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Immigration to Sweden first half of 2019, preliminary statistics

Rang total Country of birth First six months Change in Rang Jan.-
    2019 2018 percent June
    Total Women Men Total Women Men total 2018 total
  All countries 55 222 25 076 30 146 61 698 29 376 32 322 ‑10.5  
1 Sweden 5 753 2 735 3 018 6 078 2 912 3 166 ‑5.3 (2)
2 Afghanistan 4 508 922 3 586 3 256 1 097 2 159 38.5 (4)
3 Syrian Arab Republic 3 511 1 910 1 601 8 199 4 397 3 802 ‑57.2 (1)
4 India 3 451 1 601 1 850 3 270 1 445 1 825 5.5 (3)
5 Eritrea 2 001 1 046 955 1 731 905 826 15.6 (8)
6 Iraq 1 883 871 1 012 2 591 1 138 1 453 ‑27.3 (5)
7 Iran, Islamic Republic of 1 800 789 1 011 1 997 867 1 130 ‑9.9 (6)
8 Poland 1 591 548 1 043 1 904 696 1 208 ‑16.4 (7)
9 Pakistan 1 298 597 701 1 014 499 515 28 ( 12)
10 Turkey 1 170 430 740 983 395 588 19 ( 13)
11 Somalia 1 142 509 633 1 638 848 790 ‑30.3 (9)
12 China 996 494 502 1 099 583 516 ‑9.4 ( 10)
13 Germany 952 496 456 919 439 480 3.6 ( 16)
14 Romania 915 330 585 1 074 458 616 ‑14.8 ( 11)
15 United Kingdom 899 327 572 966 338 628 ‑6.9 ( 14)
16 Thailand 822 617 205 846 649 197 ‑2.8 ( 17)
17 United States 789 381 408 816 415 401 ‑3.3 ( 19)
18 Norway 770 390 380 842 414 428 ‑8.6 ( 18)
19 Finland 765 406 359 958 515 443 ‑20.1 ( 15)
20 Denmark 701 312 389 691 300 391 1.4 ( 23)
  Other countries 19 505 9 365 10 140 20 826 10 066 10 760 ‑6.3  

Preliminary statistics for the first half of 2019 have been compared with the corresponding preliminary statistics for the first half of 2018.

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Last updated
2019-08-20

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