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Equalised disposable income by country of birth and number of years in Sweden 1991-2018

Median value in SEK thousands, 2018 prices

Country of birth and number of years in Sweden 1991 Margin of error (±) 2000 Margin of error (±) 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Change in
percent
18/17
Change in
percent
18/11
Change in
percent
18/91
All persons 157.5 1.5 165.6 1.6 223.4 228.8 233.1 240.8 249.0 251.6 253.3 255.4 0.9 14.3 62.2
All persons 20– years old 163.3 1.6 172.6 1.5 229.7 235.4 240.0 248.0 256.6 259.6 261.7 263.9 0.9 14.9 61.6
Born in Sweden 164.5 1.7 176.6 1.6 238.2 244.3 249.3 258.0 267.3 270.4 273.7 276.5 1.0 16.1 68.0
Foreign-born 148.3 4.7 147.2 3.8 181.9 186.7 191.0 196.9 204.6 209.3 209.6 212.4 1.3 16.8 43.2
Nordic countries excluding Sweden 165.7 8.3 166.6 6.7 208.0 213.3 217.2 221.3 227.1 229.4 231.6 234.4 1.2 12.7 41.4
1–10 years in Sweden 151.8 23.2 163.7 29.4 157.7 163.2 172.8 182.6 198.3 209.2 221.7 231.6 4.4 46.8 52.5
11–20 years in Sweden 145.2 12.8 145.3 17.6 222.7 227.7 228.9 231.2 236.1 235.8 237.0 235.5 ‑0.6 5.8 62.2
21– years in Sweden 171.7 10.4 168.2 6.6 211.8 216.9 220.7 224.5 229.4 231.0 232.1 234.6 1.1 10.8 36.7
EU28 excluding Nordic countries 151.4 9.2 170.1 8.5 201.1 206.7 211.7 218.3 227.2 231.8 236.3 240.8 1.9 19.7 59.0
1–10 years in Sweden 139.9 21.5 143.4 15.6 179.9 185.5 190.7 200.6 213.4 220.3 227.9 235.8 3.5 31.1 68.6
11–20 years in Sweden 147.0 13.4 149.2 17.5 215.5 222.6 229.3 239.1 246.4 249.0 249.7 248.9 ‑0.3 15.5 69.3
21– years in Sweden 163.7 18.5 187.2 11.6 212.0 218.7 223.9 228.7 235.3 238.3 239.7 241.9 0.9 14.1 47.8
Europe except EU28 and the Nordic countries 129.5 10.7 128.2 6.7 184.3 189.8 194.1 202.3 212.2 218.9 222.8 226.8 1.8 23.1 75.2
1–10 years in Sweden 114.1 14.4 120.7 7.4 159.7 163.8 166.8 174.9 185.8 195.7 203.2 210.1 3.4 31.5 84.2
11–20 years in Sweden 127.1 18.0 127.8 15.3 192.9 198.8 203.6 205.6 208.1 215.4 218.3 221.0 1.2 14.5 73.9
21– years in Sweden 149.5 18.8 159.1 19.7 190.8 195.8 201.1 216.2 226.3 231.4 234.2 237.8 1.5 24.6 59.0
Other countries 128.3 6.1 128.1 4.6 160.2 165.3 170.0 176.4 184.9 190.0 189.1 192.4 1.8 20.1 50.0
1–10 years in Sweden 121.7 7.0 111.6 6.3 131.9 136.6 142.5 148.1 155.3 159.6 159.3 165.9 4.1 25.8 36.3
11–20 years in Sweden 135.2 12.1 130.9 6.7 164.0 168.0 171.4 179.6 190.6 199.7 199.7 201.3 0.8 22.8 48.9
21– years in Sweden .. .. 154.8 13.1 199.5 204.0 208.2 216.4 226.5 232.4 234.8 237.0 1.0 18.8 ..
Of which Africa 121.3 9.7 130.1 11.3 142.6 145.1 149.7 153.7 160.7 165.9 167.9 173.9 3.5 21.9 43.3
1–10 years in Sweden .. .. 110.9 14.5 123.3 124.6 131.0 134.1 140.2 145.7 149.9 157.4 5.0 27.7 ..
11–20 years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 151.5 155.3 160.0 165.7 177.1 183.7 182.6 184.0 0.7 21.4 ..
21– years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 187.9 189.0 192.7 200.0 207.1 213.1 215.2 219.0 1.8 16.6 ..
North America .. .. 139.6 17.9 211.4 217.0 221.8 231.7 242.5 249.5 254.4 258.7 1.7 22.3 ..
1–10 years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 194.8 201.7 207.8 218.3 234.0 239.9 244.7 252.4 3.1 29.6 ..
11–20 years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 216.7 221.7 227.7 236.4 242.4 249.7 253.5 255.1 0.6 17.7 ..
21– years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 222.9 228.6 233.0 242.3 251.6 257.8 263.1 266.5 1.3 19.6 ..
South America 138.2 17.7 135.2 10.1 198.7 203.3 208.7 216.9 227.4 233.5 237.7 241.3 1.5 21.4 74.6
1–10 years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 178.8 181.6 185.8 193.8 204.8 216.5 223.4 231.3 3.5 29.3 ..
11–20 years in Sweden .. .. 129.4 8.2 199.1 203.3 208.6 216.3 225.5 229.7 232.7 236.7 1.7 18.9 ..
21– years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 207.7 212.9 218.9 227.6 237.3 242.5 244.8 247.1 0.9 18.9 ..
Asia 122.7 9.2 119.8 6.3 154.7 160.7 165.7 172.9 182.2 187.5 185.6 189.1 1.9 22.2 54.1
1–10 years in Sweden 120.7 11.4 108.7 6.5 127.8 133.6 139.6 146.2 153.8 158.0 156.1 162.5 4.1 27.2 34.6
11–20 years in Sweden .. .. 127.4 9.0 159.9 163.8 166.5 174.7 186.2 196.8 197.4 199.6 1.1 24.8 ..
21– years in Sweden .. .. 155.9 28.8 196.3 201.7 205.7 214.3 225.6 232.1 234.4 236.3 0.8 20.3 ..
Oceania .. .. .. .. 234.2 240.5 246.5 260.2 267.1 268.9 275.2 278.0 1.0 18.7 ..
1–10 years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 224.6 228.4 236.0 248.0 255.7 259.8 267.3 268.4 0.4 19.5 ..
11–20 years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 242.4 250.1 248.4 268.6 271.4 271.7 280.4 281.2 0.3 16.0 ..
21– years in Sweden .. .. .. .. 244.8 258.6 266.0 276.7 282.0 284.9 291.0 297.5 2.2 21.6 ..
All persons 0-19 years old 145.8 1.9 150.1 2.0 207.6 211.8 214.8 221.7 228.9 230.8 231.6 233.6 0.9 12.5 60.2
Born in Sweden 147.1 1.9 151.4 2.1 210.7 215.1 218.6 226.1 233.9 236.2 238.0 240.7 1.1 14.3 63.7
With parents born in Sweden .. .. 155.2 2.4 220.9 225.9 229.8 238.5 247.1 249.4 252.0 255.5 1.4 15.7 ..
With one domestic and one foregin-born parent .. .. 152.5 6.9 197.1 201.5 205.7 212.8 220.8 224.5 226.7 230.0 1.5 16.7 ..
With foreign-born parents .. .. 119.1 5.1 143.9 147.5 150.3 155.5 162.6 167.8 168.8 172.1 1.9 19.6 ..
Foreign-born 126.3 7.8 125.4 9.8 133.8 136.7 138.9 140.6 143.5 145.6 143.1 146.5 2.4 9.4 16.0

Comments

* Europe except EU28 and the Nordic countries includes persons born in the Soviet Union. North America also includes Central America and Oceania also includes Australia and New Zealand.

* The classification of region of birth refers to the latest reference year.

* Number of years in Sweden refers to time since the latest immigration date.

* The statistics are based on the surveys Household Finances (HEK) and Incomes and taxes (IoS). Statistics based on HEK are available for the years 1975-2013 and statistics based on IoS from the year 2011. The statistics in this table for the years 2011 and onward are based on IoS. Further information on the transition from HEK to IoS can be found in the report:

From sample survey to totally register-based household income statistics.

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