The official currency of Sweden is krona (sign: kr, code: SEK).
Sweden is located in Europe (Scandinavia).
Estimated population (2015): 9,838,480
Estimated population (1990): 8,562,000
Estimated population (1900): 5,140,000
Sweden is world's seventh richest country in terms of GDP per capita with a high standard of living. Sweden has an export oriented and knowledge intensive economy with a well developed education system. Engineering sector accounts for half of its exports. Sweden is also world's ninth largest weapon exporter.
Sweden also ranks among the highest for Internet access penetration.
The most popular places in Sweden among international travellers