Number of dwellings sold or transferred reached 163 '000 in 2017 in Sweden, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.70 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of dwellings sold or transferred in Sweden reached an all time high of 168 '000 in 2015 and an all time low of 136 '000 in 2001. When compared to Sweden's main peers, number of dwellings sold or transferred in Denmark amounted to 69.3 '000, 62.2 '000 in Finland, 114 '000 in Norway and 2,863 '000 in Russia in 2017.
Sweden has been ranked 13th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of number of dwellings sold or transferred, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A dwelling is a separate and independent place of abode intended for habitation by a single household, or one not intended for habitation but occupied as living quarters by a household at the time of the census.