Which country other than Sweden, has the largest Swedish-speaking population?

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Canada
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Finland
Finland was a part of Sweden from the 12th to the 19th century. Many Swedish settlers arrived at the coastal regions during the medieval time. In the 17th century, Swedish became the dominant language of the no­bil­i­ty, ad­min­is­tra­tion and ed­u­ca­tion. Today, the Swedish minority in Finland numbers 280,000 people.

Answers distribution

US
Canada
Spain
Finland
answers
flagBelgium
4%
4%
4%
88%
25
flagSweden
8%
0%
4%
85%
49
flagLithuania
5%
10%
0%
84%
19
flagSpain
4%
8%
2%
83%
49
flagCanada
10%
6%
2%
80%
46
flagAustria
16%
8%
0%
76%
25
flagRussia
0%
10%
0%
75%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
12%
2%
73%
467
flagthe Netherlands
7%
14%
4%
73%
42
flagItaly
7%
10%
7%
73%
38
flagUkraine
4%
16%
8%
72%
25
flagPoland
8%
15%
3%
71%
13648
flagthe United States
9%
12%
4%
71%
436
flagGermany
9%
15%
3%
71%
222
flagFrance
11%
16%
1%
67%
53
flagRepublic of Ireland
16%
16%
0%
67%
49
flagNorway
6%
23%
4%
65%
47
flagDenmark
24%
12%
0%
64%
25
flagUnknown
8%
17%
9%
62%
62
flagIndia
13%
6%
15%
62%
58

Gender

men68%
women67%
US
11%
8%
Canada
16%
20%
Spain
2%
3%
Finland
68%
67%

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