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Stefan Löfven
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33rd Prime Minister of Sweden
Assumed office
3 October 2014
Monarch Carl XVI Gustaf
Deputy Åsa Romson
Preceded by Fredrik Reinfeldt
Leader of the Opposition
In office
27 January 2012 – 3 October 2014
Preceded by Håkan Juholt
Succeeded by Fredrik Reinfeldt
Leader of the Social Democratic Party
Assumed office
27 January 2012
Preceded by Håkan Juholt
Chairperson of IF Metall
In office
1 January 2006 – 27 January 2012
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Anders Ferbe
Personal details
Born
Kjell Stefan Löfven

21 July 1957 (1957-07-21) (age 63)
Stockholm, Sweden
Political party Social Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Ulla Löfvén (2003-present)
Residence Sager House
Alma mater Umeå University
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Kjell Stefan Löfven (born 21 July 1957) is the Prime Minister of Sweden. He was a leader of Swedish trade union from 2006 to 2012. And he has been the leader of the Swedish Social Democratic Party since 2012. On 14 September 2014. he lead his party in the 2014 Swedish general election to become Sweden's new Prime Minister. Löfven was elected Prime Minister and took office in October 2014.

He secured a second term in the aftermath of the inconclusive 2018 election, which saw both main parties suffer losses; after a months-long impasse that set a new record for government formation, Löfven was able to secure abstentions from MPs belonging to the Centre Party, the Left Party and the Liberals, and was re-elected by the Riksdag in January 2019.

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