Department of Economic History

Lund University School of Economics and Management

Lund University Macroeconomic and Demographic Database


Swedish Historical National Accounts 1800-2000

2007 Release


Please note the available more recent and revised 2012 and 2015 editions:

Swedish Historical National Accounts 1560―2010 (Released 2012)

Swedish Historical National Accounts 1560―2010 (Released 2015)


Olle Krantz & Lennart Schön

Here historical national accounts for Sweden 1800―2000 are presented. They represent the outcome of a research program at the Department of Economic History, Lund University, and, later, also at the Economic History Department, Umeå University.

Accounts of methodology, principles of empirical estimation, sources et cetera are to be found in Krantz & Schön (2007).

Reference: Krantz, Olle and Schön, Lennart (2007), Swedish Historical National Accounts 1800-2000, Lund Studies in Economic History 41, Lund.

Note: The series in constant prices are calculated on the basis of chain indices with yearly links.

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