Outline of Sweden

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The location of Sweden
An enlargeable relief map of the Kingdom of Sweden

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Sweden:

SwedenScandinavian country in Northern Europe, situated between Norway and Finland. Sweden has maintained a policy of neutrality in armed conflicts since the early 19th century. It is a member of the European Union, but retains its own currency (the krona). Swedish icons include Sweden's quality of life, its neutrality, public health care, cars (Volvo, Saab), furniture (IKEA), blonds and pop music performers (ABBA, Roxette, etc.).

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Sweden

Geography of Sweden[edit]

Main article: Geography of Sweden
 Norway 1,619 km
 Finland 614 km
  • Coastline: 3,218 km

Environment of Sweden[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Sweden

Natural geographic features of Sweden[edit]

Regions of Sweden[edit]

Main article: Regions of Sweden

Ecoregions of Sweden[edit]

Administrative divisions of Sweden[edit]

  • Counties of Sweden – first-level administrative and political subdivisions of Sweden, of which there are 21.
  • Provinces of Sweden – 25 historical, geographical or cultural regions that have no administrative function, but remain historical legacies and the means of cultural identification.
Counties of Sweden[edit]
Main article: Counties of Sweden
Municipalities of Sweden[edit]
Provinces of Sweden[edit]
Main article: Provinces of Sweden

The provinces of Sweden, which are primarily historical in significance, are:

Demography of Sweden[edit]

Government and politics of Sweden[edit]

Main article: Government of Sweden and Politics of Sweden

Branches of the State[edit]

Executive branch[edit]

Legislative branch[edit]

Judicial branch[edit]

Foreign relations of Sweden[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Kingdom of Sweden is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Sweden[edit]

Main article: Law of Sweden

Military of Sweden[edit]

Main article: Military of Sweden

Local government in Sweden[edit]

History of Sweden[edit]

Main article: History of Sweden, Timeline of the history of Sweden, and Current events of Sweden

History of Sweden, by period[edit]

History of Sweden, by region[edit]

History of Sweden, by subject[edit]

Culture of Sweden[edit]

Main article: Culture of Sweden

Art in Sweden[edit]

People of Sweden[edit]

People of Sweden

Religion in Sweden[edit]

Religion in Sweden

Sports in Sweden[edit]

Main article: Sports in Sweden

Economy and infrastructure of Sweden[edit]

Main article: Economy of Sweden

Education in Sweden[edit]

Main article: Education in Sweden

See also[edit]

Main article: Sweden

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sweden". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Sweden