Number of banks reached 78.0 banks in 2019 in Sweden, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.41 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of banks in Sweden reached an all time high of 189 banks in 1979 and an all time low of banks in. When compared to Sweden's main peers, number of banks in Denmark amounted to 67.0 banks, 24.0 banks in Finland, 41.0 banks in Norway and 402 banks in Russia in 2019.
Sweden has been ranked 20th within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of number of banks, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.