POLL: Should Swedish language skills be a requirement for permanent residence?

POLL: Should Swedish language skills be a requirement for permanent residence?

What do you think of a new inquiry that suggests it should be compulsory for foreigners to speak Swedish in order to get a permanent residence permit?

Quick Poll: How do you feel about Amazon coming to Sweden?

Quick Poll: How do you feel about Amazon coming to Sweden?

Swedish tourists unwelcome in Denmark and Norway: poll

Swedish tourists unwelcome in Denmark and Norway: poll

Quick Poll: Is Christmas better in Sweden or back home?

Quick Poll: Is Christmas better in Sweden or back home?

Readers reveal: This is Sweden’s best Christmas soft drink

Readers reveal: This is Sweden’s best Christmas soft drink

What surprising Swedish fact do you want us to explain in our Christmas calendar?
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What surprising Swedish fact do you want us to explain in our Christmas calendar?

Have your say: What would you most like to read about this December?

Have your say: What would you most like to read about this December?

Here’s the right time to put up your Christmas lights in Sweden

Here’s the right time to put up your Christmas lights in Sweden

Three in five readers say life in Sweden is miserable after the clocks go back

Three in five readers say life in Sweden is miserable after the clocks go back

Six out of ten voters in Sweden want fewer refugees: poll

Six out of ten voters in Sweden want fewer refugees: poll

Social Democrats unharmed by IT scandal, polls suggest

Social Democrats unharmed by IT scandal, polls suggest

Day of reckoning? Swedish parties anxiously await key poll results

Day of reckoning? Swedish parties anxiously await key poll results

Here’s what Swedes say it takes to be truly Swedish

Here’s what Swedes say it takes to be truly Swedish

How Swedes would vote if an election were held today

How Swedes would vote if an election were held today

‘SD could break 20 percent barrier in the next election’

‘SD could break 20 percent barrier in the next election’

POLL: Should Sweden scrap its unpaid first day of sick leave?

POLL: Should Sweden scrap its unpaid first day of sick leave?

Nationalists lose ground in latest Swedish survey

Nationalists lose ground in latest Swedish survey

Sweden Democrats gain in another record poll

Sweden Democrats gain in another record poll

Swedish nationalists score record support

Swedish nationalists score record support

Sweden Democrat support at record high

Sweden Democrat support at record high

Alliance close gap to red-greens in new poll

Alliance close gap to red-greens in new poll

Red-greens stay way ahead of Alliance in polls

Red-greens stay way ahead of Alliance in polls

Swedes say country has taken wrong turn

Swedes say country has taken wrong turn

Sweden Democrats gain most in key voter survey

Sweden Democrats gain most in key voter survey

Voter faith in Reinfeldt hits new lows

Voter faith in Reinfeldt hits new lows

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Moderates surge ahead in poll

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Votes trickle away from Social Democrats

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Moderates biggest party – Christian Democrats lose out

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Moderates ahead of Social Democrats in poll

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Over half of government’s MPs could quit

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Social Democrat support up strongly

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Right increases lead in poll

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Reinfeldt tops party leader poll

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Far-right group popular with young Swedes

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Swedes uninterested in elections

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Political blocs neck and neck

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Liberal support weakens

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Persson’s popularity picks up

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Confidence up in government and Alliance

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Polls put Alliance ahead

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New poll: tiny lead for Alliance

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More trust Reinfeldt as PM

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Confidence in government falls

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Poll: Alliance lead extended

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One in five voters undecided

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Left Party’s support squeezed

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Left has small lead in poll

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Moderate support drops 4 percent

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Voters prefer Reinfeldt at dinner

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Alliance leads in new poll

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Social Democrats’ support dips

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Polls show Alliance maintains lead

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Liberal support in freefall

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Swedes would still choose Alliance

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Alliance falls behind in poll

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Big lead for opposition in poll

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Confidence in Swedish government at two year high

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Left has clear lead in new poll

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Sweden loves Reinfeldt and Wallström

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Record slump for Reinfeldt’s government

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Government’s approval rating begins recovery

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Social Democrats get poll boost

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Social Democrats extend poll lead

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Opposition lead narrows in opinion poll

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Climate change worries Swedes

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Support for Social Democrats falls

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Swedes warm to sociable Sahlin

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Left Party loses out in new poll

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Opposition ‘leads by 15 points’

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Social Democrats increase poll lead

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Support for government increases

Reinfeldt still most popular

Reinfeldt still most popular

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Opposition retains poll advantage

Moderates hit post-election low in polls

Moderates hit post-election low in polls

Opposition enjoys massive poll lead

Opposition enjoys massive poll lead

Support for Christian Democrats below parliamentary requirement

Support for Christian Democrats below parliamentary requirement

Reinfeldt and Sahlin neck and neck ahead of debate

Reinfeldt and Sahlin neck and neck ahead of debate

Government slumps in poll

Government slumps in poll

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Moderates hit new low in poll

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Government troubles fail to impact on poll

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Support for Reinfeldt continues to slide

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Opposition still leading in polls

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Swedish politicians ‘have low moral standards’

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Gap between blocs hits 13 year high

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Social Democrats and Left ‘could form government’

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Poll: Support for Social Democrats highest since 1994

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More opinion-poll woes for Moderates

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Opposition opens up record poll lead

Moderates make a comeback in the polls

Moderates make a comeback in the polls

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Majority favour excluding Left from coalition

Alliance and far-right gain in poll

Alliance and far-right gain in poll

Poll: Sahlin gaining ground

Poll: Sahlin gaining ground

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Social Democrats continue to lose big city voters

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Swedish opposition to Nato shrinking

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Alliance parties close in on opposition

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Support for Sweden Olympic boycott weakens

Poll: Reinfeldt more capable than Sahlin

Poll: Reinfeldt more capable than Sahlin

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Opposition extends poll lead

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Sinking trust levels for Sahlin

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Opposition pulls away in new opinion poll

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Poll: Government falls further behind

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Poll: broad public support for dialogue with the far-right

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Opposition retains poll lead

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Voters doubt centre-right victory in 2010 elecions – poll

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Opposition parties widen poll lead

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Poll: Government falls further behind

Poll: Swedes fleeing other parties for Social Democrats

Poll: Swedes fleeing other parties for Social Democrats

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Poll: ‘Government will lose election’

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Opposition increases lead in new poll

Poll gain for Moderates amid financial crisis

Poll gain for Moderates amid financial crisis

Steep slide in support for Social Democrats

Steep slide in support for Social Democrats

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Poll: Swedes back government handling of crisis

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Poll: Finance crisis boosts Moderates

New voter poll shows Moderate gains

New voter poll shows Moderate gains

Voters in show of faith for Reinfeldt

Voters in show of faith for Reinfeldt

Poll: Greens overtake Alliance parties

Poll: Greens overtake Alliance parties

Little support for expanding Sweden’s presence in Afghanistan

Little support for expanding Sweden’s presence in Afghanistan

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Poll: Social Democrats at lowest level since election

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Poll: Moderates gain as Left Party support drops

Left party makes comeback in the polls

Left party makes comeback in the polls

More voter support for Alliance parties in recent poll

More voter support for Alliance parties in recent poll

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Poll: Gap halves between political blocs

Voters abandon Social Democrats in droves

Voters abandon Social Democrats in droves

Moderates make gains in new poll

Moderates make gains in new poll

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Swedish firms planning large layoffs in 2009

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Poll: Opposition extends lead

Poll: ‘Most popular government since 2003’

Poll: ‘Most popular government since 2003’

Government closes in on opposition: poll

Government closes in on opposition: poll

Moderates gain as opposition support drops: poll

Moderates gain as opposition support drops: poll

Christian Democrats rebound in new poll

Christian Democrats rebound in new poll

Social Democrat support ‘lowest since election’: poll

Social Democrat support ‘lowest since election’: poll

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Alliance parties close on opposition: poll

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Swedish ‘euro support highest since 2002’: poll

Moderate support at 12-year high: poll

Moderate support at 12-year high: poll

Record high voter confidence for Reinfeldt: poll

Record high voter confidence for Reinfeldt: poll

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Alliance overtakes opposition: poll

Union chief resigns from AMF Pension

Union chief resigns from AMF Pension

Union chief avoids sack

Union chief avoids sack

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Little voter confidence in opposition policies: poll

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Alliance and opposition vie for lead: poll

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Swedes in favour of joining euro: poll

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Opposition makes comeback in new poll

Every fourth voter unaware of EU elections

Every fourth voter unaware of EU elections

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Pirate Party heads for parliament: poll

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Far-right climbs over pirates in May poll

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Moderates lose as Green Party gains: poll

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Sweden Democrats close in on back-door Riksdag entry: poll

Pirates close in on Riksdag: poll

Pirates close in on Riksdag: poll

Sweden Democrats gain in new voter poll

Sweden Democrats gain in new voter poll

Opposition lead widens in poll

Opposition lead widens in poll

Opposition nose ahead in new poll

Opposition nose ahead in new poll

Opposition stays ahead in new poll

Opposition stays ahead in new poll

Four in ten back far-right cooperation: poll

Four in ten back far-right cooperation: poll

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Red-greens and centre- right in dead heat: poll

Green Party makes ground among voters

Green Party makes ground among voters

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Sweden Democrats at record high: poll

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Voters continue to flee Social Democrats: poll

Sahlin open to centre- right cooperation

Sahlin open to centre- right cooperation

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Opposition extends poll lead to achieve majority

Opposition poll lead ‘very worrying’: Reinfeldt

Opposition poll lead ‘very worrying’: Reinfeldt

More Swedes favour euro over krona: poll

More Swedes favour euro over krona: poll

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Swedes positive about immigration: poll

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Centre Party support hits all time low: poll

Government closes voter gap: poll

Government closes voter gap: poll

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Sweden Democrats could enter parliament: poll

Support grows for Afghanistan troops

Support grows for Afghanistan troops

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Opposition parties pull away: poll

Record support for Greens: poll

Record support for Greens: poll

Reinfeldt leads voter support poll

Reinfeldt leads voter support poll

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin in new poll

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin in new poll

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Sweden Democrats in decline: poll

Opposition lead widens in new poll

Opposition lead widens in new poll

Opposition retains opinion poll initiative

Opposition retains opinion poll initiative

Rival blocs tackle one million floating voters

Rival blocs tackle one million floating voters

Opposition pulls away in new poll

Opposition pulls away in new poll

Alliance coalition pulls ahead of opposition: poll

Alliance coalition pulls ahead of opposition: poll

Voter support split evenly between coalitions: poll

Voter support split evenly between coalitions: poll

Reinfeldt congratulates Cameron on victory

Reinfeldt congratulates Cameron on victory

Gap narrows as far-right and Left decline: poll

Gap narrows as far-right and Left decline: poll

Swedes back centre-right government in a crisis

Swedes back centre-right government in a crisis

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Sweden Democrats continue slide: poll

‘Green Party voters most likely to change sides’

‘Green Party voters most likely to change sides’

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Poll blow for Social Democrats

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Alliance coalition passes opposition: poll

Opposition mounts to euro adoption in Sweden

Opposition mounts to euro adoption in Sweden

Social Democrat slide continues: poll

Social Democrat slide continues: poll

Swedes think Daniel will do good job: poll

Swedes think Daniel will do good job: poll

Moderates overtake Social Democrats: poll

Moderates overtake Social Democrats: poll

Government pulls ahead in poll

Government pulls ahead in poll

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Fewer Swedes favour euro over krona: poll

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin: poll

Reinfeldt streets ahead of Sahlin: poll

Moderates are largest party: poll

Moderates are largest party: poll

Duelling coalitions evenly split: poll

Duelling coalitions evenly split: poll

Social Democrats at 10-year low: poll

Social Democrats at 10-year low: poll

Sweden’s youth back opposition parties: poll

Sweden’s youth back opposition parties: poll

Alliance inches ahead of opposition: poll

Alliance inches ahead of opposition: poll

Huge lead for Reinfeldt in voter confidence poll

Huge lead for Reinfeldt in voter confidence poll

Alliance retains lead as gap narrows: poll

Alliance retains lead as gap narrows: poll

Government enjoys high trust rating

Government enjoys high trust rating

Alliance extends lead ahead of election: poll

Alliance extends lead ahead of election: poll

Sweden Democrats hold balance of power: poll

Sweden Democrats hold balance of power: poll

Government extends poll lead as election looms

Government extends poll lead as election looms

Alliance builds tiny but consistent lead

Alliance builds tiny but consistent lead

Poll: Alliance retains slight lead

Poll: Alliance retains slight lead

Alliance parties gain absolute majority: poll

Alliance parties gain absolute majority: poll

Alliance leads, Social Democrats at record low

Alliance leads, Social Democrats at record low

Alliance on course for absolute majority: poll

Alliance on course for absolute majority: poll

Polls: Social Democrat support falls to new lows

Polls: Social Democrat support falls to new lows

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Poll: Opposition closes gap on Alliance

Poll: Alliance on track for absolute majority

Poll: Alliance on track for absolute majority

Poll: Alliance extends lead

Poll: Alliance extends lead

Alliance dominates the polls as election nears

Alliance dominates the polls as election nears

Poll lead continues for Alliance parties

Poll lead continues for Alliance parties

Swedes’ party loyalty very much in play: poll

Swedes’ party loyalty very much in play: poll

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Alliance pulls away with a week to go: poll

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Four of ten prepared to vote tactically: survey

Steady poll lead continues for Alliance

Steady poll lead continues for Alliance

Social Democrats regain lead in new poll

Social Democrats regain lead in new poll

Opposition gains ground in final round of polls

Opposition gains ground in final round of polls

Moderates record highest ever support: poll

Moderates record highest ever support: poll

Moderates largest party in Sweden: survey

Moderates largest party in Sweden: survey

Reinfeldt riding wave of Swedish confidence

Reinfeldt riding wave of Swedish confidence

Rise in support for Sweden Democrats: poll

Rise in support for Sweden Democrats: poll

Green Party support declines: poll

Green Party support declines: poll

Moderates suffer drop in voter support: poll

Moderates suffer drop in voter support: poll

Juholt backed by a quarter of Swedes: poll

Juholt backed by a quarter of Swedes: poll

Opposition closing in on government: poll

Opposition closing in on government: poll

Polls back both sides ahead of election re-run

Polls back both sides ahead of election re-run

Red-Green success in Sweden election re-run

Red-Green success in Sweden election re-run

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Support for Swedish NATO membership drops

Poll: Social Democrats Sweden’s largest party

Poll: Social Democrats Sweden’s largest party

Social Democrats get fresh poll boost

Social Democrats get fresh poll boost

Opposition more popular than government: poll

Opposition more popular than government: poll

Moderates in decline: poll

Moderates in decline: poll

Confidence in Juholt falls further: poll

Confidence in Juholt falls further: poll

Support for Social Democrats rising: poll

Support for Social Democrats rising: poll

Social Democrats sink to record low: poll

Social Democrats sink to record low: poll

Löfven lifts Social Democrats in poll results

Löfven lifts Social Democrats in poll results

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Social Democrats return to top of Swedish politics

Red-Greens overtake Alliance government: poll

Red-Greens overtake Alliance government: poll

Social Democrats reach new poll heights

Social Democrats reach new poll heights

Middle-aged Swedish women loving Löfven

Middle-aged Swedish women loving Löfven

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Sweden Democrats fourth-largest party

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Drop in polls ‘reverse Juholt effect’: Moderates

Sweden Democrats third largest party: poll

Sweden Democrats third largest party: poll

Government popularity on the up in polls

Government popularity on the up in polls

Government parties lose ground in polls

Government parties lose ground in polls

Social Democrats drop sharply in polls

Social Democrats drop sharply in polls

Swedes prefer Reinfeldt over Löfven: poll

Swedes prefer Reinfeldt over Löfven: poll

Sweden Democrats climb in new poll

Sweden Democrats climb in new poll

Sweden Democrats hit all-time high in new poll

Sweden Democrats hit all-time high in new poll

Sweden Democrats surge in new voter poll

Sweden Democrats surge in new voter poll

Swedes’ euro enthusiasm hits historic low

Swedes’ euro enthusiasm hits historic low

Record figures for Sweden Democrats

Record figures for Sweden Democrats

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Opposition parties still in the lead: poll

Voter trust in Lööf hits historic low

Voter trust in Lööf hits historic low

Sweden Democrats to publish tell-all book

Sweden Democrats to publish tell-all book

Centre Party plumbs new lows: poll

Centre Party plumbs new lows: poll

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Poll highlights Swedes’ immigration concerns

‘We’re doing great’: Jimmie Åkesson

‘We’re doing great’: Jimmie Åkesson

Greens advance while Centre trails: poll

Greens advance while Centre trails: poll

Moderate support drops to three-year low

Moderate support drops to three-year low

Social Democrat support continues to climb

Social Democrat support continues to climb

More Swedes in favour of joining Nato: poll

More Swedes in favour of joining Nato: poll

Christian Democrat support drops: poll

Christian Democrat support drops: poll

Christian Democrats have most sex: poll

Christian Democrats have most sex: poll

Moderates continue to tumble in new poll

Moderates continue to tumble in new poll

Poll results point to ‘very exciting’ 2014 election

Poll results point to ‘very exciting’ 2014 election

Swedish euro scepticism hits all time high

Swedish euro scepticism hits all time high

Poll: Swedish voters in the dark on EU elections

Poll: Swedish voters in the dark on EU elections

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Two-thirds of Swedes want EU treaty referendum

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Confidence in monarchy rises

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Swedes would vote against Europe

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EU scepticism grows in Sweden