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12:22 Nov 11, 2000
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Swedish term or phrase: Vad är ditt personnummer
Vad är ditt personnummer?Glöm inte - innan 4 sista siffror

Summary of answers provided
naWhat is your identity number?
Sven Petersson
naWhat is your civic registration number? Don't forget, [the part] before the last four digits.Paul DeVries



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What is your civic registration number? Don't forget, [the part] before the last four digits.

personnumer = "civic registration number"
"Everyone in Sweden who is registered with the population census authority or has a tax card is given a ten-digit civic registration number. The first six digits are the year, month and day of birth, the following three are the birth number and the last is a control number." Lexin

Roughly equivalent to Am. Social Security number, but used more thoroughly. I don't know the British equivalent.

The Swedsih apparently asks for the first 6 digits, which are actually just the birth date, YYMMDD.

    Lexin, www-lexikon.nada.kth.se
    native English speaker, resident in Sweden
Paul DeVries
Local time: 08:16
PRO pts in pair: 23

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What is your identity number?

"Identity number" is English(UK).
The competing suggestion is English(US).
The English(RSA) version is:"What is your pass number?" It stems from the time when all non-white were forced to carry a "pass".

    Living in those 3 countries.
Sven Petersson
Local time: 08:16
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 8077
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