Intercultural city: Botkyrka, Sweden
The population of Botkyrka, is 82.000, of which almost 29 625 (36,5%) were born abroad
and almost 12 802 (15,8%) has at least one parent born abroad (2009 data). The largest
minority groups have a background in Turkey (9,5%), Iraq (4,4%), Middle East (19,8%),
Finland (5,8%), Africa (5,5%). The city has over 40 years of migration history and
migrant population is composed of both well settled people, as well as newcomers.
Profile and activities
Strategy for an Intercultural Botkyrka
Intercultural Cities Index
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