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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.

Please click on a region name for more information on this region.

You can sort the regions in Sweden alphabeticallyby population by capitals of the regionsby capitals population

Primary administrative regions in Sweden

There are 21 regions in Sweden in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Sweden
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Blekinge Blekinge1.152,315Karlskrona Karlskrona32,309
Dalarna Dalarna2.276,555Falun Falun36,477
Gaevleborg Gävleborgs län3.276,637Gavle Gävle68,635
Gotland Gotland4.57,241Visby Visby21,970
Halland Halland5.304,116Halmstad Halmstad55,657
Jaemtland Jämtlands län6.126,201OEstersund Östersund42,940
Joenkoeping Jönköpings län7.339,116Jonkoping Jönköping83,202
Kalmar Kalmar8.233,548Kalmar Kalmar34,744
Kronoberg Kronoberg9.185,887Vaexjoe Växjö59,600
Norrbotten Norrbotten10.248,637Lulea Luleå45,551
OErebro Örebro län11.283,113Orebro Örebro98,573
OEstergoetland Östergötlands län12.433,784Linkoping Linköping96,732
Skane Skåne län13.1,263,088Malmoe Malmö261,548
Soedermanland Södermanlands län14.274,723Nykoping Nyköping27,582
Stockholm Stockholm15.2,127,006Stockholm Stockholm1,253,309
Uppsala Uppsala16.341,977Uppsala Uppsala127,734
Vaermland Värmlands län17.273,080Karlstad Karlstad59,266
Vaesterbotten Västerbottens län18.260,217Umea Umeå74,005
Vaesternorrland Västernorrlands län19.241,981Haernoesand Härnösand17,016
Vaestmanland Västmanlands län20.256,224Vasteras Västerås107,194
Vaestra Goetaland Västra Götalands län21.1,600,447Goeteborg Göteborg504,084