Number of bank employees reached 70,877 persons in 2017 in Sweden, according to the National Central Bank. This is 28.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of bank employees in Sweden reached an all time high of 70,877 persons in 2017 and an all time low of 31,000 persons in 1979. When compared to Sweden's main peers, number of bank employees in Denmark amounted to 42,240 persons and 20,999 persons in Finland in 2017.
Sweden has been ranked 10th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of number of bank employees, 14 places above the position seen 10 years ago.