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Open data for small localities

Statistics Sweden delineates small localities using a combination of geocoded registers and geospatial information. The data on small localities can be freely downloaded as open geodata.

Small localities are built-up areas with 50–199 inhabitants. Open data is shown as polygons and until 2015 it was updated once every five years.

Available variables

    • Reference year
    • County code
    • Land area in hectares
    • Registered population
    • Municipality code
    • Municipality name
    • Code small locality, S+4 digits
    • ObjectID, serial number for all data
    • County name

How you may use Statistics Sweden´s open geodata

Download GIS layer with small localities

Coordinate files are available in ArcView-shape format and MapInfo-tab format, in the national reference system SWEREF99TM.

Reference year 1990

ArcView-shape (zip file)

MapInfo-tab (zip file)

Reference year 1995

ArcView-shape (zip file)

MapInfo-tab (zip file)

Reference year 2000

ArcView-shape (zip file)

MapInfo-tab (zip file)

Reference year 2005

ArcView-shape (zip file)

MapInfo-tab (zip file)

Reference year 2010

ArcView-shape (zip file)

MapInfo-tab (zip file)

Reference year  2015

ArcView-shape (zip file)

MapInfo-tab (zip file)

Contact

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E-mail
mark.vatten.gis@scb.se