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Income and tax statistics

Official statistics of Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2023-01-25

The statistics show the distribution of incomes and taxes for individuals and households, and are available by county, municipality, sex, age, country of birth, occupation and level of education. The statistics are based on a total population survey, thus making it suitable for regional analysis.

Statistical news

Nearly one tenth of the population were at persistent risk of poverty


The percentage of persons at persistent risk of poverty has increased somewhat in recent years. Among Sweden’s population in 2020, just under 15 percent were at risk of poverty. Nearly two thirds of those people were at persistent risk of poverty.

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Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database


Title Language Type Date
Capital Income 2019 English Report 2021-12-20
Income Distribution Statistics and Shared Residence English Report 2021-09-03
Household Economic Standard 2019 English Report 2021-06-18
The economic situation for parents not living together English Report 2019-12-19
Income report 2017 – individuals and households English Report 2019-06-27
Income Mobility Statistics in Sweden 2016 English Report 2018-09-21
Income report 2016 – individuals and households English Report 2018-06-29
Income report 2015 – individuals and households English Report 2017-06-27
Income report 2014 – individuals and households English Report 2016-12-07
From sample survey to totally register-based household income statistics English Rapport 2016-02-04

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