Year-on-year, the number of new businesses in Sweden declined by 3 per cent in the first quarter, reports the Swedish Agency for Growth Policy Analysis (Tillväxtanalys). In the construction industry, start-ups declined by 10 per cent.
An 11 per cent drop was noted in the five counties in the northern region of Sweden, while start-ups in the counties of Stockholm and Skåne (the southernmost region of the country) increased by 1 per cent
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