Stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation reached 73.0 % in 2012 in Sweden, according to OECD. This is 24.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation in Sweden reached an all time high of 163 % in 2007 and an all time low of 4.15 % in 1978. When compared to Sweden's main peers, stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation in Denmark amounted to 52.2 %, 83.5 % in Finland, 49.3 % in Norway and 41.2 % in Russia in 2012.
Sweden has been ranked 14th within the group of 108 countries we follow in terms of stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Turnover ratio is the total value of shares traded during the period divided by the average market capitalisation for the period.