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Table 1 Foreign-born populations in Europe by country, 2010

From: Bridges or buffers? Motives behind Immigrants’ Religiosity

Country Number of foreign born Share of foreign born in total population Born in non-European countries
(1000 s) (%) (% in total population)
Austria 1,276.0 15.2 9.1
Belgium 1,503.8 13.9 7.0
Cyprus 150.7 18.8 13.5
The Czech Rep. 398.5 3.8 2.6
Denmark 500.8 9.0 6.3
Estonia 217.9 16.3 15.0
Finland 228.5 4.3 2.8
France 7,196.5 11.1 7.8
Germany 9,812.3 12.0 7.8
Greece 125.6 11.1 8.3
Hungary 436.6 4.4 1.4
Iceland 35.1 11.0 3.7
Ireland 565.6 12.7 2.9
Italy 4,798.7 8.0 5.3
Latvia 343.3 15.3 13.6
Luxembourg 163.1 32.5 5.6
The Netherlands 1,832.5 11.1 8.5
Norway 524.6 10.8 6.5
Poland 456.4 1.2 0.7
Portugal 793.1 7.5 5.7
Slovakia 50.4 0.9 0.4
Slovenia 253.8 12.4 11.0
Spain 6,442.8 14.0 8.9
Sweden 1,337.2 14.3 9.2
UK 7,012.4 11.3 7.7
  1. Source: Eurostat (online data access: tps00178, migr_pop3ctb).
  2. Notes: Data are not available for Bulgaria, Croatia, Switzerland and Ukraine. The Slovakian data are for the year 2009. The Belgian data are provisional.