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2010 Country statistical profile: Sweden 2010

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Country statistical profiles: Key tables from OECD - ISSN 2075-2288 - © OECD 2010

 Country statistical profile: Sweden 2010
 
 
 
Unit
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
 
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Bln USD curr. PPPs
248.8
 
258.9
 
269.3
 
288.3
 
291.7
 
311.7
 
336.5
 
340.5
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
27 968
 
29 004
 
30 059
 
32 060
 
32 298
 
34 328
 
36 785
 
36 790
 
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
27 696
 
28 905
 
30 330
 
31 990
 
32 249
 
34 903
 
37 674
 
37 780
 
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
6.2
 
3.6
 
1.4
 
1.3
 
1.2
 
3.3
 
3.6
 
3.6
 
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
1.1
 
2.4
 
1.9
 
4.1
 
3.3
 
4.2
 
2.5
 
-0.2
 
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
9.3
 
9.1
 
9.0
 
7.7
 
6.8
 
7.8
 
9.1
 
12.1
 
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
17.5
 
16.8
 
16.3
 
16.4
 
17.4
 
18.2
 
19.0
 
19.5
 
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
4.9
 
0.5
 
0.9
 
7.7
 
-5.0
 
21.2
 
-1.4
 
3.9
 
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
-0.8
 
4.4
 
2.8
 
8.7
 
4.2
 
4.7
 
2.8
 
-2.1
 
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
1.4
 
1.6
 
1.7
 
2.8
 
3.1
 
4.0
 
2.7
 
0.4
 
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
1.7
 
-1.4
 
-1.2
 
0.6
 
2.0
 
2.4
 
3.8
 
2.5
 
 
General government debt
% of GDP
63.3
 
60.8
 
60.0
 
60.1
 
60.7
 
53.6
 
47.9
 
47.1
 
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
62.9
 
54.3
 
54.8
 
55.0
 
56.0
 
55.3
 
55.1
 
54.3
 
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
61.2
 
55.8
 
56.0
 
54.4
 
54.0
 
52.9
 
51.3
 
51.8
 
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
7.3
 
7.6
 
7.8
 
7.5
 
7.5
 
7.4
 
7.4
 
..
 
 
Private expenditure on health
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
1.7
 
..
 
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
30.4
 
29.9
 
29.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
3.0
 
2.9
 
2.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
6.6
 
6.7
 
7.2
 
7.2
 
7.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
1.0
 
1.1
 
1.3
 
1.2
 
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.77
 
0.84
 
0.79
 
0.78
 
0.94
 
1.02
 
0.93
 
0.98
 
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
49.8
 
47.9
 
48.3
 
48.7
 
49.5
 
49.0
 
48.3
 
47.1
 
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
18.9
 
17.1
 
17.8
 
18.6
 
19.4
 
19.3
 
18.7
 
17.1
 
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
12.7
 
12.9
 
12.9
 
12.7
 
12.9
 
12.8
 
12.9
 
13.1
 
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
49.1
 
47.8
 
48.2
 
48.4
 
48.1
 
47.8
 
45.3
 
44.6
 
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trade in goods and services
% of GDP
43.2
 
41.2
 
40.4
 
42.2
 
44.9
 
47.4
 
48.8
 
50.5
 
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
12.8
 
15.9
 
18.2
 
22.8
 
18.9
 
20.3
 
16.2
 
16.5
 
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
63.5
 
67.1
 
84.2
 
100.5
 
111.4
 
127.1
 
152.8
 
167.3
 
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
76.3
 
82.9
 
102.4
 
123.2
 
130.3
 
147.4
 
169.1
 
183.9
 
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-0.6
 
-0.8
 
2.0
 
5.8
 
7.8
 
10.0
 
16.3
 
17.6
 
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
24.2
 
24.8
 
28.7
 
33.2
 
35.3
 
39.6
 
48.2
 
54.5
 
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
23.0
 
23.3
 
30.7
 
38.9
 
43.1
 
49.7
 
64.5
 
72.1
 
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
3.8
 
4.0
 
7.2
 
6.7
 
7.0
 
8.5
 
8.8
 
9.8
 
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
214 736
 
208 777
 
265 546
 
327 297
 
..
 
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
196 305
 
171 818
 
227 330
 
289 957
 
..
 
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
10 905
 
12 270
 
4 981
 
11 022
 
9 915
 
27 261
 
22 079
 
40 395
 
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
7 348
 
10 598
 
21 131
 
21 124
 
26 215
 
23 553
 
37 812
 
40 189
 
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
2.4
 
2.2
 
1.9
 
0.4
 
0.5
 
1.4
 
2.2
 
3.4
 
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
2.0
 
2.1
 
1.4
 
0.2
 
0.1
 
0.8
 
2.5
 
2.1
 
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
2.9
 
3.2
 
0.3
 
-0.4
 
-0.7
 
0.8
 
2.0
 
6.9
 
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
6.2
 
1.0
 
10.7
 
3.3
 
5.9
 
7.1
 
0.3
 
10.6
 
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
3.1
 
0.6
 
-0.9
 
1.8
 
4.0
 
3.9
 
3.3
 
3.9
 
 
Long-term interest rates
%
5.11
 
5.30
 
4.64
 
4.43
 
3.38
 
3.70
 
4.17
 
3.89
 
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
SEK per USD
9.35
 
9.35
 
9.34
 
9.10
 
9.38
 
9.31
 
9.10
 
9.26
 
 
Exchange rates
SEK per USD
10.33
 
9.74
 
8.09
 
7.35
 
7.47
 
7.38
 
6.76
 
6.59
 
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
101
 
106
 
118
 
121
 
123
 
125
 
128
 
130
 
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
50.5
 
51.8
 
50.6
 
52.6
 
51.6
 
50.2
 
50.4
 
49.7
 
 
Total primary energy supply per capita
Toe per capita
5.68
 
5.80
 
5.65
 
5.85
 
5.71
 
5.53
 
5.51
 
5.40
 
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.20
 
0.20
 
0.20
 
0.19
 
0.18
 
0.17
 
0.17
 
0.17
 
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
28.8
 
26.0
 
25.3
 
25.8
 
29.7
 
29.7
 
31.1
 
32.6
 
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
24.03
 
23.86
 
28.60
 
36.47
 
51.78
 
62.50
 
70.13
 
95.09
 
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
28.7
 
26.3
 
24.7
 
24.3
 
25.6
 
25.0
 
..
 
..
 
 
ICT related occupations: total employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
24.6
 
..
 
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
53.3
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
72.5
 
77.4
 
78.5
 
84.4
 
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
2 630
 
..
 
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
308
 
284
 
281
 
262
 
248
 
262
 
246
 
..
 
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
8
 
6
 
7
 
7
 
7
 
9
 
0
 
..
 
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
4 720
 
..
 
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
520
 
..
 
 
CO2 emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
52
 
54
 
55
 
54
 
50
 
48
 
46
 
..
 
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
31.3
 
..
 
 
Tertiary entry rates in peer age groups
%
69.3
 
75.1
 
80.0
 
78.7
 
76.0
 
76.0
 
73.1
 
..
 
 
Tertiary graduation rates in population at graduation age
%
29.0
 
32.1
 
35.1
 
37.3
 
37.7
 
40.6
 
39.9
 
..
 
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
47.8
 
46.5
 
45.1
 
42.8
 
42.5
 
44.0
 
46.3
 
45.9
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
84.6
 
84.2
 
83.5
 
82.9
 
83.9
 
84.7
 
86.1
 
86.5
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
67.0
 
68.4
 
69.0
 
69.5
 
69.6
 
69.8
 
70.1
 
70.3
 
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
13.9
 
13.8
 
14.1
 
14.4
 
13.5
 
13.4
 
14.4
 
14.4
 
 
Self-employment rate: total civilian employment
%
10.0
 
9.8
 
9.6
 
9.9
 
9.8
 
10.0
 
10.6
 
10.4
 
 
Self-employment rate, men: male civilian employment
%
14.1
 
14.0
 
13.9
 
14.3
 
14.0
 
14.2
 
14.9
 
14.5
 
 
Self-employment rate, women: female civilian employment
%
5.6
 
5.3
 
5.1
 
5.2
 
5.3
 
5.4
 
5.8
 
5.9
 
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total civilian labour force
%
5.9
 
6.1
 
6.8
 
7.6
 
7.7
 
 |
7.0
 
6.1
 
6.2
 
 
Unemployment rate, men: male civilian labour force
%
6.1
 
6.4
 
7.2
 
7.8
 
7.7
 
 |
6.9
 
5.9
 
6.0
 
 
Unemployment rate, women: female civilian labour force
%
5.7
 
5.8
 
6.4
 
7.4
 
7.7
 
 |
7.2
 
6.4
 
6.5
 
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
22.3
 
21.0
 
17.8
 
18.9
 
..
 
..
 
13.0
 
12.4
 
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
5.7
 
4.5
 
4.3
 
2.4
 
3.4
 
2.3
 
3.9
 
0.9
 
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 618
 
1 595
 
1 582
 
1 605
 
1 605
 
1 599
 
1 615
 
1 625
 
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
% of GDP
4.17
 
..
 
3.85
 
3.62
 
3.60
 
3.74
 
3.61
 
3.75
 
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
10.5
 
..
 
11.0
 
11.2
 
12.7
 
12.6
 
10.6
 
10.6
 
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
8 896
 
8 925
 
8 958
 
8 994
 
9 030
 
9 081
 
9 148
 
 |
9 159
 
 
Population growth rates
%
0.3
 
0.3
 
0.4
 
0.4
 
0.4
 
0.6
 
0.7
 
..
 
 
Total fertility rates
Children
1.6
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.8
 
1.8
 
1.9
 
1.9
 
1.9
 
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
18.3
 
18.1
 
17.9
 
17.7
 
17.4
 
17.1
 
16.9
 
16.6
 
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
17.2
 
17.2
 
17.2
 
17.2
 
17.3
 
17.3
 
17.4
 
17.7
 
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net migration rate
Per '000 inhabitants
3.3
 
3.5
 
3.2
 
2.8
 
3.0
 
5.6
 
5.9
 
6.1
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
11.5
 
11.8
 
12.0
 
12.2
 
12.4
 
12.9
 
13.4
 
..
 
 
Foreign population
% of population
5.3
 
5.3
 
5.3
 
5.3
 
5.3
 
5.4
 
5.7
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.2
 
6.2
 
7.9
 
6.0
 
5.1
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
12.7
 
14.2
 
15.6
 
13.6
 
11.7
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
4.4
 
5.2
 
7.9
 
6.4
 
5.5
 
..
 
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
9.5
 
12.6
 
14.1
 
13.3
 
12.6
 
..
 
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
79.9
 
79.9
 
80.2
 
80.6
 
80.6
 
80.8
 
81.0
 
..
 
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
77.6
 
77.7
 
77.9
 
78.4
 
78.4
 
78.7
 
78.9
 
..
 
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
82.1
 
82.1
 
82.5
 
82.7
 
82.8
 
82.9
 
83.0
 
..
 
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
3.7
 
3.3
 
3.1
 
3.1
 
2.4
 
2.8
 
2.5
 
..
 
 
Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
11.3
 
..
 
..
 
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
10.6
 
11.2
 
11.8
 
13.6
 
13.4
 
15.2
 
13.1
 
..
 
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
4.3
 
4.6
 
4.2
 
4.8
 
4.7
 
5.3
 
5.4
 
..
 
 
Number of tourists
'000
2 586
 
2 577
 
2 552
 
2 610
 
2 736
 
2 867
 
2 993
 
..
 
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
65
 
63
 
59
 
53
 
49
 
49
 
51
 
43
 
Note:  |: Break Last updated 27 May 2010
Source: For explanatory notes, see OECD Factbook 2010 (DOI: 10.1787/factbook-2010-en)
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