Income and inequality in Sweden 1951-2002

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Mats Johansson - Institute for Future Studies

Thomas Lindh - Institute for Future Studies

Research principal

Institute for Future Studies rorId


Data for income distribution and mean income for the adult population (aged 20 and over) in Sweden during the period 1951-2002. All results refer to individual income before tax.

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Method and outcome

Time period(s) investigated

1951 – 2002

Data format / data structure

Data collection
Geographic coverage
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  • Funding agency: Swedish Research Council
  • Funding agency's reference number: 2003-1563
Topic and keywords

Research area

Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Social work (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)


Johansson, Mats (2006) Inkomst och ojämlikhet i Sverige 1951-2002. Institutet för Framtidsstudier
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ISBN: 978-91-89655-82-9
ISSN: 1652-120X

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Published: 2009-11-25
Last updated: 2019-02-06