Work

Here you find statistics and overviews about work permits. The statistics are updated every month.

Monthly statistics November 2019

The monthly statistics show first-time applications, decisions and granted in first instance (the Swedish Migration Agency).

Work permit statistics

November

Jan–Nov

Received applications

4,217

54,602

Decisions

4,186

49,242

Granted permits

By certified employer

3,066

646

39,731
8,729

Pending cases*

15,792


*Read more about certified employers
**Pending cases are received applications/cases which have not yet got a decision.

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Work permit statistics

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Granted work permits

Employees and their areas of work and citizenship

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Overviews and statistics from previous years

*The numbers include family members to persons with work permits.

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Statistics from previous years as Pdf and Excel

The numbers from previous years show permits for employees, their area of work and citizenship. The figures do not cover athletes, artists, au-pairs, self-employed, visiting researchers, trainees, holiday workers or family members to employees.

Year

Statistics from previous years

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2018

Granted work permits 2018

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2017

Granted work permits 2017

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2016

Granted work permits  2016

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2015

Granted work permits  2015

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2014

Granted work permits  2014

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2013

Granted work permits  2013

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2012

Granted work permits  2012

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2011

Granted work permits  2011

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2010

Granted work permits  2010

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1986–2014

Overview Granted work permits  19862014

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Last updated: 2019-12-02

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