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Quick fact 03 of 23: sport & leisure

Sport:

Sweden has won

636.5

Sweden actually ranks

9th

Quick fact 04 of 23: people

Population:

10 million

1 in 4 Swedes

Photo: Rodrigo Rivas Ruiz/imagebank.sweden.se
Quick fact 07 of 23: music

Sweden & music:

Export makes up about

20%

Swedish pop star

Zara Larsson

Quick fact 17 of 23: migration people

Growth:

Sweden’s population has nearly

doubled

Apart from 11,000,000 babies born,

1,600,000

Photo: Carolina Romare/imagebank.sweden.se
Quick fact 20 of 23: food & drink heritage

Crayfish party:

Swedes love crayfish so much that

210,000

Welcome to the

kräftskiva

Quick fact 21 of 23: literature

Swedish literature:

Selma Lagerlöf is one of Sweden’s

7

Her bestseller 'Gösta Berling’s Saga' is available in

50

Photo: Tomas Utsi/imagebank.sweden.se
Quick fact 23 of 23: outdoors weather

Midnight sun:

Summer in northernmost Sweden means

56 days

Winter, on the other hand, means

32 days