Last Updated on August 17, 2021
Muslims in Sweden come from diverse backgrounds and origins, with a strong presence of Turkish, Bosnian, Iraqi, Lebanese and Syrian communities. The number of Muslims is of significance in Sweden that the representative bodies of Muslims receive financial support from the state.
Total population: 9 million
Muslim Population (2016): 810.000
Sweden promotes cultural diversity and prides itself on its tolerance. However, there are criticisms regarding the social problems facing Muslims.