The average age of a Swedish tertiary student is 25.5 years old - the oldest average in the world.
Sweden has the highest proportion of female lawmakers in the world (in 2006 nearly half of the Swedish parliament was female.)
Swedes have the lowest income inequality in the world.
It's the home of Ikea. But you knew that.
- Official Name: Kingdom of Sweden
- Capital: Stockholm
- Population: 9.1 million
- Official Language: Swedish
- Currency: Swedish Krona
- Government Type: Constitutional Monarchy
- Academic Year
Semester 1: early September to mid-January
Semester 2: late January to early June