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Sweden Business Report

General information
Source: The World Factbook - Central Intelligence Agency
9,960,487 (July 2017 est.)
$520.9 billion (2017 est.)

Largest economy of the Nordics

GDP growth rate
2.4% (2017 est.)

Healthy rate but slowing from high levels in 2015/2016

GDP (PPP) per capita
$51,500 (2017 est.)

Very high

Local currency
Swedish kronor (SEK)

Quite stable currency, it devalued in 2013

Financial stability (Public debt)
40.9% of GDP (2017 est.)

Medium to low and shrinking

1.9% (2017 est.)

Medium and accelerating from 1.1% in 2016


English widely spoken as a second language

Corruption perception index (Source: Transparency International)

Very low level of corruption

Duties and tax
Source: PwC World Tax Summaries 2017-2018

25% standard rate Reduced rates of 12% and 6% apply on some basic goods or services
Corporate Tax

22% standard rate

EU rules apply

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