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 July 2021

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

Jan–July 2021

July 2021

Family reunification

14,037

1,322

Work

24,051

3,529

Asylum

6,291

633

EU/EES

3,165

279

Studies

6,995

3,399

Total

54,539

9,162


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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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1994–2020

Residence permits pursuant to the EEA agreement 1994–2020

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1980–2020

Residence permits granted 1980–2020

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Last updated: 2021-08-03