The Kingdom of Sweden is a Scandinavian country of Northern Europe and member of the European Union. It borders to the north with Norway and Finland, to the east with Finland and the Gulf of Bothnia, to the south with the Baltic Sea and to the west with the North Sea and Norway. It has land borders with Norway and Finland, and is connected to Denmark by the Öresund bridge. It is sparsely populated country, being the fifth largest country in Europe (450,295 sq. km), it is inhabited by 10 million people. About 85% of the population lives in urban areas, mainly in its capital and most populated city is Stockholm, and Gothenburg and Malm0. Its official language is Swedish and its official currency is the Swedish Krona (SEK).
The country is known by its thousands of coastal islands and inland lakes, along with vast boreal forests and its glaciated mountains. Swedish people enjoy a high standard of living with high levels of education, and the country is generally perceived as modern and liberal, with a non-hierarchical, collectivist corporate organization and culture. Sweden has an economic model respectful of private enterprise, in fact it is ranked 19 out of 180 countries in the Index of Economic Freedom in 2016.
Swedish economy is export-oriented. It has a modern distribution system, developed external and internal communications and a specialized workforce. Wood, hydraulic energy and iron are the economic base of the country, together with the engineering sector. Telecommunications and the automotive and pharmaceutical industries are also relevant.
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