Stockholm is one of the most populated cities in Sweden, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Europe, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 59.20N latitude / 18.03E longitude. For routing in Stockholm, please check the free driving directions Stockholm service below.
When you visit Sweden, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Swedish, and the officially used currency is Swedish krona (SEK), since 1873.
Stockholm, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 385 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Stockholm counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Sweden, bears 9 982 709 sum citizens spreading on its 173 859,80 sq mi / 450 295 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Sweden is Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: För Sverige i tiden (For Sweden, With the Times), while salute for the national anthem called: Du gamla, du fria (Thou ancient, thou free).
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Sweden Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Sweden
Sweden, which occupies the eastern part of the Scandinavian Peninsula, is the fourth-largest country in Europe and is one-tenth larger than California. The country slopes eastward and southward from the Kjólen Mountains along the Norwegian border, where the peak elevation is Kebnekaise at 6,965 ft (2,123 m) in Lapland. In the north are mountains and many lakes. To the south and east are central lowlands and south of them are fertile areas of forest, valley, and plain. Along Sweden’s rocky coast, chopped up by bays and inlets, are many islands, the largest of which are Gotland and Öland.