ممثلية المملكة العربية السعودية في السويد Kingdom of Sweden About Sweden Sweden Information Sweden Information Page Image Image Caption Page ContentIslamic Side The Muslims in Sweden estimated to about 400 thousand (4.4%) off the total population.Sweden is a country with rapid culture development, by joining the European Union and welcoming many immigrants to their country it enhanced its culture and developed an international environment that enriched the mosaic of their society.Economical and Cultural SideSweden enjoys peace, stability, and security for the whole of the 20th century. They have high standards of living as a result of their previous neutrality policy, as well as, a mixed system of high-tech capitalism and welfare state benefits. Although Sweden rejected the euro system, they have joined the European Union in 1995. Sweden's economy has proven to be very reliable and was able to overcome the world financial crises due to their strong exports of commodities and return to profitability by their banking sector. In addition to that the government had proposed many stimulus measures in the 2012 budget to boost employment and growth.Political SideSweden has not been involved in any war. Since World War I, Sweden has pursued a foreign policy of nonalignment in peacetime and neutrality in wartime, basing its security on a strong national defense. Nonetheless, Sweden joined the League of Nations in 1920 and the United Nations in 1946. Within the framework of these organizations, Sweden has been involved in numerous international peacekeeping missions. In 1995, Sweden became a member of the European Union.