Sweden

Europe

Facts

Population

Source: 0

9,408,028

Area

438,574 km²

169,333 mi²

Density

21.5 people per km²

55.6 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

1 Completed • 1 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

16 Years

Most Common Function*

Mixed-use (100%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

48

Tallest Country in

the World

#

11

Tallest Country in

Europe

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Karlatornet

245 m / 804 ft

2

Turning Torso

190 m / 623 ft

3

Gothenburg City Gate

144 m / 472 ft

4

Kista Science Tower

124 m / 407 ft

5

Innovationen

121.1 m / 397 ft

6

Victoria Tower

117.6 m / 386 ft

7

Kista Torn

111.7 m / 366 ft

8

Point Hyllie

110 m / 361 ft

9

Helix

106 m / 348 ft

10

Sthlm 01

102.5 m / 336 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Tall Timber: A Global Audit

26 June 2017

CTBUH Scandinavia Future Leaders Committee Presents: Tall Timber: The Sustainable High Rise

13 February 2020

Videos

15 January 2016

Monthly Video: Turning Torso

Thursday 12th November 2015. Chicago, IL. Santiago Calatrava discusses the 2015 CTBUH 10 Year Award Winner, Turning Torso during the 2015 CTBUH Awards Symposium at...

Research

30 October 2017

Rethinking CTBUH Height Criteria In the Context of Tall Timber

Recent developments in the design and construction of progressively taller buildings using engineered timber as a structural material raise important questions about the language that...

Global News

25 February 2021

Gothenburg Office Tower is Set to Be Among the Highest in the Nordic Region

Gothenburg may be Sweden’s second-largest city, but with set of new skyscrapers on the way it’s soon to become its highest-profile one. Chief among them...