112 is the single emergency number in Sweden.

The average time to answer a 112 call is 14 seconds.

In addition to the national language(s), 112 calls are answered in English and in Finnish.

According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 63% of Swedes know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.

The European emergency number 112 is the only emergency number in Sweden.

People with disabilities can have access to emergency services through SMS ,relay services as well as Total conversation.

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Published: 
11 February 2013
Last update: 
22 March 2018
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