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Stockholm city profile | city data
IndicatorFigureDateSourceNotes
Number of music performances per year8,5002013STIMConcerts registered at STIM
Public libraries1362016National Library of Sweden / Stockholm Region LibraryData relates to Stockholm region/county
Other museums572016Swedish Agency for Cultural Policy Analysis / Swedish Museums Association
National museums29 2016Swedish Agency for Cultural Policy Analysis
Major concert halls5 2018Culture Administration of StockholmThe Royal Opera / The Stockholm Concert Hall / The Berwald Hall / The Folkopera / The Drottningholm Court Opera
Number of live music venues1,182 2013STIMLivespaces registred at STIM
Number of theatrical performances at all theatres per year3,5002018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate
Theatres852018Culture Administration of Stockholm / EniroEstimate
% of public green space (parks and gardens)40.0%2015City of Stockholm
Number of other Heritage/Historical sites1932018Culture Administration of Stockholm
UNESCO World Heritage Sites32018UNESCO
Number of book titles published in the country in a year13,237 2016Swedish Publishers’ Association
Number of dance performances per year1,0002018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate
Art galleries1202018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate
Specialist private cultural HE establishments902018Culture Administration of Stockholm Estimate
Number of students enrolled in specialist Art & Design public institutions2,4712017The Swedish Higher Education Authority
Number of students of Art & Design degree courses at generalist universities7,9312017The Swedish Higher Education Authority / University of StockholmAll students studying humanities at University of Stockholm
Number of non-professional dance schools3002018www.kurser.seEstimate
Cinemas422016Stockholm Film Institute / Culture Administration of Stockholm
Cinema screens1402016Stockholm Film Institute / Culture Administration of Stockholm
Number of cinema screens per 100,000 population6.12016Stockholm Film Institute / Culture Administration of Stockholm
Number of films given theatrical release in the country in a year2922016Stockholm Film Institute
Number of foreign films given theatrical release in the country in a year2472016Stockholm Film Institute
Film festivals502017Film Stockholm / Culture Administration of Stockholm County CouncilData only include festivals supported by the city and county of Stockholm
Bookshops70 2015Svenska BokhandlareföreningenMembers of Svenska Bokhandlareföreningen
Number of bookshops per 100,000 population3.02015Svenska Bokhandlareföreningen
Number of bars1,500 2018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate
Number of bars per 100,000 population65.02018Culture Administration of Stockholm
Number of restaurants2,5002018Statistics Sweden; VisitaEstimate
Number of Michelin star restaurants122018Michelin Guide
Festivals and celebrations1502018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate
Number of international students studying in the city9,0932016The Swedish Higher Education Authority
Number of video games arcades62018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate
Museums/galleries attendance - % working age population attending at least once a year59.0%2015SOM InstituteStatistics concern attendance to museums only
Number of visits to top 5 most visited museums & galleries4,755,9162017Culture Administration of Stockholm
Number of admissions at all theatres per year2,500,000 2018Culture Administration of StockholmStatistics from main public theatres and independent theatres; Private theatres estimate
Total value of theatre ticket sales at all theatres per year - $m (ppp)$82 2018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate
Number of cinema admissions per year5,548,2032016The Swedish Film Institute
Number of admissions at main film festival31,965 2017Stockholm International Film Festival
Total value of cinema ticket sales per year -$ (ppp)$70,467,581 2018The Swedish Film Institute
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival1,000,0002018Culture Administration of Stockholm
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival as % of city population43.0%2018Culture Administration of Stockholm
Number of international tourists per year4,729,3772016Stockholm Business regionEstimate; Based on the total number commercial overnight stays at hotels for foreign tourists and day cruise passangers; Stockholm county
Number of international tourists per year as % of city population205.0%2016Stockholm Business regionEstimate; Based on the total number commercial overnight stays at hotels for foreign tourists and day cruise passangers; Stockholm county
Geographical area size, sq. km6,541 2018Statistics SwedenStockholm county
Total population number2,308,1432018Statistics SwedenStockholm county
% of total national country population living in the city22.8%2017Statistics SwedenStockholm county
Working age population1,388,8902017Statistics SwedenStockholm county. 2-64 years old
Number of households1,005,0122017Statistics SwedenStockholm county
Foreign born population %33.0%2017Statistics SwedenStockholm county
Education level-% with degree level or higher58.0%2015City of StockholmStockholm City
Average income per capita per year (ppp)$40,455 2016Statistics SwedenStockholm county
GDP (ppp)(million)$155,526 2016Statistics SwedenStockholm county
Creative industries employment %5.0%2015Statistics SwedenStockholm county
Number of public libraries per 100,000 population5.92016National Library of Sweden / Stockholm Region Library
Number of book loans by public libraries per year (million)8.42016National Library of Sweden
Total number of museums862,016Swedish Agency for Cultural Policy Analysis / Swedish Museums Association
Specialist public cultural HE establishments42017The Swedish Higher Education Authority
Number of restaurants per 100,000 population108.32018Statistics Sweden; VisitaEstimate
Number of performing arts/dance rehearsal spaces2502018Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate; Data concerns Stockholm region
Community centres552017Culture Administration of StockholmEstimate - Statistics for Stockholm City - Estimations for Stockholm region/Council