Angered is a suburb in
Gothenburg Municipality, Sweden.
Angered is the
Million Programme area in Gothenburg, and one of the biggest
in the country with 60,000 inhabitants.
The hilly terrain forced the planners to build the different parts of
Angered at some distance from each other.
Angered is[when?] a multicultural community with a high immigrant
In its December 2015 report, Police in
Sweden placed the district in
the most severe category of urban areas with high crime rates.
In 2017 a camel centre was in the planning stages with funds from the
Gothenburg Municipality. Posters for the project claim that camel milk
help avert autism, tuberculosis and diabetes, claims which are illegal
according to the Medical Products Agency.
In 2017 the postal services were forced to change their routines in
the area due to threats and serious attacks on their staff.
Angered is the district of
Gothenburg with the least educated
population aged 25-64, about 12-13% of the population has a
post-secondary education of three years or more. About 30% of
pupils have not completed primary education and so are not eligible to
attend secondary school. About half the population is
Angered have low levels of trust, about
half state they do not have trust in other people. Inhabitants in
the area are unwilling to take part in judicial processes and social
services, police, public officials and businesses have difficulties
performing their functions in the area. Criminal gangs sell
narcotics openly in schools and gang related violence occur openly
in public spaces and is directed also towards non gang members as well
as rival gangs.
4 See also
The pop singer and actress
Laleh Pourkarim grew up in Angered.
The indie singer-songwriter
Jens Lekman is from Angered.
The Swedish metal band
Dead by April
Dead by April is from Angered.
The following sports clubs are located in Angered:
The Swedish triple-jumper
Christian Olsson (formerly ranked no. 1 in
Europe) was born in northern Angered.
Angered is served by bus lines 40 and 71-77 and a number of tram
lines. The tram service terminates here, with the turning slope
running around the bus terminal. The tram lines serving
Angered are 4,
8 and 9 (towards Mölndal, Frölunda and Kungssten). Initially, the
tram line was due to run past
Angered Centrum, terminating at
Rannebergen, not far from the centre. This project was abandoned while
under construction, and bus line 76 runs from
Angered Centrum to
Rannebergen instead. However, there is space for trams inside the
hill, just as at Hammarkullen. The next station southwards is Storås.
Coordinates: 57°48′N 12°02′E / 57.800°N 12.033°E /
Gothenburg quadricentennial jubilee
^ Utsatta områden - sociala risker, kollektiv förmåga och oönskade
händelser (PDF). Police in
Sweden - Nationella Operativa Avdelningen
- December 2015. p. 29. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19
^ Nyheter, SVT. "Skattemiljon går till gigantiskt kamel-projekt i
Göteborg". SVT Nyheter (in Swedish). Retrieved 2017-07-19.
^ Radio, Sveriges. "Ändrade rutiner för Postnord efter hot och våld
- P4 Göteborg". Retrieved 2017-12-20.
^ a b c d e f g Särskilt utsatta områden i Göteborg (PDF).
Gothenburg: Municipality of Gothenburg. January 2017.