Iraqis in Denmark
|Regions with significant populations|
|Danish, Iraqi Arabic, English|
|Predominantly Islam and Christianity (Syriac Christianity and Catholic).|
|Related ethnic groups|
|Iraqi diaspora, Arabs in Denmark|
Demography and distribution
With a total Iraqi population in Denmark numbering of 31,322 , there are organizations such as the Iraqi-Danish Culture Days, which is currently organized in the capital of Copenhagen. They are the largest Arab ethnic groups living in Denmark. They mostly live in the capital Copenhagen, especially in the Nørrebro area.
13,000 Danish Iraqis participated in the Iraqi legislative election in January 2005
Iraqi nationals currently make up the largest group of unsuccessful asylum seekers in Denmark.
- Fenar Ahmad, filmmaker, producer
- Anja Al-Erhayem, filmmaker, born to Iraqi father and Danish mother
- Mohamed Ali, singer who appeared on Denmark's X Factor
- Tariq Hashim, director
- Aida Nadeem, musician
- Avar Raza, footballer
- Mustafa Hassan, footballer
- Hussein tai, contemporary artist
- Ihan Haydar, drummer in the popband L.I.G.A
- Statistikbanken. "Danmarks Statistik". Retrieved 2010-01-30.
- Iraqi-Danish Culture Days Festival in Copenhagen Archived 2011-10-04 at the Wayback Machine.
- Information on Return and Reintegration for Iraqi Migrants in Denmark (IRRIM)
- The Council of Iraqi Community in Denmark http://iraqicouncil.dk/
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