Immigrants in South Savo

The largest linguistic groups of immigrants in South Savo in 2017 were:

Russian 1,753
Estonian 485
Arabic 291
Persian, Farsi 279
Thai 187
English 170
German 136
Burmese 107

Of South Savo municipalities, quota refugees have been received in Mikkeli, Hirvensalmi, Pieksämäki, Mäntyharju, Savonlinna, Juva, Pertunmaa and Heinävesi.