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Summary statistics
Region Northern Europe  
Surface area (sq km) 450295  
Population (est., 000) 9631  
Pop. density (per sq km) 21.4  
Capital city Stockholm  
Capital city pop. (000) 1464 Refers to 'tätort' (according to the administrative divisions of 2005).  
Currency Swedish Krona (SEK)  
UN membership date 19 November 1946  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2013 579680  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 488378  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 389043  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2013 1.5  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 6.0  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 2.8  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2013 60565.6  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 52053.1  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 43082.6  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2013 62619.0  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 53487.2  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 43664.8  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2013 22.2  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 22.3  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 22.2  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2013 6.42 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2010 6.71 Official rate.  
Exchange rates (national currency per US$) 2005 7.96 Official rate.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 34541  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 29402  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 26423  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 120  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 116  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 108  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2013 96 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2010 100 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2005 107 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 96  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 94  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 100  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 96  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 94  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 100  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2013 8.1  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 8.7  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 7.8  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2013 19.5 Population aged 15-74. 2012.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 19.9 Population aged 15-74. Break in series.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 22.0 ISIC Rev.3. Population aged 16-64. Excluding conscripts.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2013 2.0 Population aged 15-74. 2012.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 2.1 Population aged 15-74. Break in series.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 2.0 ISIC Rev.3. Population aged 16-64. Excluding conscripts.  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2013 60.3  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 59.0  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 59.3  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2013 67.9  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 68.1  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 68.1  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2013 5229 Arrivals of non-resident tourists in all types of accommodation establishments.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 5183 Arrivals of non-resident tourists in all types of accommodation establishments.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 4883 Arrivals of non-resident tourists in all types of accommodation establishments.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 1493 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 1364  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 1430  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 124.4 ITU estimate.  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 117.2  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 100.8  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 94.8  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 90.0 Population aged 16-75.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 84.8  
Exports (million US$) 2013 167679.9  
Imports (million US$) 2013 159687.6  
Balance (million US$) 2013 7992.3  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 Norway (10.5), Germany (9.7), Finland (7.0)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 Germany (17.4), Norway (8.9), Denmark (8.1)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 0.7  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 0.8  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 -0.4  
Urban population (%) 2014 85.7  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 17.1  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 27.2/23.9  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 99.4  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 83.8/79.7  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 2.3  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 1.9  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2007-2013 75.2 Age group 18 to 44 years. 1996.  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 1519.5/15.9  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2014 166902 Refugee population refers to the end of 2013.  
Education: Government expenditure (% of GDP) 2007-2013 6.8  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2007-2013 99.3/100.3  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2007-2013 59.7  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100,000 population) 2008-2012 0.7  
Seats held by women in national parliaments (%) 2015 43.6  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 36  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 69.2  
Proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected (%) 2014 13.0  
Population using improved drinking water sources (%) 2012 100.0  
Population using improved sanitation facilities (%) 2012 100.0  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 52145/5.5  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 218.0  
Trade Profile
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