Specialization: Labor immigration

People from countries outside the EU / EEA who want to work in Sweden need to apply for a work permit. In 2019, almost 22,000 work permits were granted. The most common country of citizenship was Thailand followed by India and the most common occupational categories among labor migrants were berry pickers followed by IT specialists.

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