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Activities zones

Official statistics of Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2023-10-25

Activities zones consist of a concentration of workplaces that together form a geographically delimited area. Alternatively, an activities zone may consist of a geographically delimited area which is characterized by large-scale and industrial land use, and contains at least one work place. Generally, the minimum area of an activities zone is 3 hectares. Examples of activities zones include airports, mines and pits, industrial zones, and zones with higher education and health care establishments.

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In 2015, there were 3 400 activities zones in Sweden. They included more than 68 000 local units, in which there were more than 1.6 million employed persons.

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