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 Capital Stockholm
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

KingCarl XVI Gustaf (1973)
Prime ministerStefan Löfven (2014)

Sweden Religion

  1. Protestantism 87 %
  2. Other 13 %

Sweden Data

Area449,964 km² (173,732 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants9,170,000 population (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

Sweden Hotel

Hotel Holiday home Dalskogsvägen MotalaHoliday home Dalskogsvägen Motala

Holiday home Dalskogsvägen Motala is located in Rå, 300 m from the lake. This holiday home can accommodate six guests. The accommodation is provided with a satellite-TV, a DVD player and a terrace with a barbecue... view more
Hotel Kuskahusen GårdshotellKuskahusen Gårdshotell

Set in the scenic surroundings of Österlen, this intimate hotel is found in the Verkeån Nature Reserve. It offers spacious rooms and cottages with free Wi-Fi and direct garden access... view more
krS 450
Hotel Holiday home Bredäng JämjöHoliday home Bredäng Jämjö
Holiday home Bredäng Jämjö is located in Gullholma. It can accommodate up to four people. The two-bedroom accommodationwill provide you with a TV, a seating area and a terrace. There is a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave and a refrigerator... view more
Hotel Pensionat Styrsö SkäretPensionat Styrsö Skäret
Situated on the vehicle-free Styrsö Island, Pensionat Styrsö Skäret offers free Wi-Fi and traditional rooms with a TV and garden or sea views. Styrsö Ferry Terminal is 300 metres away... view more
krS 837
Hotel STF Kolarbyn Eco-LodgeSTF Kolarbyn Eco-Lodge
Situated 1 km from the Skärsjön Beach, this unique eco-friendly property offers free use of bicycles and boats and traditional forest huts with a wood heater. Skinnskatteberg village centre is 3 km away... view more
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Sweden Nuclear power plant

Agesta Nuclear Power PlantBarsebäck nuclear power plantForsmark Nuclear Power Plant
OKGRinghals Nuclear Power Plant

Sweden Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 27Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 145170179494
WinterParticipation : 23Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 574655158
TotalParticipation : 50Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 202216234652
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