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Where do Sweden's immigrants come from in 2019?

Sweden is home to more than 10 million people. Photo: Janerik Henriksson/TT

Published: 20.Aug.2019 12:03 hrs

Most of the people who have moved to Sweden so far this year are people originally born here. Let's take a look at the stats...

Most of the immigrants who moved to Sweden in the first six months of 2019 were Swedish-born people returning home. They made up 10 percent (or 5,753 people) of immigrants in that period.

That is however a small decrease (by 325 people) compared to the same period last year, and comes amid an overall slowdown of immigration, according to national statistics office Statistics Sweden.

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