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Turnover in the service sector

Upcoming publishing: 2020-06-10

The statistics are based on samples and registers and are designed to measure monthly turnover trends in retail trade and quarterly wholesale trade and other service industries. The survey is coordinated with other economy-based surveys.

Key figures for Sweden

Retail trade index, monthly change

0.2 %

Compared to previous month. Seasonally adjusted.

Reference period: April 2020

Retail trade index, yearly change

-1.3 %

Compared to the same month previous year. Working day adjusted.

Reference period: April 2020

Statistical news

Turnover in retail trade, April 2020


The volume of retail trade sales decreased by 1.3 percent in April 2020 compared with the same month a year ago. Retail sales in consumables (excluding Systembolaget, the state-owned chain of liquor stores) decreased by 2.6 percent, while retail sales in durables decreased by 1.8 percent. These figures are working-day adjusted and in fixed prices.

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Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database

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