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Sweden
country. For other uses, see Sweden (disambiguation). For other uses of "Swedish" or the Swedish word "svensk(a)", see Swedish (disambiguation). Coordinates:
Apr 29th 2017



Provinces of Sweden
The provinces of Sweden (Swedish: Sveriges landskap) are historical, geographical and cultural regions. Sweden has 25 provinces and they have no administrative
Dec 3rd 2016



Counties of Sweden
The counties of Sweden (Swedish: Sveriges lan) are the top-level geographic subdivisions of Sweden. Sweden is today divided into 21 counties; however,
Mar 18th 2017



History of Sweden
centuries, Sweden gradually became a unified Christian kingdom that later included what is today Finland. During the early Middle Ages, the Swedish state also
Apr 7th 2017



Government of Sweden
the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish: Konungariket Sveriges regering) is the national cabinet and the supreme executive authority in Sweden. The short-form
Mar 23rd 2017



Cinema of Sweden
Swedish cinema is known for including many acclaimed movies; during the 20th century the industry was the most prominent of Scandinavia. This is largely
Nov 14th 2016



Monarchy of Sweden
of the Swedish monarchy as an institution. For a list of kings and queens regnant of Sweden, see List of Swedish monarchs. For a list of Swedish princes
Mar 2nd 2017



Demographics of Sweden
The demography of Sweden is monitored by Statistics Sweden (SCB). As of 31 December 2015, the population of Sweden was estimated to be 9.85 million people
Apr 16th 2017



Sweden Finns
Sweden-FinnsSweden Finns (Finnish: ruotsinsuomalaiset, Swedish: sverigefinnar) are a Finnish-speaking national minority in Sweden consisting of Finns historically
Apr 9th 2017



Church of Sweden
The Church of Sweden (Swedish: Svenska kyrkan) is an Evangelical Lutheran national church in Sweden. A former state church, headquartered in Uppsala,
Apr 16th 2017



Religion in Sweden
officially the largest religion in Sweden, with 6.1 million Swedish citizens being members of the Church of Sweden. The high membership figure is mainly
Apr 12th 2017



Economy of Sweden
The economy of Sweden is a developed export-oriented economy aided by timber, hydropower, and iron ore. These constitute the resource base of an economy
Apr 21st 2017



Union between Sweden and Norway
Sweden and Norway or SwedenNorway (Swedish: Svensk-norska unionen; Norwegian: Den svensk-norske union), officially the United Kingdoms of Sweden and
Apr 22nd 2017



Sweden national football team
team, see Sweden women's national football team. The Sweden national football team (Swedish: svenska fotbollslandslaget) represents Sweden in association
Apr 21st 2017



Geography of Sweden
Sweden is a country in Northern Europe on the Scandinavian Peninsula. It borders Norway to the west; Finland to the northeast; and the Baltic Sea and Gulf
Apr 21st 2017



Sweden–United States relations
SwedishAmerican relations reach back to the days of the American Revolutionary War. The Kingdom of Sweden was the first country not formally engaged in
Mar 30th 2017



List of Swedish monarchs
of Sweden" redirects here. For queens consort of Sweden, see List of Swedish consorts. For the current queen consort, see Queen Silvia of Sweden. This
Apr 21st 2017



Politics of Sweden
Politics of Sweden takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic constitutional monarchy. Executive power is exercised by the
Mar 15th 2017



Prime Minister of Sweden
Minister The Prime Minister (Swedish: statsminister, literally "Minister of the State") is the head of government in Sweden. Before the creation of the office of
Mar 5th 2017



Immigration to Sweden
Immigration to Sweden is the process by which people migrate to Sweden to reside in the country. Many, but not all, become Swedish citizens. The economic
Apr 26th 2017



History of Sweden (800–1521)
Swedish pre-history ends around 800 CE, when the Viking Age begins and written sources are available. The Viking Age lasted until the mid-11th century
Apr 22nd 2017



Mexico–Sweden relations
MexicoSweden relations refers to the diplomatic relations between Mexico and Sweden. Both nations are members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation
Nov 29th 2016



Municipalities of Sweden
The municipalities of Sweden (Swedish: Sveriges kommuner) are its lower-level local government entities. There are 290 municipalities which are responsible
Apr 7th 2017



Russia–Sweden relations
RussiaTriennial-Sweden relations date back to the 10th century; a group of Swedish Vikings called Varangians are believed to have founded new states that
Mar 10th 2017



Flag of Sweden
The flag of Sweden is the national flag of the Kingdom of Sweden. It consists of a yellow or gold Nordic Cross (i.e. an asymmetrical horizontal cross,
Mar 10th 2017



Bridget of Sweden
For Swedish royalty, see Bridget of Sweden (disambiguation). Bridget of Sweden (1303 – 23 July 1373); born as Birgitta-BirgersdotterBirgitta Birgersdotter, also Birgitta of
Mar 31st 2017



Canada–Sweden relations
CanadaSweden relations refer to interstate relations between Canada and the Kingdom of Sweden. As founding members of the Arctic Council, their relations
Mar 15th 2017



Australia–Sweden relations
AustraliaSweden relations are foreign relations between Australia and Sweden. Australia has an embassy in Stockholm. Sweden has an embassy in Canberra
Sep 3rd 2016



Iran–Sweden relations
IranSweden relations are foreign relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Sweden. In 1975 Sweden's 10% share in Eurodif was transferred
Feb 17th 2017



Sweden Democrats
Sweden-DemocratsSweden Democrats or Swedish-DemocratsSwedish Democrats (Swedish: Sverigedemokraterna, SD) is a nationalist political party in Sweden that was founded in 1988. The party
Apr 26th 2017



Catholic Church in Sweden
The Catholic Church in Sweden refers to the Catholic Church in Sweden, including its historical representations. The Catholic mission sui juris was traditionally
Feb 20th 2017



Football in Sweden
"Swedish football" redirects here. For the 19th century code of football, see Swedish football (code). Association football is the most popular sport
Mar 23rd 2017



Stad (Sweden)
See also: List of cities in Sweden Stad (Swedish: "town; city"; plural stader) is a Swedish term that historically has used for urban centers of various
Apr 22nd 2017



History of Sweden (1945–67)
Sweden from the end of World War II to 1967. Sweden emerged unharmed by World War II. The Swedish non-alignment policy officially remained – Sweden
Apr 22nd 2017



Music of Sweden
See also: List of Swedes in music The Music of Sweden shares the tradition of Nordic folk dance music with its neighboring countries in northern Europe
Apr 10th 2017



Privy Council of Sweden
about the historical Swedish cabinet of medieval origin abolished in 1809. For the present-day Swedish cabinet, see Government of Sweden. The Council of the
Dec 5th 2016



Dominions of Sweden
Dominions of Sweden or Svenska besittningar ("Swedish possessions") were territories that historically came under control of the Swedish Crown, but never
Dec 15th 2016



Sweden at the Olympics
Sweden first participated at the Games Olympic Games at the inaugural 1896 Games, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then with one exception
Jan 5th 2017



Sweden–Finland
FinlandSweden relations. SwedenFinland (Finnish: Ruotsi-Suomi, Swedish: Sverige-Finland) is a Finnish historiographical term referring to the Sweden from
Apr 17th 2017



Swedish Armed Forces
Swedish-Armed-Forces">The Swedish Armed Forces (Swedish: Forsvarsmakten) is the government agency that forms the military forces of Sweden, and which is tasked with defence
Apr 19th 2017



Denmark–Sweden relations
DenmarkSweden relations relate to Denmark and Sweden. Both of these countries have a very long history together. These countries were part of the Kalmar
Apr 8th 2017



Valdemar, King of Sweden
"Valdemar of Sweden" redirects here. For other uses, see Valdemar of Sweden (disambiguation). Valdemar (English: Waldemar; Swedish: Valdemar Birgersson;
Feb 27th 2017



Sweden during World War II
Sweden maintained its policy of neutrality during World War II. When the war began on September 1, 1939, the fate of Sweden was unclear. But by a combination
Apr 25th 2017



Culture of Sweden
Swedish culture is generally seen as egalitarian and tolerant in nature, and since the early 1970s, the Swedish establishment has very deliberately embraced
Mar 30th 2017



United States Ambassador to Sweden
The United States Ambassador to Sweden serves as the official diplomatic representative of the President and the Government of the United States of America
Apr 7th 2017



Same-sex marriage in Sweden
Same-sex marriage in Sweden has been legal since 1 May 2009, following the adoption of a new, gender-neutral law on marriage by the Swedish parliament on 1
Jan 21st 2017



Lands of Sweden
The lands of Sweden (Swedish: Sveriges landsdelar) are three traditional parts, essentially three collectives of provinces, in Sweden. These "lands" have
Mar 31st 2017



Elections in Sweden
bodies on the three levels of administrative division in the Kingdom of Sweden are held once every four years. At the highest level, these elections determine
Mar 3rd 2017



Lapland (Sweden)
often Anglicized as Lapland (Swedish: Lappland, Latin: Lapponia, Northern Sami: Sapmi), is a province in northernmost Sweden. It borders Jamtland, Angermanland
Mar 1st 2017



Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden
For other Swedish royalty named Carl, see Carl of Sweden (disambiguation). Carl XVI Gustaf (Swedish pronunciation: [kɑːɭ dɛn ²sɛksˌtɔndɛ ²gɵsˌtav]; full
Apr 26th 2017





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