Sweden: An immigrant on welfare gets 10.2 times more money than a Swede on welfare

"Should we emphasize a figure in the OECD report where Sweden differs greatly from other rich countries, it is welfare for immigrants compared to native welfare. In Sweden, the average immigrant receives 10.2 times more than what an average Swedish person on welfare does. It is the highest figure in the OECD, whose average is 1.7 (Table 3.A1.3). High costs connected with immigration are a major social problem that should not be swept under the carpet." (continue reading...)