Statistics on notes and coins

Banknotes in circulation 2019-12-31
Value per denomination
Denomination SEK millions
20 1 028
50 943
100 2 966
200 4 982
500 41 791
1000 3 062
Invalid banknotes* 5 611
Total 60 383

The data in the tables have been rounded off.

* The item "invalid banknotes" includes notes that ceased to be legal tender at the end of 2013, by the end of June 2016 and by the end of June 2017.

Coins in circulation 2019-12-31
Value per denomination
Denomination SEK millions
1 184
2 315
5 474
10 2 116
Commemorative coins 17
Total 3 105

The data in the table have been rounded off.

Banknotes and coins in circulation (yearly average), SEK billion
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Banknotes and coins 77 65 57 58 62
Banknotes 71 60 53 55 59
Coins 5 5 4 3 3

Based on the last day of every month.

The figures on the average value of banknotes and coins are rounded off. The figures for the average value of coins in circulation do not include commemorative coins.

Number of banknotes in circulation (yearly average), million
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Banknotes 317 288 265 262 266
Coins 1,917 1,823 1,433 552 624

Based on the last day of every month.

The figures on the number of banknotes and coins in circulation are rounded off. The figures for the number of coins in circulation do not include commemorative coins.

Average value of banknotes and coins in circulation

2010-2019, SEK billion

 

Source: The Riksbank
The figures in the chart do not include the value of commemorative coins.

Notes and coins
  31.12.2018 31.12.2019
Value of banknotes and coins in circulation (SEK billion) 62 63
Value of notes in circulation (SEK billion) 59 60
Value of coins in circulation (SEK billion) 3 3
Number of banknotes in circulation (million) 270 270
Number of coins in circulation (million) 603 648
Banknotes in circulation
Value per denomination (SEK million)
  31.12.2018 31.12.2019
20 kronor 1 033 1 028
50 kronor 965 943
100 kronor 3 041 2 966
200 kronor 5 452 4 982
500 kronor  39 474 41 791
1 000 kronor 3 336 3 062
Ivalid banknotes* 5 845 5 611
TOTAL 59 147 60 383

* The item "invalid banknotes" contains banknotes that have ceased to be legal tender.

Coins in circulation
Value per denomination (SEK million)
  31.12.2018 31.12.2019
1 kronor 167 184
2 kronor 268 315
5 kronor 441 474
10 kronor 2 136 2 116
Commemorative coins 22 17
TOTAL 3 034 3 105
Number of coins minted with respective years
Year 50 öre 1 krona 5 krona 10 krona
2000 33 060 252 107 191 187 3 851 326 8 520 983
2001 30 120 532 23 905 454 6 001 481 4 171 757
2002 32 019 578 62 436 783 13 054 800 12 025 624
2003 32 074 768 54 178 242 11 063 204 13 824 632
2004 25 958 649 42 060 252 6 732 730 9 045 581
2005 25 024 203 21 469 169 4 372 783 13 205 261
2006 30 000 000 - 4 531 150
2007 50 000 000 30 751 250 628 000 15 200 000
2008 35 000 000 60 510 000 12 000 000 12 000 000
2009 20 000 000 40 020 000 10 000 000 3 400 000
2010 - - - -
2011 - - - -
2012 - 20 000 000 - -
2013 - 5 000 000 - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016   -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -

The table above shows how many coins have been minted with the respective years. Demand governs how many of these coins are in circulation. There were coins minted in 2016 in denominations of 1, 2 and 5 krona. The number of coins minted in 2016 was significantly more than previously as the Riksbank introduced a new coin series. The exact amount of coins cannot be reported for security reasons.

Counterfeit banknotes
  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Number of counterfeit
banknotes, (number)
246 295 379 537 453
Updated 10/01/2020

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