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Schwedish is the official language in Sweden, Åland Islands and Finland and is spoken in 2 more countries as monther tongue by a part of the population.

Schwedish is solely spoken in Northern Europe.
CountryRegionOfficial languageDistributionTotal
SwedenNorthern Europeyes89.5 %8.88 M
FinlandNorthern Europeyes5.5 %302,000
Åland IslandsNorthern Europeyes88.3 %26,000
DenmarkNorthern Europeno0.3 %17,000
NorwayNorthern Europeno0.3 %16,000