Social insurance registry
Social Systems and Welfare
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The Swedish Social Insurance Agency (Försäkringskassan)
Klara Västra kyrkogata 11
103 51 Stockholm
Phone: +468-786 90 00
Fax: 08-411 27 89
Timeliness, transparencyAbout six months.
By derogation from the statistical confidentiality, data from statistical registers can be made available for research purposes. Data may be released after application and secrecy examination. Since 1 January 2004, research involving humans is examined by the Ethical Review Board.
Access only available for Swedish scholars.
Conditions of access
Access by researchers with defined research programmes or collaborative work – scholars must cover the administrative costs.
Around 6 months.
Anonymised microdata, tables or indicators.
Basic statistics on CD
Data are only available in Swedish.
All insured individuals in Sweden. That is, almost everyone who lives in Sweden and is aged 16 years and over in social security records.
Registry/ Official Statistics
The whole country
Population aged 16 and over
The social insurance registry is a collection of more than 25 registries with regard to general person information, sick-leave insurance registry (including parental leave, rehabilitation, activity support, etc.), allowances registry, occupational injury registry, disability support registry, sickness allowances and activity support registry, pension related registries and registries of survivors.
- The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
- Kenneth Abrahamsson
- (see Partners)