Sweden Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: For breakfast, one might eat fil (a kind of yogurt), knäckebröd (crisp bread) with margarine, and coffee. They might also have a... More
  • Family: About 80 percent of Sweden's people live in urban areas, the remaining 20 percent are scattered across the land in... More
  • Fashion: Swedes wear warm conservative European fashions.  Swedish folk costumes consist of white blouses, vests and long dark skirts often with... More
  • Visiting: A hosts usually offers something to drink to their guests. Usually people invite others over for an evening meal. ... More

Sweden Facts

Sweden stats

Capital Stockholm
Government Type constitutional monarchy
Currency SEK
Population 9,119,423
Total Area 173,859 Square Miles
450,295 Square Kilometers
Location Northern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, Kattegat, and Skagerrak, between Finland and Norway
Language Swedish

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