Sweden  Country guide


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Capital: Stockholm. Population (2020): 10,100,000 (91st of 235 countries and dependent territories). Area: 410,340 km2 (55th of 194 countries). Languages: Swedish. Currency: Swedish krona (SEK).


Säter mental hospital

Säter mental hospital

The closed ward for violent and dangerous patients at Säter was abandoned 30 years ago. The sinister-looking building still stands firm, but for how long?