Gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in Sweden 2009-2019

The gross domestic product per capita, along with the gross domestic product at current prices increased annually in Sweden since 2009. Both measures were reaching the highest value in 2019. During that year, the per capita gross domestic product reached a value of 488 thousand Swedish kronor. During the same year, the value of the gross domestic product in the country was around five trillion Swedish kronor.  

GDP growth rate

   The gross domestic product growth rate was fluctuating over the period, with the largest drop in 2009, as a result of the financial crisis. During that year, the growth rate was minus 5.2 percent, which was the largest fall since the Second World War. The year after, in 2010, the gross domestic product grew with the highest rate of the period, amounting to six percent. The latest three years of the period, 2015 to 2017, had a positive but decreasing growth rate.

Exports of goods

   Exports of services and goods is a large driver for the Swedish gross domestic product, especially the exports of goods, even though the exports of services are growing in a quicker pace. The commodity in 2018 with the highest export value was machinery and transport equipment, which was exported to a value of around 587 billion Swedish kronor.

Gross domestic product (GDP) per capita at current prices in Sweden from 2009 to 2019

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Release date

July 2020



Survey time period

2009 to 2019

Supplementary notes

Figures for 2018 are missing.

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