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
flagSweden
8%
0%
3%
87%
62
flagLithuania
5%
10%
0%
85%
20
flagSpain
5%
7%
1%
82%
51
flagBelgium
7%
7%
3%
82%
28
flagCanada
10%
6%
2%
81%
49
flagRussia
0%
9%
0%
77%
22
flagthe Netherlands
6%
13%
4%
76%
46
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
13%
1%
73%
502
flagUkraine
3%
15%
7%
73%
26
flagAustria
19%
7%
0%
73%
26
flagPoland
8%
15%
3%
72%
16040
flagGermany
9%
13%
2%
72%
251
flagItaly
6%
11%
9%
72%
43
flagthe United States
9%
12%
4%
71%
460
flagRepublic of Ireland
14%
14%
0%
70%
55
flagNorway
5%
20%
3%
70%
55
flagFrance
11%
16%
1%
68%
54
flagUnknown
11%
18%
3%
65%
480
flagIndia
13%
6%
15%
63%
60
flagDenmark
24%
13%
0%
62%
29

Gender

men69%
women68%
US
11%
8%
Canada
16%
19%
Spain
2%
3%
Finland
69%
68%

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