Sweden - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Sweden was 9,903,122 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9,903,122 in 2016 and a minimum value of 7,484,656 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vita

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Year Value
1960 7,484,656
1961 7,519,998
1962 7,561,588
1963 7,604,328
1964 7,661,354
1965 7,733,853
1966 7,807,797
1967 7,867,931
1968 7,912,273
1969 7,968,072
1970 8,042,801
1971 8,098,334
1972 8,122,300
1973 8,136,312
1974 8,159,955
1975 8,192,437
1976 8,222,286
1977 8,251,540
1978 8,275,599
1979 8,293,678
1980 8,310,531
1981 8,320,503
1982 8,325,263
1983 8,329,033
1984 8,336,605
1985 8,350,386
1986 8,369,829
1987 8,397,804
1988 8,436,489
1989 8,492,964
1990 8,558,835
1991 8,617,375
1992 8,668,067
1993 8,718,561
1994 8,780,745
1995 8,826,939
1996 8,840,998
1997 8,846,062
1998 8,850,974
1999 8,857,874
2000 8,872,109
2001 8,895,960
2002 8,924,958
2003 8,958,229
2004 8,993,531
2005 9,029,572
2006 9,080,505
2007 9,148,092
2008 9,219,637
2009 9,298,515
2010 9,378,126
2011 9,449,213
2012 9,519,374
2013 9,600,379
2014 9,696,110
2015 9,799,186
2016 9,903,122

Population, female

The value for Population, female in Sweden was 4,950,241 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,950,241 in 2016 and a minimum value of 3,751,458 in 1960.

Definition: Female population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all female residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 3,751,458
1961 3,768,506
1962 3,788,496
1963 3,808,948
1964 3,836,553
1965 3,872,038
1966 3,908,335
1967 3,937,849
1968 3,959,845
1969 3,988,264
1970 4,027,069
1971 4,057,283
1972 4,072,583
1973 4,083,473
1974 4,099,320
1975 4,119,411
1976 4,137,821
1977 4,155,635
1978 4,170,632
1979 4,182,611
1980 4,194,068
1981 4,202,221
1982 4,207,781
1983 4,212,624
1984 4,218,807
1985 4,227,317
1986 4,237,755
1987 4,251,691
1988 4,270,522
1989 4,298,242
1990 4,330,900
1991 4,360,122
1992 4,385,547
1993 4,410,988
1994 4,442,327
1995 4,465,461
1996 4,472,208
1997 4,474,294
1998 4,476,116
1999 4,478,662
2000 4,484,561
2001 4,494,970
2002 4,507,623
2003 4,522,041
2004 4,537,042
2005 4,551,972
2006 4,573,930
2007 4,603,869
2008 4,635,566
2009 4,670,976
2010 4,706,949
2011 4,738,924
2012 4,770,694
2013 4,808,080
2014 4,852,905
2015 4,901,375
2016 4,950,241

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Sweden was 49.99 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 50.63 in 1986, while its lowest value was 49.99 in 2016.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 50.12
1961 50.11
1962 50.10
1963 50.09
1964 50.08
1965 50.07
1966 50.06
1967 50.05
1968 50.05
1969 50.05
1970 50.07
1971 50.10
1972 50.14
1973 50.19
1974 50.24
1975 50.28
1976 50.32
1977 50.36
1978 50.40
1979 50.43
1980 50.47
1981 50.50
1982 50.54
1983 50.58
1984 50.61
1985 50.62
1986 50.63
1987 50.63
1988 50.62
1989 50.61
1990 50.60
1991 50.60
1992 50.59
1993 50.59
1994 50.59
1995 50.59
1996 50.58
1997 50.58
1998 50.57
1999 50.56
2000 50.55
2001 50.53
2002 50.51
2003 50.48
2004 50.45
2005 50.41
2006 50.37
2007 50.33
2008 50.28
2009 50.23
2010 50.19
2011 50.15
2012 50.12
2013 50.08
2014 50.05
2015 50.02
2016 49.99

Population, male

The value for Population, male in Sweden was 4,952,881 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,952,881 in 2016 and a minimum value of 3,733,198 in 1960.

Definition: Male population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all male residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 3,733,198
1961 3,751,492
1962 3,773,092
1963 3,795,380
1964 3,824,801
1965 3,861,815
1966 3,899,462
1967 3,930,082
1968 3,952,428
1969 3,979,808
1970 4,015,732
1971 4,041,051
1972 4,049,717
1973 4,052,839
1974 4,060,635
1975 4,073,026
1976 4,084,465
1977 4,095,905
1978 4,104,967
1979 4,111,067
1980 4,116,463
1981 4,118,282
1982 4,117,482
1983 4,116,409
1984 4,117,798
1985 4,123,069
1986 4,132,074
1987 4,146,113
1988 4,165,967
1989 4,194,722
1990 4,227,935
1991 4,257,253
1992 4,282,520
1993 4,307,573
1994 4,338,418
1995 4,361,478
1996 4,368,790
1997 4,371,768
1998 4,374,858
1999 4,379,212
2000 4,387,548
2001 4,400,990
2002 4,417,335
2003 4,436,188
2004 4,456,489
2005 4,477,600
2006 4,506,575
2007 4,544,223
2008 4,584,071
2009 4,627,539
2010 4,671,177
2011 4,710,289
2012 4,748,680
2013 4,792,299
2014 4,843,205
2015 4,897,811
2016 4,952,881

Population, male (% of total)

Population, male (% of total) in Sweden was 50.01 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 50.01 in 2016, while its lowest value was 49.37 in 1986.

Definition: Male population is the percentage of the population that is male. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 49.88
1961 49.89
1962 49.90
1963 49.91
1964 49.92
1965 49.93
1966 49.94
1967 49.95
1968 49.95
1969 49.95
1970 49.93
1971 49.90
1972 49.86
1973 49.81
1974 49.76
1975 49.72
1976 49.68
1977 49.64
1978 49.60
1979 49.57
1980 49.53
1981 49.50
1982 49.46
1983 49.42
1984 49.39
1985 49.38
1986 49.37
1987 49.37
1988 49.38
1989 49.39
1990 49.40
1991 49.40
1992 49.41
1993 49.41
1994 49.41
1995 49.41
1996 49.42
1997 49.42
1998 49.43
1999 49.44
2000 49.45
2001 49.47
2002 49.49
2003 49.52
2004 49.55
2005 49.59
2006 49.63
2007 49.67
2008 49.72
2009 49.77
2010 49.81
2011 49.85
2012 49.88
2013 49.92
2014 49.95
2015 49.98
2016 50.01

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population