Half of Oslo Dwellers Immigrants by 2040

The Local, March 13, 2012

Immigrants are set to make up almost half of Oslo’s population by 2040, according to Statistics Norway, new figures show, prompting an immediate call for more restrictive immigration policies from Progress Party leader Siv Jensen.

In less than 30 years from now, 70 percent of the Norwegian capital’s first and second generation immigrants will have their roots in countries outside the 30-member European Economic Area, Statistics Norway said.

The study, the first ever projection of immigration trends to be published in Norway, shows that the largest cities will also see the biggest upsurge in immigrant numbers.

Immigrants are defined in the statistics as either people who have either moved to Norway from another country, or the Norway-born children of two first-generation immigrants.

According to Statistics Norway’s most likely scenario, Oslo’s immigrant population will rise from today’s 28 percent to 47 percent in 2040.

In the country as a whole, the immigrant population is expected to jump from 12 to 24 percent, or from 600,000 people today to 1.5 million in 2040.

For Siv Jensen, the trend is deeply worrying.

“For far too long Norway has been an attractive country for asylum seekers and immigrants. The Progress Party believes it’s high time for more restrictive policies,” she said.

“The more immigrants there are the more difficult it will be to make integration work,” according to the 42-year-old head of the populist opposition party, which has long called for stricter immigration rules.

Jensen said the Progress Party wanted Norway to hand out fewer residence permits to immigrants. She also called for the country to tighten immigration policy loopholes.

For instance, she suggested that an immigrant marrying somebody from the same country of origin in Norway should not automatically be granted residency.

“We must admit that there are major differences in the types of integration challenges posed by different immigrants.

“Norway still has a major need for workers, and labour-market immigration from Eastern Europe presents completely different integration challenges than immigration from Eastern Africa,” said Jensen.

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  • Time for Norwegians to change their policy & worldview.

  • “Norway still has a major need for workers”
    They are not getting workers from africa but dole/welfare seekers. Without all the 3rd worlders less workers would be needed to take care of them.

  • ELN

    By the year 2040, I’ll be dead… and, Norway will have joined me!

  • IstvanIN

    They don’t need workers, they need mechinization.

  • MartelC

    28% of the population, but the manage to make up 85% of rapists – and 100% of the victims are white norwegian women..

  • KenelmDigby

    As ever nature is infinitely older and wiser than anything human beings can come up with.
    There is an ancient analogy of this from nature, an interesting phenomenom that has occurred for untold millenia.
     It’s the nesting behavior of the cuckoo, which as we all know, lays its eggs in the nest of another species, and the hen bird of the host species diligently raises and feeds the cuckoo interloper – to the extent that its own nestlings die.

  • foy

    Norway  thankfully  isn’t Sweden. it’s a sensible country , the Progress party is the second largest 
    in parliament and will soon be in government.

  • Heinrich24

    Yes, the “need for workers” canard is a particularly transparent one!

  • occa0577

    I know how you feel. I am of Swedish descent. In Sweden, the situation is actually worse. I can’t even visit the country because I would find the situation too depressing. I want to scream  every profanity imaginable at the liberal politicians there (as well as the conservatives!). Yes, we were not born in Scandinavia, but we have roots there. Furthermore, in the past, Scandinavia seemed like an exit plan if the U.S. continued deteriorate…which it did. Now there is no escape. Why are Scandinavian politicians so indignant and determined to destroy their own countries? Their arrogance and self-hatred is amazing! If any Scandinavian citizens reading this, please feel free to answer. (I imagine AMREN is blacked out in northern Europe.)

  • Beware of linear extrapolation. I sense that Europe will ultimately expel parasitic foreigners -it’s doable & not organizationally too complicated.

    Just, European peoples need shocks that will shatter them out of blind complacency. And they will get the proper dose, I don’t doubt it.

  • Formerly_Known_as_Whiteplight

     Well, I’ve been pointing this out for years, and often on Amren posts.  If Whites DO decline to the point of disappearance or effectively disappeared, the resultant world population will destroy itself in short order.  I can see no good example of non-white management in the world, even in Japan, that could sustain and guide the world.  In fact, we are on the verge of total collapse now, because the Whites who still do have controlling powers have been corrupted by the growing examples/practices of non-whites.  The culture that made Western countries financially strong no longer exists because none of the institutions can really be trusted any longer. 

  • occa0577

    “Somebody has to stop them.
    Who is it going to be?” — My sister-in-law.

    Sorry, I made a quip, although she is very tough and I think she  is a good candidate. On a serious note, I believe it will be one person who unites us. Many are pessimistic about our cause, but I know that anything is possible. Throughout history, revolutionaries of humble backgrounds, with only primitive resources, have saved their civilizations from destruction and tyranny…. Charles Martel, Martin Luther, Joan of Arc, and many more. I believe we can defeat our enemies in the same way they are destroying us: video news and information. We will win beacause we actually can offer facts and salvation.