Population in cities of more than 1 million reached 1.55 mil in 2017 in Sweden, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.92 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population in cities of more than 1 million in Sweden reached an all time high of 1.55 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.805 mil in 1960. When compared to Sweden's main peers, population in cities of more than 1 million in Denmark amounted to 1.30 mil, 1.26 mil in Finland, 0.997 mil in Norway and 33.2 mil in Russia in 2017.
Sweden has been ranked 94th within the group of 121 countries we follow in terms of population in cities of more than 1 million, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The population in urban agglomerations of more than one million is the country's population living in metropolitan areas that have a population of more than one million people.