Granted residence permits overviews

Here you find statistics about granted residence permits for work, studies, family reunification, asylum and persons from the EU/EES. The statistics are updated every month.

Monthly statistics December 2019

The monthly statistics show first-time applications, decisions and granted at all three instances (the Swedish Migration Agency, the Migration Courts and the Migration Court of Appeal).

Granted residence permits

December

Jan–Dec

Family reunification

2,231

31,785

Work

2,485

43,233

Asylum

1,565

19,201

EU/EES

706

9,680

Studies

1,075

15,669

Total

8,062

119,568


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Overviews and statistics from previous years 

*From May 2014 EU citizens are not required to register their right of residence at the Swedish Migration Agency.

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Statistics from previous years as Pdf and Excel

Year

Statistics from previous years

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1994–2018

Residence permits pursuant to the EEA agreement 1994–2018

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1980–2018

Residence permits granted 1980–2018

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Last updated: 2020-01-07

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