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Regions in Sweden

Sweden is made up of 21 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Sweden. Information on all primary administrative regions in Sweden.

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Primary administrative regions in Sweden

There are 21 regions in Sweden in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Sweden
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Dalarna Dalarna1.276,555Falun Falun36,477
Gaevleborg Gävleborgs län2.276,637Gavle Gävle68,635
Vaestra Goetaland Västra Götalands län3.1,600,447Goeteborg Göteborg504,084
Vaesternorrland Västernorrlands län4.241,981Haernoesand Härnösand17,016
Halland Halland5.304,116Halmstad Halmstad55,657
Joenkoeping Jönköpings län6.339,116Jonkoping Jönköping83,202
Kalmar Kalmar7.233,548Kalmar Kalmar34,744
Blekinge Blekinge8.152,315Karlskrona Karlskrona32,309
Vaermland Värmlands län9.273,080Karlstad Karlstad59,266
OEstergoetland Östergötlands län10.433,784Linkoping Linköping96,732
Norrbotten Norrbotten11.248,637Lulea Luleå45,551
Skane Skåne län12.1,263,088Malmoe Malmö261,548
Soedermanland Södermanlands län13.274,723Nykoping Nyköping27,582
Jaemtland Jämtlands län14.126,201OEstersund Östersund42,940
OErebro Örebro län15.283,113Orebro Örebro98,573
Stockholm Stockholm16.2,127,006Stockholm Stockholm1,253,309
Vaesterbotten Västerbottens län17.260,217Umea Umeå74,005
Uppsala Uppsala18.341,977Uppsala Uppsala127,734
Kronoberg Kronoberg19.185,887Vaexjoe Växjö59,600
Vaestmanland Västmanlands län20.256,224Vasteras Västerås107,194
Gotland Gotland21.57,241Visby Visby21,970