Australia and Sweden come together for Eurovision

Australia and Sweden come together for Eurovision: infographic. Text version below

Larger version of infographic

Australia and Sweden come together for Eurovision

  • Last year Australia exported 23,882,547 kilograms of beef to the EU. That roughly adds up to 477,650,940 Swedish meatballs
  • The 2011 Australian Census recorded 34,029 Australians of Swedish ancestry
  • Australia’s selected major exports to Sweden include:
    • Recreational travel
    • Coal
    • Education services
  • Australia’s selected major imports from Sweden include:
    • Vehicle parts & accessories
    • Medicines & pharmaceutical products
    • Telecom, computer & information services
  • Between 2005 & 2015, Sweden became the 7th highest EU Member State to grant Temporary Visas to Aussie residents. In return, Australia Issued 303,818 Visitor Visas to Swedish Nationals
  • #1 on the music charts for 10 weeks, Australia was the 1st country where Eurovision heavyweights, ABBA, released ‘Mamma Mia’ as a single
  • As of end June 2015, the ABS recorded 12,310 Australian residents who were born in Sweden
Last Updated: 9 May 2016