PESTLE Insights: Macroeconomic Outlook Report - Sweden
Stockholm, Northern Sweden and Southern Sweden contributed 58.9% to the country’s GDP and comprised of 55% of the Sweden’s population as of 2016. Until 2030, the country is expected to spend €64 bn ($70.8 bn) on railways, roads and other major projects, as well as build 700,000 new homes and offices that will create opportunities for contractors in Europe and beyond.
Services sector contributed 73.7% to gross value added (GVA) in 2017, followed by secondary (25.1%) and agriculture (1.2%) sectors. These sectors are forecasted to grow by 4.1%, 3.8% and 2.1%, respectively in 2019.
The overall OMX30 index exhibits a downward trend over the last one year. As of January 23, 2019, OMX Stockholm 30 index stood at 1,478.7, compared to 1,643.7 on January 23, 2018.
Reasons to buy
- As per the World Bank's logistics performance index (LPI), transport and logistics infrastructure in Sweden improved its rank to 2nd in 2018 from 3rd in 2016 out of 160 countries.
- Macroeconomic Outlook Report identifies the potentials of the country as an investment destination by analyzing the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental (PESTLE) structure.
- PESTLE Insights provides 360 degree view of the economy which can be used as a strategic tool to understand the market dynamics, business potentials and direction of operations
- Along with providing the country’s snapshot, the report captures the risk factors pertaining to the macroeconomic risks, political environment, legal environment, demographic and social structure effectiveness, technology & infrastructure and natural and geographic aspects that might impact business.
- This report also highlights key clusters/cities which contribute significantly to the country GDP and population along with major companies’ presence in these areas.
- Did you Know?
- Country Highlights
- Country Snapshot
- PESTLE Insights
- Political Landscape
- Economic Landscape
- Social Landscape
- Technological Landscape
- Legal Landscape
- Environmental Landscape
- List of Figures
- Exhibit 1: Sweden’s Performance in terms of its Country Risk Analysis in Comparison to Western Europe and the World
- Exhibit 2: Performance Overview (Score: 1-100)
- Exhibit 3: Broad Categories and Weights Behind the Index
- Exhibit 4: OMX Stockholm 30 Index (OMX30)
- Exhibit 5: Key Sectors’ Contribution to the Economy (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 6: FDI Inflow (2012-2017, Q1-Q3, 2018), Inward FDI by Sector (2016-2017) and FDI by Country (2016-2017)
- Exhibit 7: Key Infrastructure Indicators
- Exhibit 8: Real GDP and Household Consumption Growth Rate (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 9: Real GDP Growth Rate Comparison (2017)
- Exhibit 10: Export, Import and Trade Balance (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 11: Current Account Balance (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 12: Top Three Commodity Exports, % of Total Exports (2014-2017)
- Exhibit 13: Paper and Paperboard, Articles of Paper Pulp, Exports as a % of World Total (2017)
- Exhibit 14: Interest Rates (January 2014 - January 2019)
- Exhibit 15: Exchange Rate (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 16: Public Finance (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 17: General Government Debt (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 18: Employment/Unemployment (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 19: Average Annual Wages (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 20: Labor Cost Index (2014-2021f)
- Exhibit 21: Rural/Urban Share of Total Population (1990, 2000, 2010, 2020)
- Exhibit 22: Age-group Share of Total Population (2000, 2010, 2020)
- Exhibit 23: Gender Split (1990, 2000, 2010, 2020)
- Exhibit 24: Internet Users % of Total Population, Mobile Penetration Rate and Broadband Penetration Rate (2017)
- Exhibit 25: Number of Patents Granted Per Million Population (2018)
- Exhibit 26: High-technology Exports (% of Manufactured Exports) 2018
- Exhibit 27: Doing Business in Sweden (2019)
- Exhibit 28: Corruption Perception Index (Rankings) (2018)
- Exhibit 29: CO2 Emissions (2012-2017)