Located in the continent of Europe, Sweden covers 410,335 square kilometers of land and 39,960 square kilometers of water, making it the 56th largest nation in the world with a total area of 450,295 square kilometers.
Sweden was founded as a distinct and original nation in 1523. The population of Sweden is 9,103,788 (2012) and the nation has a density of 22 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Sweden is the Swedish Krona (SEK). As well, the people of Sweden are refered to as Swedish.
The dialing code for the country is 46 and the top level internet domain for Swedish sites is .se.
To learn more, visit our detailed Sweden section.
|Density||22.2 / km2 ( 57.5 / mi2 )|
|GDP||571,000,000,000 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||62,721 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||410,335 km2 (158,431 mi2)|
|Water Area||39,960 km2 (15,429 mi2)|
What is the capital of Sweden?
Stockholm is the capital city of Sweden. It has a population of 1,253,309, and is located on a latitue of 59.33 and longitude of 18.06.
Stockholm is also the political center of Sweden, which is considered a Constitutional Monarchy, and home to its Ceremonial head of state.
Quick Facts About Stockholm, the Capital Of Sweden
|Elevation||28 meters over sea level|
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