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Immigration to Sweden first half of 2021, preliminary statistics

Rang total Country of birth First six months Change in Rang Jan.-
    2021 2020 percent June
    Total Women Men Total Women Men total 2020 total
  All countries 32 900 16 144 16 756 36 058 16 774 19 284 ‑8.8  
1 Sweden 4 499 2 160 2 339 5 349 2 551 2 798 ‑15.9 (1)
2 India 1 904 931 973 1 699 766 933 12.1 (2)
3 Syrian Arab Republic 1 197 636 561 1 690 848 842 ‑29.2 (3)
4 Poland 1 094 383 711 1 281 451 830 ‑14.6 (4)
5 Iran, Islamic Republic of 948 468 480 910 440 470 4.2 (7)
6 Pakistan 932 452 480 876 363 513 6.4 (8)
7 Germany 924 459 465 843 441 402 9.6 (9)
8 Iraq 881 437 444 1 173 519 654 ‑24.9 (6)
9 Turkey 820 364 456 728 303 425 12.6 ( 12)
10 United States 643 310 333 578 275 303 11.2 ( 17)
11 Afghanistan 637 300 337 1 209 466 743 ‑47.3 (5)
12 Eritrea 626 282 344 739 332 407 ‑15.3 ( 11)
13 Finland 550 312 238 661 383 278 ‑16.8 ( 14)
14 Denmark 539 253 286 742 341 401 ‑27.4 ( 10)
15 Romania 535 187 348 633 246 387 ‑15.5 ( 15)
16 China 513 283 230 456 245 211 12.5 ( 20)
17 Thailand 506 426 80 438 345 93 15.5 ( 23)
18 Norway 494 251 243 609 305 304 ‑18.9 ( 16)
19 Ukraine 468 262 206 455 224 231 2.9 ( 21)
20 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 446 175 271 722 270 452 ‑38.2 ( 13)
  Other countries 13 744 6 813 6 931 14 267 6 660 7 607 ‑3.7  

Preliminary statistics for the first half of 2021 have been compared with the corresponding preliminary statistics for the first half of 2020.

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Last updated
2021-08-18

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