Nordic kintra in Northren Europe

Coordinates: 63°N 16°E / 63°N 16°E / 63; 16

The Kinrick o Swaden (Swadish: Sverige) is a Nordic kintra on the Scandinavian hauf-island. It's a constitutional monarchy, an the king is Carl XVI Gustaf. Aboot 10,000,000 fowk bydes in Swaden. The caipital ceety o Swaden is Stockholm, that haes aboot 2.1 million indwallers. Swaden is a member o the European Union. It haes mairches wi Norawa an Finland.

Kinrick o Swaden

Konungariket Sverige[a]
Motto: (royal) "För Sverige – i tiden"[a]
"For Swaden – Wi the Times"[1]
AnthemDu gamla, Du fria[b]
Thoo auncient, thoo free

Ryal anthemKungssången
Sang o the Keeng
Location o  Swaden  (dark green) – on the European continent  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)  —  [Legend]
Location o  Swaden  (dark green)

– on the European continent  (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (green)  —  [Legend]

and largest city
59°21′N 18°4′E / 59.350°N 18.067°E / 59.350; 18.067
Offeecial leidsSwadish[c]
Ethnic groups
Na offeecial statistics[d]
GovrenmentUnitar pairlamentar
constitutional monarchy
• Keeng
Carl XVI Gustaf
• Speaker
Urban Ahlin
Stefan Löfven
Anna Kinberg Batra
• A unifee'd Swadish kinrick established
Bi the early 12t century
• Pairt o Kalmar Union
• Pairt o Swadish-Norse Union
4 November 1814 – August 1905[2]
1 Januar 1995
• Total
450,295 km2 (173,860 sq mi) (55t)
• Water (%)
• 30 June 2017 census
10,053,061 Increase[3] (89t)
• Density
22.0/km2 (57.0/sq mi) (196t)
GDP (PPP)2016 estimate
• Total
$498.130 billion[4] (34th)
• Per capita
$49,678[4] (17t)
GDP (nominal)2016 estimate
• Tot
$517.440 billion[4] (21st)
• Per capita
$51,603[4] (11t)
Gini (2015)negative increase 25.4[5]
HDI (2015)Increase 0.913[6]
verra heich · 14t
CurrencySwadish krona (SEK)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
• Summer (DST)
Date formatyyyy-mm-dd
Drivin sidericht[e]
Cawin code+46
Internet TLD.se[f]
  1. ^ "För Sverige – I tiden" haes been adoptit bi Carl XVI Gustaf as his personal motto.
  2. ^ Du gamla, Du fria haes niver been offeecially adoptit as naitional anthem, but is sae bi convention.
  3. ^ Syne 1 Julie 2009.[7][8] Five ither leids are offeecially recognised as minority leids:[9] Finnish, Meänkieli, Romani, Sami, an Yiddish. The Swadish Sign Leid an aa haes a special status.
  4. ^ On 31 December 2012, approximately 27% o the population haed a full or pairtial furrin backgrund.[10][11]
  5. ^ Since 3 September 1967.
  6. ^ The .eu domain is an aa uised, as it is shared wi ither European Union member states.


  1. In recognised minority leids o Sweden:


  1. "Mottoes of The Kings and Queens of Sweden". www.kungahuset.se. Royal Court of Sweden. Retrieved 22 December 2015.
  2. Norborg, Lars-Arne. "svensk–norska unionen". ne.se (in Swedish). Nationalencyklopedin. Retrieved 6 August 2015.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  3. Key figures for Sweden. Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 20 August 2017.
  4. a b c d "Sweden". International Monetary Fund.
  5. "Gini coefficient of equivalised disposable income (source: SILC)". Eurostat Data Explorer. Retrieved 14 October 2015.
  6. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 23 Mairch 2017.
  7. "Språklag (2009:600)" (in Swedish). Riksdag. 28 Mey 2009. Retrieved 10 November 2014.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  8. Landes, David (1 Julie 2009). "Swedish becomes official 'main language'". The Local. Retrieved 15 Julie 2009.
  9. "Är svenskan också officiellt språk i Sverige?" [Is Swedish also an official language in Sweden?] (in Swedish). Swedish Language Council. 1 Februar 2008. Archived frae the original on 6 Februar 2014. Retrieved 22 Juin 2008.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link) Archived 2014-02-06 at the Wayback Machine
  10. "Summary of Population Statistics 1960–2012". Statistics Sweden. Archived frae the original on 17 Mairch 2013. Retrieved 9 Juin 2013. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  11. Note that Swadish-speakin Finns or ither Swadish-speakers born ootside Swaden micht identifee as Swadish despite bein born abraid. Mairower, fowk born in Swaden mey nae be ethnic Swedes. As the Swadish govrenment daes nae base ony stateestics on ethnicity, thare are no exact nummers on the ethnic backgrund o migrants an thair stryndants in Swaden. This is nae, houiver, tae be confused wi migrants' naitional backgrunds, that are recordit.