Major cities : Stockholm (Capital), Gothenburg, Malmö, Uppsala and Linköping.
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Sweden Information

ISO 3166-1SE - SWE - 752
NATO country codeSW - SWE
FIPS 10-4 codeSW
Continent /
Sweden CapitalStockholm
Name of the inhabitantsSwede
Sweden National anthemDu gamla, du fria
Sweden National Day6 June
Sweden Currency Swedish krona (SEK)
Sweden 25 % (12 %)
Sweden Calling code+46
Sweden Country domain code .se
Sweden Vehicle registration plateS
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +1:00
International organizationEuropean Union
United Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Union for the Mediterranean

Sweden Head of state

KingCharles XVI Gustave (1973)
Prime ministerFredrik Reinfeldt (2006)

Sweden Religion

  1. Protestantism 87 %
  2. Other 13 %

Sweden Data

Area449,964 km² (173,732 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants9,170,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 20.4 /km² (52.8 /sq mi)
Length of coastline3,218 km
Perimeter5,451 km
Life expectancy81.3 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 11.6 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.885 (2010)
Gross domestic product443 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 2.5 %
48,285 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)340 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
37,074 US$ per capita
Unemployment5.0 % of labor force (2008) Chart
Inflation2.0 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: AAA (Stable, 24 october 2012)
  • Fitch: AAA (Stable, 21 november 2011)
  • Moody's: Aaa (Stable, 5 august 2011)
  • Dagong: AAA (Stable, 11 june 2011)

Sweden Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Copper
  2. Lead
  3. Zinc
  4. Timber
  5. Uranium
  6. Feldspar
  7. Gold
  8. Tungsten
  9. Silver
  10. Iron
  11. Hydroelectricity
  12. Arsenic

Sweden Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Sugar beets
  3. Meat
  4. Barley
  5. Milk

Sweden Border

  1. Norway Norway 1,619 km
  2. Finland Finland 614 km

Sweden Map

Sweden Climate

  1. Humid continental climate 40 %
  2. Oceanic climate 32 %
  3. Subarctic climate 28 %

Sweden Weather (Stockholm)

Sweden Electricity

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : F

Airport Sweden

Malmo (Hovercraft Harbour Terminal)Aéroport de Stockholm-Arlanda

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Sweden Hotel

Hotel Kolbäcks GästgivaregårdKolbäcks Gästgivaregård

Overlooking the Kolbäcksån River, this refurbished 17th-century inn is 300 metres from Kolbäck Station. It offers traditional Swedish cuisine, a large garden and a private beach. Wi-Fi and parking are free... view more
krS 500
Hotel Holiday home Björnholm Skånes FagerhultHoliday home Björnholm Skånes Fagerhult
Skånes Fagerhult
Holiday home Björnholm Skånes Fagerhult is located on a natural plot in Skånes Fagerhult. The two-bedroom home can accommodate up to 4 people and is situated 200 m from the coast... view more
krS 827
Hotel Lagadalens VärdshusLagadalens Värdshus
Lagadalens Värdshus is situated in Lagan, only 1 km from Lagans Golf Club. It offers modern rooms with private bathrooms and a TV. Guests enjoy free parking... view more
krS 580
Hotel Holiday home Vihult Kalvsjöholm KalvHoliday home Vihult Kalvsjöholm Kalv
Holiday home Vihult Kalvsjöholm Kalv is located in Kalv. This two-bedroom accommodation will provide you with a TV. There is a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave and a refrigerator. The private bathroom comes with a bath or shower... view more
Hotel Hotell Roslagen, Sweden HotelsHotell Roslagen, Sweden Hotels

1.5 km from central Norrtälje, Hotell Roslagen offers a free dinner buffet, free Wi-Fi and rooms with a flat-screen TV. Stockholm, Uppsala and Arlanda Airport are within 1 hour's drive. Roslagen Hotell's rooms have a work desk and a tiled bathroom... view more
krS 1140
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Sweden Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 25Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 142160173475
WinterParticipation : 21Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 483348129
TotalParticipation : 46Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 190193221604
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