Industry Breakdown of Companies in Sweden

This statistic shows TOP industries, TOP companies by sales and number of employees and the most common SIC codes in Sweden

The number of companies in Sweden is 1,087,779, which represents 2.38% of all 45,660,640 companies in the HitHorizons database. The country with the highest number of registered companies is United Kingdom with 6,590,813 companies.

Current Country:
Sweden 1,087,779 (2.4%)
Largest Country:
United Kingdom 6,590,813 (14.4%)
Total Number of Companies 45,660,640

TOP Industries in Sweden

The industry with the highest number of companies registered in Sweden is Services with 445,547 companies followed by Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate and Unknown industry with 180,421 and 165,850 companies respectively.

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TOP Industries in Sweden 1,087,779 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of Companies
Services 445,547 41.0% 445,547
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 180,421 16.6% 180,421
Unknown industry 165,850 15.2% 165,850
Retail Trade 80,711 7.4% 80,711
Construction 75,905 7.0% 75,905
Manufacturing 43,901 4.0% 43,901
Wholesale Trade 41,055 3.8% 41,055
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 28,973 2.7% 28,973
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 23,329 2.1% 23,329
Public Sector 1,404 0.1% 1,404
Mining 683 0.1% 683

Breakdown of Companies in Sweden by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification code (SIC code) allows to classify individual industries. The top three SIC codes for Sweden are Non classified establishment (15.25%), Real property lessor (11.7%) and Membership organization (6.98%) .

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Breakdown of Companies in Sweden by SIC Code 1,087,779 registered companies

TOP 10 Companies by Sales Registered in Sweden

Companies registered in Sweden generate € 1,905,122,618,542 in sales per annum, which represents 2.54% of sales of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest sales is AB Volvo with € 36.68B followed by Volvo Car AB and Geely Sweden Holdings AB with € 27.79B and € 25.90B in sales respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Sales in Sweden 1,087,779 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. AB Volvo € 36.68B 1.93% € 36.68B
2. Volvo Car AB € 27.79B 1.46% € 27.79B
3. Geely Sweden Holdings AB € 25.90B 1.36% € 25.90B
4. Telefon AB LM Ericsson € 22.89B 1.2% € 22.89B
5. H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB € 19.61B 1.03% € 19.61B
6. Volvo Personvagnar AB € 18.17B 0.95% € 18.17B
7. Vattenfall AB € 17.75B 0.93% € 17.75B
8. Skanska AB € 14.18B 0.74% € 14.18B
9. Ericsson AB € 13.17B 0.69% € 13.17B
10. ICA Gruppen AB € 12.61B 0.66% € 12.61B

TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Registered in Sweden

Companies registered in Sweden have 4,207,816 employees, which represents 1.1% of all employees of companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is Scania AB with 47,016 people followed by Transcom TopCo AB and Toyota Industries Europe AB with 26,208 and 18,901 employees respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees in Sweden 1,087,779 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Employees
1. Scania AB 47,016 1.12% 47,016
2. Transcom TopCo AB 26,208 0.62% 26,208
3. Toyota Industries Europe AB 18,901 0.45% 18,901
4. Alfa Laval AB 17,419 0.41% 17,419
5. Medicover AB 16,249 0.39% 16,249
6. Landstingshuset i Stockholm AB 13,636 0.32% 13,636
7. UL SWE II AB 12,076 0.29% 12,076
8. Hilding Anders Holdings 3 AB 10,066 0.24% 10,066
9. Volvo Personvagnar AB 10,000 0.24% 10,000
10. Scania CV AB 10,000 0.24% 10,000

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