TN 2 (02-95)

GN 01718.240 Facts About the Swedish Personal Insurance Number (PIN)

A. Background

Every person born or living in Sweden has a PIN. Sweden credits coverage using PINS.

B. Description of Swedish pin

A Swedish PIN is a 10-digit number:

  • The first six digits represent the date of birth of the PIN holder in YY/MM/DD order.

  • The ninth digit indicates sex — odd numbers for males, even for females.


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GN 01718.240 - Facts About the Swedish Personal Insurance Number (PIN) - 03/27/2014
Batch run: 03/27/2014
Rev:03/27/2014