Carlsson II Cabinet

The second cabinet of Ingvar Carlsson (Swedish: Regeringen Carlsson II) was the cabinet and Government of Sweden from 27 February 1990 to 4 October 1991.

Carlsson's II Cabinet
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48th Cabinet of Sweden
Date formed27 February 1990
Date dissolved4 October 1991
People and organisations
KingCarl XVI Gustaf
Head of governmentIngvar Carlsson
Member partySocial Democrats
Status in legislatureSingle-party minority government
Opposition partyModerate Party
Opposition leaderCarl Bildt
History
Legislature term(s)1988-1991
Outgoing formationDefeat in 1991 general election
PredecessorIngvar Carlsson's First Cabinet
SuccessorCarl Bildt's Cabinet

The cabinet was a single-party minority government consisting the Social Democrats. The cabinet was led by Prime Minister Ingvar Carlsson whose first cabinet had resigned in early February 1990 due an emergency package that had been voted down in Swedish Riksdag. The need for an emergency package were still left when his second cabinet assumed office on 27 February 1990 and on 5 April 1990 his government made up an emergency package with the Liberal People's Party.

The cabinet resigned on 4 October 1991 following defeat in the 1991 general election. The cabinet was succeeded by the cabinet of Carl Bildt.

MinistersEdit

Portfolio Minister Took office Left office Party
Prime Minister Ingvar Carlsson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Deputy Prime Minister Odd Engström27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Foreign Affairs Sten Andersson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Finance Allan Larsson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Education Bengt Göransson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Justice Laila Freivalds27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Health and Social Affairs Ingela Thalén27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Employment Mona Sahlin27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Agriculture Mats Hellström27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Defence Roine Carlsson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Communications Georg Andersson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for the Interior Bengt K.Å. Johansson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Housing Ulf Lönnqvist27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for the Environment Birgitta Dahl27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Minister for Enterprise Rune Molin27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Ministers without portfolio
Coordination Jan Nygren27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
International Development Cooperation Lena Hjelm-Wallén27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Foreign Trade Anita Gradin27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Social Security Bengt Lindqvist27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Schools Göran Persson27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic
Migration Maj-Lis Lööw27 February 19904 October 1991Social Democratic

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Preceded by
Ingvar Carlsson's First Cabinet
Cabinet of Sweden
1990–1991
Succeeded by
Carl Bildt's Cabinet