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Pressreleases from SCB
  Increased borrowing in USD
  Swedish issuers had a total debt in debt securities of SEK 6 565 billion nominally at the end of September. This is an increase of SEK 107 billion compared to August. Money market instruments as well as bonds contributed to the increase; money market instruments rose by SEK 49 billion, or 5 percent, while bonds rose by SEK 58 billion, or 1 percent.

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:30:02 GMT

  Software largest IT expense for enterprises
  Enterprises' expenses on IT amounted to SEK 42 billion last year. Compared to 2012 the largest enterprises increased their expenses by a total of 25 percent. Nearly half of the IT expenses were for purchases of software. For the largest enterprises, those with 250 employees or more, software accounts for 65 percent of the expenses. Among the smaller enterprises, expenses are largely unchanged.

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:30:01 GMT

  Inflation rate -0.4 percent
  The inflation rate was -0.4 percent in September, down from -0.2 percent in August. The Swedish Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 0.2 percent from August to September (0.4 percent increase from August to September 2013).

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:07 GMT

  House prices continue to increase
  Real estate prices for one- or two-dwelling buildings increased by more than 3 percent during the third quarter of 2014, compared with the second quarter of 2014. Prices increased by 7 percent on an annual basis during the last quarter, compared to the same quarter 2013.

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:30:01 GMT

  Increased household consumption
  Household consumption increased by 0.9 percent in seasonally adjusted figures between July and August. Household consumption for June through August was unchanged compared to the period March through May. Household consumption increased by 2.5 percent in volume and working day adjusted figures in August 2014, compared to August 2013.

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:30:05 GMT

  Increased business production
  Production for the business sector increased by 0.3 percent in August compared with July in seasonally adjusted figures. Comparing August with the same month last year, production for the business sector increased by 1.8 percent in working day adjusted figures.

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:30:03 GMT

  Environmental taxes as share of GDP drops
  The total environmental tax revenue was SEK 89 billion in 2013. The largest single tax revenue was the CO2 tax, which was SEK 24 billion.

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 09:30:09 GMT

  52 000 children experienced a separation in 2013
  During 2013 some 52 000 children in Sweden experienced a separation. Gävleborg, Södermanland and Dalarna were the counties where separations were most common. Children who live with a single parent after a separation often have worse economic conditions than children who have parents living together.

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 09:30:07 GMT

  Improved situation for Swedish finances
  Activity in the Swedish economy improved during the second quarter. Once again the domestic components such as household consumption and housing investments were the driving forces in the economy. Production increased for both goods and services. However, the net trade balance pressed down GDP growth due to imports that increased significantly more than exports.

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 09:30:06 GMT

  Service Production Index increased in August
  Service production increased by 0.7 percent in August 2014 compared with July in seasonally adjusted series. For the three month period June–August, production decreased by 0.2 percent in seasonally adjusted series compared with March–May. Swedish service production increased by 2.3 percent in volume and working day adjusted figures in August 2014, compared with the same month last year.

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:30:07 GMT

Last update 20.10.2014