The first Christian missionaries arrived in the ninth century to convert the people,but the swedes remained faithful to their old gods.
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*capital city stockholm
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sweden did not formally abolish slavery until the middle of the 14th century, it also did not have serfdom in the Middle Ages; peasant freeholders constituted about 40% of the population, and were one of four estates (together with nobles, clergy, and burghers) in the diet.