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Value of 1998 Swedish Kronor today

kr100 in 1998
kr142.97 in 2022

The inflation rate in Sweden between 1998 and today has been 42.97%, which translates into a total increase of kr42.97. This means that 100 kronor in 1998 are equivalent to 142.97 kronor in 2022. In other words, the purchasing power of kr100 in 1998 equals kr142.97 today. The average annual inflation rate between these periods has been 1.5%.

Inflation timeline in Sweden (1998 - 2022)

The following chart depicts the equivalence of kr100 due to compound inflation and CPI changes. All values are equivalent in terms of purchasing power, which means that for each year the same goods or services could be bought with the indicated amount of money.

All calculations are performed in the local currency (SEK) and using 6 decimal digits. Results show only up to 2 decimal digits to favour readability. Inflation data is provided by governments and international institutions on a monthly basis. Today's values were extrapolated from the latest 12-month rolling average official data.

The following table contains relevant indicators:

Indicator Value
Cumulative inflation 1998-2021 33.38%
Cumulative inflation 1998-today 42.97%
Avg. Annual inflation 1998-2021 1.26%
CPI 1998 82.11
CPI 2021 109.52
CPI 2022-05 (latest official data) 116.75
CPI today 117.4

How to calculate today's value of money after inflation?

There are several ways to calculate the time value of money. Depending on the data available, results can be obtained by using the Consumer Price Index (CPI) formula or the compound interest formula.

Using the CPI formula

When we have both the start and end years, we can use the following formula:

Valuet =Value0 ×
CPIt/CPI0

To obtain the values equivalent in buying power between 1998 and 2021, use the corresponding CPI values:

Value2021
=Value1998 ×
CPI2021/CPI1998
=kr 100 ×
109.52/82.11
kr133.38

To obtain the equivalent value today (present value), plug in the CPI for today, which is estimated as 117.4:

Valuetoday
=Value1998 ×
CPItoday/CPI1998
=kr 100 ×
117.4/82.11
kr142.97

Alternative: Using the compound interest formula

Given that money changes with time as a result of an inflation rate that acts as compound interest, we can use the following formula: FV = PV × (1 + i)n, where:

  • FV: Future Value
  • PV: Present Value
  • i: Interest rate (inflation)
  • n: Number of times the interest is compounded (i.e. # of years)

In this case, the future value represents the final amount obtained after applying the inflation rate to our initial value. In other words, it indicates how much are kr100 worth today. There are 23 years between 1998 and 2021 and the average inflation rate was 1.2603%. Therefore, we can resolve the formula like this:

Value2021
=PV × (1 + i)n
=kr100 × (1 + 0.012603)23
kr133.38

Sweden inflation - Conversion table

Initial Value Equivalent value
kr1 krona in 1998 kr1.33 kronor in 2021
kr5 kronor in 1998 kr6.67 kronor in 2021
kr10 kronor in 1998 kr13.34 kronor in 2021
kr50 kronor in 1998 kr66.69 kronor in 2021
kr100 kronor in 1998 kr133.38 kronor in 2021
kr500 kronor in 1998 kr666.91 kronor in 2021
kr1,000 kronor in 1998 kr1,333.82 kronor in 2021
kr5,000 kronor in 1998 kr6,669.11 kronor in 2021
kr10,000 kronor in 1998 kr13,338.22 kronor in 2021
kr50,000 kronor in 1998 kr66,691.12 kronor in 2021
kr100,000 kronor in 1998 kr133,382.25 kronor in 2021
kr500,000 kronor in 1998 kr666,911.25 kronor in 2021
kr1,000,000 kronor in 1998 kr1,333,822.5 kronor in 2021
Cumulative inflation From 1998 42.97%
Avg. annual inflation From 1998 1.5%
CPI 1998 82.11
CPI today 117.4

Value of Krona over time (by year)

Period Value
1998 100
1999 100.46
2000 101.37
2001 103.8
2002 106.04
2003 108.09
2004 108.49
2005 108.98
2006 110.46
2007 112.91
2008 116.79
2009 116.21
2010 117.56
2011 121.04
2012 122.11
2013 122.06
2014 121.84
2015 121.78
2016 122.98
2017 125.19
2018 127.63
2019 129.91
2020 130.56
2021 133.38
2022-05 142.18
Today 142.97

All available years

Today's value of swedish kronor by year:

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