"– There is no demand for any "
"the Swedes like the EU as it is, according to That institute's annual survey. The support for the EU is to record, at the same time as the proportion who want Sweden to leave the union has gone further down."
"According to the study, 59 per cent of swedes are generally positive to the EU, while only 16 percent of respondents said they are opposed."
"at the same time, 68 percent remain in the EU, while only 14 think it is a good suggestion to go out of the union."
"– There are record figures compared with our previous surveys, " says Linda Berg, one of the researchers on the som-institute at Gothenburg university."
"– We have not seen any preferences for the ”swexit” in the vast majority of the people."
"That survey was made in the autumn, long before the recent months, the uproar surrounding the brexit. But even then there were signals which probably affected the Swedish public opinion, according to Linda Berg."
"– Yes, already in the autumn was quite clear tendencies to this development, " she says."
" Right now, it is extremely difficult to assess the economic and political implications of brexit, then it is not so strange that it seems safe and stable to remain in place."
"the Swedish attitude to the EU has, however, also in the longer term slowly but surely become more positive according to the Who survey. In the statistics there is a small slowdown in connection with the british vote in 2016, but thereafter the numbers have continued to increase."
"at the same time is the swedes' confidence of both the EUROPEAN commission and the european Parliament relatively low. And on the issues of support for a "
"– There are 66% who oppose the euro as currency in Sweden and only 13 that is, " says Linda Berg."
"– So even if support for the EU and the Swedish membership is large, there is no desire for enhanced cooperation within the EU, but it is good as it is."
"The national survey has been held every year since 1986. Behind the investigation is the som-institute (Society, opinion, media) at the university of Gothenburg."
"the Results that now have been presented, based on questionnaires sent out and answered during the autumn of 2018 (the end of september to end of december)."
"the Survey was sent out to 21 000 randomly selected people aged between 16 and 85. Most have responded via pappersenkäten, but some have responded also via the web."
"As to the survey of 2018 had a response rate of 53 per cent, including people who have died has been removed. It is considered to be a relatively high response rate for such an extensive study."
"Source: university of Gothenburg."