Sweden

Labour Market

Academic degree in 15-74 age group, gender, per cent, 2011/2012
LandWomenMen
Sweden 62.9%37.1%

At-risk-of-poverty-rate, gender, per cent, 2012
LandWomenMen
Sweden 15.6%12.6%

Cause of death: accidents, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 2636

Cause of death: cancer, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 218242

Cause of death: cardiovascular disease, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 386353

Cause of death: suicide, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 717

Maternity and parental allowance in connection with pregnancy, child delivery and adoption, number of days (in thousands) with maternity and parental allowance, per cent of days recorded for men, 2012
LandMen
Sweden 25.1% *

Maternity and parental allowance in connection with pregnancy, child delivery and adoption, number of days (in thousands) with maternity and parental allowance, total number of days, 2012
Land
Sweden 52496 *

Percentage of population aged 18–24 with at most a lower secondary education and not in further education or training, 2013
LandWomenMen
Sweden 6.2%7.9%

Percentage of women and men as rectors at higher education institutions in the Nordic region in 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 27%73%

Percentage of women and men on the research council boards in the Nordic region in 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 49%51%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade A (The single highest grade/post at which research is normally conducted), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 20%80%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade B (Researchers working in positions not as senior as top position (A) but more senior than newly qualified PhD holders), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 48%52%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade C (The first grade/post into which a newly qualified PhD graduate would normally be recruited), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 43%57%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Engineering, manufacturing and construction, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 8.1%29.1%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Health and welfare, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 23.1%8.9%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Humanities and arts, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 13.9%12.8%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Science, mathematics and computing, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 6.5%13.1%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Social sciences, business and law, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 28.0%25.5%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Teacher training, education and science, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 16.8%7.1%

Population

At-risk-of-poverty-rate, gender, per cent, 2012
LandWomenMen
Sweden 15.6%12.6%

Health

Academic degree in 15-74 age group, gender, per cent, 2011/2012
LandWomenMen
Sweden 62.9%37.1%

At-risk-of-poverty-rate, gender, per cent, 2012
LandWomenMen
Sweden 15.6%12.6%

Cause of death: accidents, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 2636

Cause of death: cancer, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 218242

Cause of death: cardiovascular disease, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 386353

Cause of death: suicide, per 100 000 individuals, gender, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 717

Maternity and parental allowance in connection with pregnancy, child delivery and adoption, number of days (in thousands) with maternity and parental allowance, per cent of days recorded for men, 2012
LandMen
Sweden 25.1% *

Maternity and parental allowance in connection with pregnancy, child delivery and adoption, number of days (in thousands) with maternity and parental allowance, total number of days, 2012
Land
Sweden 52496 *

Percentage of population aged 18–24 with at most a lower secondary education and not in further education or training, 2013
LandWomenMen
Sweden 6.2%7.9%

Percentage of women and men as rectors at higher education institutions in the Nordic region in 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 27%73%

Percentage of women and men on the research council boards in the Nordic region in 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 49%51%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade A (The single highest grade/post at which research is normally conducted), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 20%80%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade B (Researchers working in positions not as senior as top position (A) but more senior than newly qualified PhD holders), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 48%52%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade C (The first grade/post into which a newly qualified PhD graduate would normally be recruited), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 43%57%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Engineering, manufacturing and construction, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 8.1%29.1%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Health and welfare, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 23.1%8.9%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Humanities and arts, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 13.9%12.8%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Science, mathematics and computing, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 6.5%13.1%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Social sciences, business and law, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 28.0%25.5%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Teacher training, education and science, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 16.8%7.1%

Culture and media

Politics

Education and research

Academic degree in 15-74 age group, gender, per cent, 2011/2012
LandWomenMen
Sweden 62.9%37.1%

Percentage of population aged 18–24 with at most a lower secondary education and not in further education or training, 2013
LandWomenMen
Sweden 6.2%7.9%

Percentage of women and men as rectors at higher education institutions in the Nordic region in 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 27%73%

Percentage of women and men on the research council boards in the Nordic region in 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 49%51%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade A (The single highest grade/post at which research is normally conducted), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 20%80%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade B (Researchers working in positions not as senior as top position (A) but more senior than newly qualified PhD holders), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 48%52%

Proportion of female/male academic staff, grade C (The first grade/post into which a newly qualified PhD graduate would normally be recruited), per cent, 2010
LandWomenMen
Sweden 43%57%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Engineering, manufacturing and construction, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 8.1%29.1%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Health and welfare, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 23.1%8.9%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Humanities and arts, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 13.9%12.8%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Science, mathematics and computing, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 6.5%13.1%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Social sciences, business and law, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 28.0%25.5%

Tertiary level students by field of education and gender: Teacher training, education and science, per cent, 2011
LandWomenMen
Sweden 16.8%7.1%

Violence

Social welfare

Maternity and parental allowance in connection with pregnancy, child delivery and adoption, number of days (in thousands) with maternity and parental allowance, per cent of days recorded for men, 2012
LandMen
Sweden 25.1% *

Maternity and parental allowance in connection with pregnancy, child delivery and adoption, number of days (in thousands) with maternity and parental allowance, total number of days, 2012
Land
Sweden 52496 *

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