Sweden’s economy grew strongly by an estimated 2.7% in 2017, fuelled by robust domestic demand. Investment, driven by housing investment, grew 9.5% (y-o-y) in the first three quarters, making a particularly strong contribution. Although economic confidence edged down at the end of 2017, overall sentiment remained positive and above its long-term average.
|GDP growth (%, yoy)||3,2||2,7||2,7||2,0|
|Inflation (%, yoy)||1,1||1,9||1,8||1,7|