Swedish National Wealth Database (SNWD), 1810-2016

v2.1, 2017-10

 

Created by: Daniel Waldenström

Comments mostly welcome to daniel.waldenstrom@ifn.se

 

SNWD files:

·         Main datafile

o    SNWD.xlsx

·         Sub-datafiles with more detailed accounts:

o    Household sector

§  Non-financial assets

§  Financial assets

§  Liabilities

§  Pension assets

o    Corporate sector

§  Assets, liabilities, wealth (book value)

o    Public sector

§  Assets, liabilities, Wealth

o    Saving

§  National, private, public saving

·         Appendix (description of variable construction and sources)

o    Swedish National Wealth Database (SNWD): Appendix.pdf, updated, 2017.

·         Publications:

o    “The National Wealth of Sweden, 1810-2014”, Scandinavian Economic History Review, 2016.

o    “Wealth-income ratios in a small, developing economy: Sweden, 1810–2014”, Journal of Economic History, 2017.

 

 

Contents of main datafile:

 

Variable

Sector

Time period

Series

Wealth

National / Private / Gov.

1810-2016

National/Private/Gov. wealth, current/constant prices, per cap/ad

Wealth

National / Private / Gov.

1870-2016

Assets, liabilities, net wealth

Wealth

National

1870-2016

Net foreign assets

Wealth

Private

1810-2016

Private wealth and main subcomponents

Wealth

Private

1810-2016

Non-financial assets, subcomponents

Wealth

Private

1810-2016

Financial assets, subcomponents

Wealth

Private

1810-2016

Pension assets

Wealth

Private

1810-2016

Liabilities, subcomponents

Wealth

Private

1980-2016

Corporate assets and liabilities

Wealth

Government

1870-2016

Assets, liabilities, net wealth, central/local gov.

Income

National

1810-2016

GDP, National income, depreciation, disposable income

Saving

National / Private / Gov.

1810-2016

National, private, government saving