admin. activities 400 362 396 411 401 438 470 481 505
O84-Q88 Public service and military, education, health and social work activities 275 252 256 242 241 244 234 236 248
R90-U99 Personal and art services 169 173 194 154 163 161 155 158 166
  Governmnent 1 985 2 118 2 182 2 028 2 086 2 075 2 003 2 146 2 253
  NPISH 244 232 240 233 248 248 242 260 273
  Export 65 34 56 82 86 76 83 65 68
  Household consumption 10 514 11 401 12 257 11 692 12 649 12 805 12 110 12 977 13 629

[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
2018-10-10

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