- New industrial developments in the north mean the Employment Minister has called on people looking for work to consider moving there.
- The regions of Västerbotten and Norrbotten tell Radio Sweden they are looking for people to work in a range of jobs, with many levels of skills
- We also hear from a Radio Sweden listener about what makes him cautious about moving.
Related stories from around the North:
Finland: Finland’s population could begin falling in 2031, Yle News
Norway: Population declining in Arctic Norway, The Independent Barents Observer
Russia: Except for military towns, Russian North sees sharp decline in population, The Independent Barents Observer
Sweden: Abandoned properties a challenge for rural Sweden, Radio Sweden
United States: Understanding Alaska’s growing senior population, Alaska Public Media