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Turnover in the service sector

Official statistics of Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2023-02-08

The statistics are based on samples and registers and are designed to measure monthly turnover trends in retail trade and quarterly wholesale trade and other service industries. The survey is coordinated with other economy-based surveys.

In connection with the publication of the Restaurant Index for quarter 2 2022, the statistical news for the Restaurant Index quarter 1 2022 has been updated.

Key figures for Sweden

Retail trade index, monthly change

-1.8 %

Compared to previous month. Seasonally adjusted.

Reference period: December 2022

Retail trade index, yearly change

-8 %

Compared to the same month previous year. Working day adjusted.

Reference period: December 2022

Statistical news

Retail sales volume decreased in December 2022

2023-01-27

The retail sales volume decreased by 1.8 percent in December compared with November. Retail sales in consumables (excluding Systembolaget, the state-owned chain of liquor stores) decreased by 2.9 percent and retail sales in durables decreased by 1.6 percent. These figures are working-day and seasonally adjusted and calculated in fixed prices.

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Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database

Corrections in the statistics [!]

Household consumption

2022-10-06: A correction has been made from the reference month January 2022 to July 2022. This was done since a problem with the process of calculating fixed prices for the sectors Retail trade, mostly food and beverages and Restaurants, cafes, hotels and other accommodation services respectively has been discovered.

Retail Trade

2022-09-28: A correction has been made from the reference month January 2022 to July 2022. This was done since a problem with the process of calculating fixed prices has been discovered.

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