Sweden

Languages:

Swedish 

Time zone:

CET (UTC+1) 

Electricity:

230 volts, 50Hz. Standard European two-pin plugs are used. 

Area:

450,295 sq km 

Population:

10,014,900 (21 February 2017 estimate ) 

Currency:

Swedish krona (SEK) 

Religion:

Church of Sweden 

Government:

Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy 

Phone code:

+46 

Sweden in Northern Europe, is bordered by the countries of Denmark, Finland, and Norway. To the east of the country is the Gulf of Bothnia and The Baltic Sea. With about 9.3 million people living in Sweden, it is the biggest of the Scandinavian countries. It is a country that offers a mix of experiences from medieval villages, cosmopolitan cities, icy tundras, and tranquil lakes and forests. Sweden's cities are divided into the three regions of Norrland, Svealand, and Gotaland, and are as diverse as a country can be. Norrland located on the north part of the country is filled with lush forests, rivers and lakes, enormous marshes, and big mountains. It is home to the cities of Gavle, Lulea, Umea, and Sundsvall. Svealand is the central region of Sweden and is home to the nation's capital Stockholm as well as the city of Uppsala.

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