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The standard work week is 40 hours over five days.
Female employees receive 14 weeks of maternity leave. The father or other parent is entitled to 10 days of paternity leave.
Employees receive 25 days of paid annual leave.
Employees receive up to 13 days of paid sick leave and may be eligible for social security after that.
Employees receive bonuses at their employer’s discretion.
The notice period ranges from 14 days to six months. There is no statutory right to severance pay but they may be required under individual and collective agreements.
Sweden has universal health care.
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