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New construction of residential buildings

Upcoming publishing: 2019-11-19

Statistics show the scope and direction of construction of residential buildings, such as started and completed dwelling units by different building types, and new additions of residential buildings in more detail with regard to dwelling design. In addition, regional and municipal variations are presented.

Key figures for Sweden

Started dwellings under new construction

64 000

Reference period: 2017

8 %

compared with the previous period

Statistical news

New construction of dwellings, second quarter of 2019, preliminary figures


According to preliminary figures, construction of roughly 24 650 dwellings began in the first six months of 2019. This is a decrease of about 12 percent compared with the same period in 2018, when the construction of 27 966 dwellings was started.

All statistical news for this statistic

Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database

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