|Net sales, SEK m||151,419||180,861||192,267||200,004||210,400|
|Change from previous year in SEK, %||18||19||6||4||5|
|Change from previous year in local currencies, %
|Operating profit, SEK m||25,583||26,942||23,823||20,569||15,493|
|Operating margin, %||16.9||14.9||12.4||10.3||7,4|
|Depreciation for the year, SEK m||5,045||6,399||7,605||8,488||9,671|
|Profit after financial items, SEK m||25,895||27,242||24,039||20,809||15,639|
|Profit after tax, SEK m||19,976||20,898||18,636||16,184||12,652|
|Cash and cash equivalents and short-term investments, SEK m||16,693
|Stock-in-trade, SEK m||19,403
|Equity, SEK m||51,556
|Number of shares, thousands*||1,655,072||1,655,072||1,655,072||1,655,072||1,655,072|
|Earnings per share, SEK*||12.07||12.63||11.26||9.78||7.64|
|Shareholders' equity per share, SEK*||31.15
|Cash flow from current operations per share, SEK*||14.60
|Dividend per share, SEK||9.75
|Return on equity, %||41.3||38.1||31.2||26.8||21.4|
|Return on capital employed, %||53.1||49.3||39.2||31.0||21.2|
|Share of risk-bearing capital, %||72.5||72.7||67.1||61.0||53.6|
|Equity/assets ratio, %||68.2||67.6||62.1||56.0||49.3|
|Total number of stores||3,511||3,924||4,351||4,739||4,968|
|Average number of employees||93,351||104,634||114,586||123,178||123,283|
Key figure definitions
Return on shareholders' equity-Profit for the year divided by shareholders' equity.
Return on capital employed-Profit after financial items plus interest expense divided by shareholders' equity plus interest-bearing liabilities.
Debt/equity ratio-Interest-bearing liabilities divided by shareholders' equity.
Share of risk-bearing capital-Shareholders' equity plus deferred tax liability divided by the balance sheet total.
Equity/assets ratio-Shareholders' equity in relation to balance sheet total.
Interest cover-Profit after financial items plus interest expense divided by interest expense.
* Before and after dilution.
** Proposed by the Board of Directors.
For definitions of key figures see the annual report.