Sweden

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Sweden is part of:
Europe & CIS · Northern Europe · Western Europe ·
Water Basins of Sweden:
Glama · Klaralven · Torne-Tornealven ·
Facts & Figures edit
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Capital Stockholm
Neighbouring Countries Finland, Norway
Total Area 449,964 km2
  - Water 39,030 km2 (8.67%) / 867 m2/ha
  - Land 410,934 km2
Coastline 3,218 km
Population 9,041,262 (20.0 inhab./km2)
HDIA 0.958 (2007)
Gini CoefficientA 25 (1995)
Nominal GDPB $512,900 million
GDP (PPP) Per CapitaB $39,600
National UN Presence UNDP, UNEP
Land UseC
  - Cultivated Land 24,409 km2 (5.94%)
     - Arable 24,368 km2 (5.93%)
     - Permanent Crops 41 km2 (0.01%)
     - Irrigated 1,150 km2
  - Non cultivated 386,525 km2 (94.06%)
Average Annual RainfallD 624 mm
Renewable Water ResourcesE 179 km3
Water WithdrawalsF 2.96 km3/yr
  - For Agricultural Use 9%
  - For Domestic Use 37%
  - For Industrial Use 54%
  - Per Capita 333 m3
Population with safe access to
  - Improved Water Source 100%
     - Urban population 100%
     - Rural population 100%
  - Improved Sanitation 100%
     - Urban population 100%
     - Rural population 100%
References & Remarks
A UNDP Human Development Report
B CIA World Factbook and Wikipedia
C CIA World Factbook Country Profiles
D Aquastat - FAO's Information System on Water and Agriculture
E CIA World Factbook
F Earthtrends

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Country Profile: Climate, Geography, Socio-Economic Context

Country Profile: Water Bodies and Resources

Country Profile: Legal and Institutional Environment

Country Profile: Water Sector Coordination

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Country Profile: Trends in Water Use, Management and Sanitation

Country Profile: Challenges and Opportunities

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  2. George.DeGooijer ‎(199 views)


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