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 for December 2021

We will publish the monthly statistics for December 2021 during week 3.

Monthly statistics November 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–Nov 2021

November 2021

Family reunification

22,232

2,121

Work

36,203

3,185

Asylum

11,022

951

EU/EES

5,145

598

Studies

12,541

882

Total

87,143

7,737


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Overviews and statistics from previous years 

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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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