Sweden,  Norway, Finland, Denmark, Iceland

 
 

 Sweden

 - June 1979, reported in Billboard

Ring Ring 117,000

Waterloo 350,000

ABBA 474,000

Greatest Hits 293,000

Arrival 693,000

The Album 753,000

Voulez Vous 280,000

These are claims and it is not possible to know how accurate they are.

 

The following studio  albums Super Trouper and The Visitors have  these claims:

Super Trouper 370,000

The Visitors 290,000



Sources

Billboard

Best Selling Albums

Super Trouper

The Visitors


ALBUM CERTIFICATIONS (Swedish certifications introduced 1987)

Gold Greatest HitsPlatinum x5     Source500,000
More GoldPlatinum          Source100,000
The Definitive CollectionGold                Source  40,000
The Name of the GamePlatinum          Source  60,000
The Albums (Box Set)Platinum          Source  40,000
Live at WembleyPlatinum          Source  40,000
VoyagePlatinum  x2    source  60,000

 

Singles: certifications

Don't Shut Me DownPlatinum8,000,000 streams
I Still Have Faith in YouPlatinum8,000,000 streams



SWEDEN - estimated album sales


1. Gold Greatest Hits 800,000

2. The Album 800,000

3.Arrival 750,000

4. ABBA 500,000

5. Super Trouper 430,000

6. Voulez Vous 400,000

7.  Waterloo 400,000

8. The Visitors 330,000

9. Greatest Hits 300,000

10. Ring Ring 150,000

11. More Gold 100,000

12. Voyage 70,000



 

* Last certified in 1999. I would expect sales now to be at least 750,000. Sweden is notorious for not providing up to dates sales information. 

 

Sweden/certifications

Until 1996 Gold 50,000 Platinum 100,000

Until 12/2001 Gold 40,000 Platinum 80,000

Until 09/2006 Gold 30,000 Platinum 60,000

Since 10/2007 Gold 20,000 Platinum 40,000

Since 2018 Gold 15,000 Platinum 30,000



Norway 
 
 
The Album- 210,00 
Gold - Greatest Hits 150,000

Arrival 167,000

ABBA - 120,000

The Visitors - 100,000

Sources

Billboard

Billboard Gold GH

Best Selling Albums

 

 

  

Finland 

 

 ABBA's total sales in Finland stand at 656,000. See here.

 

 Top 10 Best Selling Albums - Finland
1Gold - Greatest Hits146,000
2Arrival 86,000
3Voulez Vous 82,000
3The Visitors 66,000
5Greatest Hits 65,000
6The Album 58,000
7Super Trouper 51,000
8More Gold 27,000
9ABBA 25,000
10Waterloo 25,000
 
For full details of sales see here

 Denmark


Gold Greatest HitsPlatinum x 7560,,000
Voyage
Platinum   20,000
The Albums (Box set)Gold  15,000
Voulez Vous
Gold  10,000
Arrival
Gold  10,000
Super Trouper
Gold  10,000



Dancing Queen (2021)
Platinum  Streaming 9,000,000
Gimme Gimme Gimme (2020)
Gold  Streaming 4,500,000
Mamma Mia
Gold  Streaming 4,500,000
Happy New Year(2020)Gold  Streaming 4,500,000
 The Winner Takes it All (2021)Gold  Streaming 4,500,000

Gold  Streaming 4,500,000

I imagine the older studio albums Arrival, Voulez Vous and Super Trouper are for more recent sales.

Platinum status has dropped from 80,0000 at the time of Gold Greatest Hits to 20,000 by the time Voyage was released. This is due to declining sales.


The singles are for streaming

Sources

 IFPI Denmark/ABBA

Gold Greatest Hits - scroll down to #28.

 

Iceland

Source: Gold - Greatest Hits, 10,000

 

 

 Certification levels based on date of release