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

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Canada
Spain
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%
87%
24
flagSpain
4%
6%
2%
85%
47
flagSweden
8%
0%
4%
84%
45
flagCanada
9%
7%
2%
80%
41
flagRussia
0%
10%
0%
78%
19
flagthe Netherlands
7%
14%
2%
75%
41
flagAustria
16%
8%
0%
75%
24
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
12%
2%
73%
432
flagItaly
8%
8%
8%
73%
34
flagPoland
9%
15%
3%
71%
12898
flagthe United States
9%
12%
4%
71%
425
flagGermany
9%
15%
3%
71%
218
flagUkraine
5%
15%
10%
70%
20
flagRepublic of Ireland
17%
14%
0%
68%
47
flagNorway
6%
23%
2%
67%
46
flagFrance
13%
17%
2%
65%
46
flagUnknown
0%
17%
13%
65%
29
flagDenmark
24%
12%
0%
64%
25
flagIndia
14%
7%
15%
61%
57
flagAustralia
29%
5%
5%
58%
17

Gender

men68%
women67%
US
11%
8%
Canada
17%
20%
Spain
2%
3%
Finland
68%
67%

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