FI is responsible for the official statistics about the financial markets. Much of the data we gather is published and distributed by Statistics Sweden (SCB).

The basis for FI's supervision is the financial data firms are obligated to report to us. An online system enables safe, rapid transfer of this data.

Official Statistics of Sweden

Sweden's Official Statistics (SOS) are statistics that are particularly important for describing Sweden. Official statistics contribute to the development of our society by being objective and relevant, which benefits citizens. Addo Sign ID-nummer : 129dac68-ce3c-41a6-9ddd-8a80d31d3c94
Finansisnpektionen has been tasked by the Government to be responsible for the official statistics within financial markets. As a government agency responsible for statistics, we are responsible for ensuring that

  • the statistics are objective;
  • the statistics are documented; and
  • the statistics are accompanied by a quality declaration.

Official statistics must be kept publicly available free of charge on the internet. All official statistics must bear the text Sweden's official statistics and/or carry the logo.

The logo and the text Sweden's official statistics may not be used in further processing of the official statistics.

Government agency network

There are about thirty government agencies in Sweden who are responsible for the official statistics. Statistics Sweden is responsible for coordinating and supporting the system for official statistics.

To read more about what constitutes official statistics and which government agencies form part of the network, visit Statistics Sweden's website:

Last reviewed: 2023-09-20