Stockholm - Post Report Question and Answers

Is this a good city for LGBT expatriates? Why or why not?

Great for LGBT. Sweden is uber supportive. - Dec 2020

Yes, it's a very tolerant city in that regard. - Sep 2020

Yes, Sweden prides itself on its equal ways. - May 2020

Yes! Stockholm has an annual pride parade that draws people from across Scandinavia. The country is well known for its acceptance of people across the spectrum of sexuality/gender. - Jan 2017

Sweden is an extremely tolerant country, and much ahead of the U.S. in this respect. - May 2015

Certainly. Incredibly open, tolerant society. Surprisingly not a huge gay scene here (only a few venues) but in part because LGBT have so integrated into society that there is no sense of needing separate venues to congregate. Very large annual Pride parade/festival. - Aug 2014

Most definitively. Stockholm hosts the huge Gay and Lesbian EuroPride week and parade here each summer. - Oct 2008

Yes. They have an annual Gay Pride event each summer and in general are extremely tolerant. - Aug 2008

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