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Immigrations to Sweden 2020 and 2019 by sex and top 20 countries of birth 2020

Rang total Country of birth Immigration Rang
    2020 2019 Change in percent 2019
    Total Women Men Total Women Men total total
  All countries 82 518 39 748 42 770 115 805 54 079 61 726 ‑28.7  
1 Sweden 11 660 5 737 5 923 11 955 5 673 6 282 ‑2.5 (1)
2 India 4 061 1 754 2 307 7 389 3 195 4 194 ‑45.0 (2)
3 Syrian Arab Republic 3 293 1 723 1 570 6 128 3 267 2 861 ‑46.3 (4)
4 Poland 2 530 951 1 579 3 177 1 223 1 954 ‑20.4 (9)
5 Pakistan 2 441 965 1 476 3 225 1 394 1 831 ‑24.3 (8)
6 Germany 2 393 1 299 1 094 2 614 1 428 1 186 ‑8.5 ( 11)
7 Iraq 2 271 1 042 1 229 3 601 1 670 1 931 ‑36.9 (5)
8 Afghanistan 2 270 999 1 271 6 845 1 732 5 113 ‑66.8 (3)
9 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 2 084 799 1 285 2 072 834 1 238 0.6 ( 15)
10 Iran, Islamic Republic of 2 082 1 010 1 072 3 485 1 629 1 856 ‑40.3 (6)
11 Turkey 1 853 814 1 039 2 418 943 1 475 ‑23.4 ( 12)
12 China 1 838 950 888 2 934 1 496 1 438 ‑37.4 ( 10)
13 Finland 1 708 1 001 707 2 100 1 214 886 ‑18.7 ( 14)
14 Denmark 1 679 773 906 1 660 748 912 1.1 ( 20)
15 United States 1 587 780 807 1 920 979 941 ‑17.3 ( 16)
16 Eritrea 1 550 716 834 3 446 1 762 1 684 ‑55.0 (7)
17 Norway 1 321 678 643 1 739 878 861 ‑24.0 ( 18)
18 Romania 1 274 523 751 1 903 788 1 115 ‑33.1 ( 17)
19 Thailand 1 198 962 236 1 575 1 205 370 ‑23.9 ( 21)
20 Italy 1 087 482 605 1 207 523 684 ‑9.9 ( 25)
  Other countries 32 338 15 790 16 548 44 412 21 498 22 914 ‑27.2  

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Last updated
2021-02-22

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