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Population by level of education, type of migrant and sex

Age 20–64, december 31 2018

Level of EducationSexTotalType of migrant
   No
migrations
Last
migration
before
2009
Number of migrations year
2009-2018
     123+
Total
Total
5 815 232 4 186 390 886 989 681 996 52 116 7 741
 
Women
2 848 426 2 041 376 457 562 321 568 24 493 3 427
 
Men
2 966 806 2 145 014 429 427 360 428 27 623 4 314
Primary and lower secondary education less than 9 years
Total
155 267 12 723 63 877 77 166 1 197 304
 
Women
80 785 4 270 36 775 39 034 554 152
 
Men
74 482 8 453 27 102 38 132 643 152
Primary and lower secondary education, 9 years
Total
510 892 365 663 82 707 58 060 3 866 596
 
Women
195 921 134 299 35 563 24 466 1 371 222
 
Men
314 971 231 364 47 144 33 594 2 495 374
Upper secondary education, 2 years or less
Total
1 089 840 810 983 174 278 98 794 4 952 833
 
Women
472 593 345 455 82 772 42 319 1 785 262
 
Men
617 247 465 528 91 506 56 475 3 167 571
Upper secondary education, 3 years
Total
1 507 595 1 244 331 182 628 67 596 11 855 1 185
 
Women
695 627 566 398 90 832 32 035 5 810 552
 
Men
811 968 677 933 91 796 35 561 6 045 633
Post-secondary education, 2 years or less
Total
925 840 681 606 131 418 102 940 8 679 1 197
 
Women
470 987 348 322 66 550 51 158 4 384 573
 
Men
454 853 333 284 64 868 51 782 4 295 624
Post-secondary education, 3 years or longer
Total
1 411 131 1 011 499 220 589 157 979 18 404 2 660
 
Women
843 059 617 322 131 412 83 642 9 365 1 318
 
Men
568 072 394 177 89 177 74 337 9 039 1 342
Postgraduate education
Total
68 884 37 669 16 756 12 564 1 608 287
 
Women
29 808 16 520 7 323 5 267 598 100
 
Men
39 076 21 149 9 433 7 297 1 010 187
Data not available
Total
145 783 21 916 14 736 106 897 1 555 679
 
Women
59 646 8 790 6 335 43 647 626 248
 
Men
86 137 13 126 8 401 63 250 929 431

Comments

Migration means both immigration and emigration. For a migration to be included in the statistics, the person have to live for at least one year abroad after an emigration and one year in Sweden after an immigration.

In the downloadable Excel-file is the statistics also presented for Swedish- and foreign-born.

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Source
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Last updated
2020-05-12

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