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Public Holidays in Sweden

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Year 2012

January 1
New Year's Day
January 6
EpiphanyReligious - Catholic or protestant
January 9
Christmas holiday (end)
February 17
winter holiday (beginning)
March 5
winter holiday (end)
April 5
Easter holiday (beginning)
April 6
Good FridayReligious - Catholic or protestant
April 9
Easter MondayReligious - Catholic or protestant
April 18
Easter holiday (end)
May 1
Labor Day/May Day
May 16
mid-term holiday (beginning)
May 17
AscensionReligious - Catholic or protestant
May 21
mid-term holiday (end)
June 6
National DayNational Day
June 19
summer holiday (beginning)
June 23
Midsummer's Day or Johannus Paiva in Finland
August 22
summer holiday (end)
October 19
autumn holiday (beginning)
November 5
autumn holiday (end)
December 21
Christmas holiday (beginning)
December 24
Christmas Eve
December 25
Christmas DayReligious - Catholic or protestant
December 26
St Stephen's DayReligious - Protestant

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