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Statistical news

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    Friday 2018-01-19| Betalningsbalansen (BoP)

    Holdings of foreign shares increased

    Swedish holdings in foreign portfolio assets amounted to SEK 4 854 billion at the end of the first six months of 2017. This is an increase of SEK 279 billion, corresponding to six percent, from December 2016. Holdings in shares increased by SEK 199 billion in the first six months of the year and contributed most to the increase.

  • 17
    Wednesday 2018-01-17| Emitterade värdepapper

    Decreased liability in foreign currencies

    In December, borrowing in debt securities decreased by SEK 152 billion and amounted to SEK 7 624 billion at the end of the month. This decrease was mainly due to maturity and repurchase in bonds, as well as a strengthened Swedish krona against the euro, US dollar and British pound.

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    Monday 2018-01-15| Omsättning inom tjänstesektorn

    Household consumption increased in November

    Household consumption increased by 0.5 percent in seasonally adjusted figures between October and November. In the last three-month period, consumption increased by 0.9 percent in seasonally adjusted figures compared with the previous three-month period. Household consumption increased by 2.1 percent in fixed prices and working day adjusted figures in November 2017 compared with November 2016.

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    Monday 2018-01-15| Faktorprisindex för byggnader (FPI)

    Large price increases on iron and steel

    Construction cost index for multi-dwelling buildings rose by 0.1 percent between November and December 2017 and increased by 2.8 percent on an annual basis.

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    Friday 2018-01-12| Tax assessment

    Taxes from natural persons increased

    The final tax from natural persons increased by SEK 56 billion from 2016 to 2017. Taxes from legal persons decreased by SEK 4 billion.

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    Friday 2018-01-12| Consumer Price Index (CPI)

    Inflation rate according to CPIF at 1.9 percent

    The inflation rate according to the CPI with a fixed interest rate (CPIF) was 1.9 percent in December 2017, down from 2.0 percent in November. The CPIF increased by 0.4 percent from November to December 2017. In the corresponding period last year, the CPIF rose by 0.5 percent. The inflation rate according to the CPI was 1.7 percent in December 2017.

  • 11
    Thursday 2018-01-11| Real estate prices and registrations of title

    House prices continue to rise in most counties

    Real estate prices for one- or two-dwelling buildings rose by almost 1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017 compared with the third quarter. Prices rose by nearly 9 percent on an annual basis in the fourth quarter compared with the same period last year.

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    Wednesday 2018-01-10| Turnover in the service sector

    Restaurant sales increased in November

    The restaurant sales volume increased by 5.5 percent in November compared with the same period last year. The strongest increase in sales volume was in fastfood restaurants, which increased by 7.1 percent.

  • 10
    Wednesday 2018-01-10| Orders and turnover in industry

    Orders to industry increased in November

    Total orders to industry increased by 2.6 percent in November 2017 compared with October, in seasonally adjusted figures. Compared with November 2016, total orders to industry increased by 7.9 percent, in calendar-adjusted figures.

  • 10
    Wednesday 2018-01-10| Production value index

    Increased private sector production in November

    Production in the private sector increased by 6.6 percent in November compared to the same month of the previous year, in calendar adjusted figures. Compared to October, in seasonally adjusted figures, the production increased by 1.3 percent. So far during the fourth quarter 2017 (October and November), compared to the same period of the previous year, private sector production increased by 5.7 percent.

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