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Sweden's economy – statistical perspective, third quarter 2020

Severe fluctuations in the economy

Statistical news from Statistics Sweden 2020-12-11 9.30

The coronavirus pandemic has left a dramatic imprint on GDP growth in the past two quarters. Following a historically large downturn in the second quarter, the economy turned upwards and recovered a large part of the loss in the third quarter. Rising exports and higher consumption expenditures contributed most to GDP growth, following major declines in the previous quarter.

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