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New construction of residential buildings

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 residential buildings, started dwellings, first three quarters of 2019, preliminary data:


According to preliminary figures, construction of roughly 35 200 dwellings began during the first three quarters of 2019. This is 10 percent lower than in the same period of 2018, when the construction of 39 200 dwellings was started.

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