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Table 4 Number of employees in foreign-owned firms and the share of employed in Swedish manufacturing industry between 1980 and 2010

From: Impacts of foreign direct investment on efficiency in Swedish manufacturing

Year Number of employees Share of employment (%) Growth of employment in foreign-owned firms (%)
1980 113,998 5.4  
1981 125,928 5.9 10.5
1982 127,305 6.2 1.1
1983 131,832 6.5 3.6
1984 124,639 6.2 −5.5
1985 139,737 6.9 12.1
1986 148,378 7.0 6.2
1987 154,217 7.2 3.9
1988 192,629 9.0 24.9
1989 201,970 8.9 4.8
1990 206,886 8.7 2.4
1991 228,713 9.7 10.6
1992 222,062 9.9 −2.9
1993 210,252 10.0 −5.3
1994 214,014 10.5 1.8
1995 246,018 11.7 15.0
1996 278,016 12.9 13.0
1997 301,069 13.9 8.3
1998 333,395 15.0 10.7
1999 397,665 16.9 19.3
2000 446,893 19.0 12.4
2001 520,081 21.4 16.4
2002 530,758 21.7 2.1
2003 564,180 23.2 6.3
2004 544,579 23.0 −3.5
2005 557,496 22.9 2.4