Retail sales in Sweden rose 3.9 percent year-on-year in September of 2020, accelerating from a 3 percent increase in the previous month. It was the biggest gain in retail trade since February, as sales advanced for durable goods (4.3 percent vs 3.4 percent in August) and those in consumables, excluding Systembolaget, the state-owned chain of liquor stores (1.8 percent vs 1 percent). On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, retail trade went up 0.8 percent, after falling 0.2 percent in August. source: Statistics Sweden
Retail Sales YoY in Sweden averaged 2.80 percent from 1992 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 10.90 percent in May of 2000 and a record low of -7.70 percent in December of 1992. This page provides the latest reported value for - Sweden Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Sweden Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2020.
Retail Sales YoY in Sweden is expected to be -2.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales YoY in Sweden to stand at 2.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sweden Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.00 percent in 2021 and 2.20 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.