High Standard Living
Sweden is one of Europe’s largest countries. However, the country has a relatively small population. Most people live in the southern, urban areas within the three largest cities; Stockholm, Göteborg and Malmö.
Sweden has a highly developed and high standard transport and communication infrastructure. In terms of telecommunications infrastructure, Sweden is among the most developed countries in the world. Fixed phone line, mobile phone, personal computer, internet and broadband usage are extremely common. In the country, with a population of approximately 9.7 million, personal and business internet access is close to 7 million, and more than 90% of homes have computers. The number of workers employed in the service sector constitutes a large proportion of 86% of total employment.