Sweden is a country in Northern Europe on the Scandinavian Peninsula. It borders Norway to the west; Finland to the northeast; and the Baltic Sea and Gulf of Bothnia to the south and east.
Where is Sweden located?
The latitude of Sweden is 60.1282° N, and the country’s longitude is 18.6435° E. The GPS coordinates of Sweden place the country in the northern and eastern hemispheres.
Is Sweden in the global North?
The Northern and Western Europe region includes economies from Northern Europe (Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom), and Western Europe (Austria, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Switzerland).
Is Sweden in Europe or Asia?
Sweden, country located on the Scandinavian Peninsula in northern Europe.
Where is Sweden located on map?
Stockholm, capital and largest city of Sweden. Stockholm is located at the junction of Lake Mälar (Mälaren) and Salt Bay (Saltsjön), an arm of the Baltic Sea, opposite the Gulf of Finland. The city is built upon numerous islands as well as the mainland of Uppland and Södermanland.
What kind of country is Sweden?
The Kingdom of Sweden is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. By the 16th century Sweden had evolved into a strongly centralized nation, with Stockholm as its capital. During the 17th century the country was one of the great powers in Europe.