Population of Sweden OOverall – 9,074,055 CCapital City – Stockholm CCurrency – Krona MMobile Phones – 3.835 million LLife expectancy – 80.9
Ethnicy (Race) Main Ethnic Groups – indigenous population: Swedes with Finnish and Sami minorities; foreign born or first generation immigrants: Finns, Yugoslavs, Danes, Norwegians, Greeks, Turks Religions – Lutheran 87%, Roman Catholic, Orthodox, Baptist, Muslim
Economic Activities SServices – Telephone, Radios, Television, Railways, Bus IIndustry – Iron and Steel, Personal equipment, Telephone parts, Motor vehicles AAgriculture – Barley, Wheat, Sugar beet
Main Industries Iron/Steel Precision Equipment Paper Food Motor Vehicles Wood Pulp
Brief History of Sweden The earliest historical mention of Sweden is found in Tactucs’s Germania, where reference is made to the powerful king and strong fleet of Sviones. In 1520, the Danish king Christian II conquered Sweden.
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