Sweden


Currency

The official currency of Sweden is krona (sign: kr, code: SEK).

Capital

Stockholm

Location

Sweden is located in Europe (Scandinavia).


Sweden Location

Population

Estimated population (2015): 9,838,480

Estimated population (1990): 8,562,000

Estimated population (1900): 5,140,000

Flag


Sweden Flag

Economy

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

Stockholm

Stockholm