Finland

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 4,008,299
1960 4,430,228
1970 4,606,740
1980 4,779,454
1990 4,986,705
2000 5,176,482
2010 5,367,693
2020 5,541,815
2030 5,649,744
2040 5,673,480
2050 5,693,364
2060 5,733,072
2070 5,769,618
2080 5,789,670
2090 5,788,159
2100 5,761,663
source: UN - WPP 2012 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name the Republic of Finland
Official name [native] Suomen tasavalta «Finnish»
Republiken Finland «Swedish»
Capital Helsinki
Capital [native] Helsinki «Finnish»
Helsingfors «Swedish»
Region Northern Europe
ISO code FI
Statistical agency Statistics Finland

Name in Chinese 芬兰共和国
Name in Arabic جمهورية فنلندا
Name in Spanish la República de Finlandia
Name in Russian Финляндская Республика
Name in French la République de Finlande

Administrative units

coderegion (maakunta)capitalarea (sq.km.)population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2012-01-01
admin.
population
2014-03-31
admin.
21Ahvenanmaa [Åland]Maarianhamina1,552.2327,15328,35428,715
09Etelä-Karjala region [South Karelia]Lappeenranta5,329.07133,899132,527132,135
14Etelä-Pohjanmaa region [South Ostrobothnia]Seinäjoki13,443.76193,815193,735193,905
10Etelä-Savo regionMikkeli14,260.39158,679154,522152,197
18Kainuu regionKajaani21,499.8183,77981,29879,840
05Kanta-Häme regionHämeenlinna5,198.69171,449175,230175,489
16Keski-Pohjanmaa region [Central Ostrobothnia]Kokkola5,018.5567,89868,48468,798
13Keski-Suomi region [Central Finland]Jyväskylä16,703.41270,701274,379275,303
08Kymenlaakso regionKotka5,148.20183,564181,829180,687
19Lappi region [Lapland]Rovaniemi92,659.75184,390183,330182,335
06Pirkanmaa regionTampere12,584.78477,931492,737500,592
15Pohjanmaa region [Ostrobothnia]Vaasa7,751.66174,987179,106180,571
12Pohjois-Karjala region [North Karelia]Joensuu17,762.27166,744165,906165,210
17Pohjois-Pohjanmaa region [North Ostrobothnia]Oulu35,508.22386,477397,887403,843
11Pohjois-Savo regionKuopio16,768.37248,872248,130248,317
07Päijät-Häme regionLahti5,124.45200,061202,236202,298
04Satakunta regionPori7,819.23227,131225,302224,438
01Uusimaa regionHelsinki9,096.831,483,7191,549,0581,589,407
02Varsinais-Suomi regionTurku10,661.22459,235467,217470,988
 total 303,890.895,300,4845,401,2675,455,068
source: Statistics Finland.
note: End March 2014 data refers to preliminary population counts.
note: Etelä = South; Pohjois = North; Keski = Central; Karjala = Karelia; Pohjanmaa = Ostrobothnia.
note: Åland is an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty.
note: total area relates to land area.

Expanded administrative units

coderegion (maakunta)
municipality (kunta)
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2012-01-01
admin.
population
2014-03-31
admin.
21Ahvenanmaa [Åland]Maarianhamina1,552.2327,15328,35428,715
035Brändö 107.88510480479
043Eckerö 107.65923978942
060Finström 123.232,4572,5272,536
062Föglö 134.77582577570
065Geta 84.35443492493
076Hammarland 138.211,4091,5261,524
170Jomala 142.543,7744,2494,453
295Kumlinge 99.23366361328
318Kökar 63.55284249250
417Lemland 113.081,7731,8601,924
438Lumparland 36.25387399412
478Maarianhamina - Mariehamn 11.8010,90211,26211,437
736Saltvik 151.931,7311,8101,799
766Sottunga 28.0511610399
771Sund 108.121,0521,0321,034
941Vårdö 101.59444449435
09Etelä-Karjala region [South Karelia]Lappeenranta5,329.07133,899132,527132,135
153Imatra 155.0129,15528,47228,224
405Lappeenranta 1,433.3571,47572,13372,617
416Lemi 217.773,0563,0683,121
441Luumäki 750.085,2005,1194,984
580Parikkala 592.926,0705,6645,501
689Rautjärvi 351.644,1763,8323,669
700Ruokolahti 943.435,7325,5955,471
739Savitaipale 539.744,0713,7893,726
831Taipalsaari 345.134,9644,8554,822
14Etelä-Pohjanmaa region [South Ostrobothnia]Seinäjoki13,443.76193,815193,735193,905
005Alajärvi 1,008.7410,69810,32710,251
010Alavus 1,088.1612,78812,38512,212
052Evijärvi 354.072,8272,7472,690
145Ilmajoki 576.7911,63511,89812,118
151Isojoki 642.382,5182,3542,238
164Jalasjärvi 818.708,4958,1307,943
218Karijoki 185.761,5791,5271,448
232Kauhajoki 1,299.0814,42814,19114,028
233Kauhava 1,313.6917,97417,26517,045
300Kuortane 462.174,0733,9063,790
301Kurikka 905.6214,92814,49514,288
403Lappajärvi 420.893,5643,4363,298
408Lapua 737.1514,17814,53014,723
743Seinäjoki 1,431.6455,35658,70360,500
759Soini 551.952,5262,3602,279
846Teuva 554.706,1585,8475,640
934Vimpeli 287.333,3323,2223,151
989Ähtäri 804.946,7586,4126,263
10Etelä-Savo regionMikkeli14,260.39158,679154,522152,197
046Enonkoski 305.821,6771,5661,525
090Heinävesi 1,030.284,1523,8273,656
097Hirvensalmi 465.382,5152,3892,313
171Joroinen 575.195,4955,3425,190
178Juva 1,163.037,2136,9026,661
213Kangasniemi 1,068.846,1315,8655,765
491Mikkeli 2,549.0754,52154,53054,633
507Mäntyharju 981.786,6476,3936,264
588Pertunmaa 374.492,0191,9101,848
593Pieksämäki 1,568.6420,47619,70019,216
623Puumala 794.522,7232,4192,308
681Rantasalmi 559.164,2613,9493,859
740Savonlinna 2,239.5037,76236,85436,166
768Sulkava 584.693,0872,8762,793
18Kainuu regionKajaani21,499.8183,77981,29879,840
105Hyrynsalmi 1,421.052,9672,6722,537
205Kajaani 1,835.0938,08938,04537,839
290Kuhmo 4,806.699,9439,3349,077
578Paltamo 918.574,0713,8073,617
620Puolanka 2,461.353,2252,9972,877
697Ristijärvi 835.621,5751,4891,431
765Sotkamo 2,649.1610,71610,69710,636
777Suomussalmi 5,270.179,6328,9438,623
785Vaala 1,302.113,5613,3143,203
05Kanta-Häme regionHämeenlinna5,198.69171,449175,230175,489
061Forssa 248.7817,83517,83317,639
082Hattula 357.819,4449,6829,682
086Hausjärvi 389.318,5748,8078,833
103Humppila 147.942,5662,5032,452
109Hämeenlinna 1,785.2165,42167,27067,803
165Janakkala 547.4416,40516,96016,859
169Jokioinen 180.435,7685,6765,580
433Loppi 597.608,1228,3778,367
694Riihimäki 121.0328,02329,01829,344
834Tammela 640.396,6506,5546,437
981Ypäjä 182.752,6412,5502,493
16Keski-Pohjanmaa region [Central Ostrobothnia]Kokkola5,018.5567,89868,48468,798
074Halsua 412.711,3791,2751,238
217Kannus 468.245,8445,6975,684
236Kaustinen 354.034,2984,2804,290
272Kokkola 1,444.1945,34846,58547,125
421Lestijärvi 480.69904847815
584Perho 747.923,0172,9102,932
849Toholampi 608.433,5903,4853,372
924Veteli 502.343,5183,4053,342
13Keski-Suomi region [Central Finland]Jyväskylä16,703.41270,701274,379275,303
077Hankasalmi 571.735,5065,4915,383
172Joutsa 867.165,1804,9584,839
179Jyväskylä 1,171.00126,546132,062134,862
182Jämsä 1,571.3223,39822,50722,091
216Kannonkoski 444.721,6101,5441,513
226Karstula 887.264,6914,4624,326
249Keuruu 1,258.0310,91910,57410,294
256Kinnula 460.241,8641,8161,770
265Kivijärvi 483.951,4021,3341,256
275Konnevesi 512.973,0272,9242,837
291Kuhmoinen 660.962,7032,5052,390
312Kyyjärvi 448.221,5751,5031,425
410Laukaa 648.5417,60918,28618,603
435Luhanka 214.53852802763
495Multia 733.241,9631,8471,772
500Muurame 144.068,9909,4389,632
592Petäjävesi 456.393,8594,0654,115
601Pihtipudas 1,074.774,7844,5004,330
729Saarijärvi 1,251.8810,80110,38010,134
850Toivakka 361.432,3472,4752,466
892Uurainen 348.053,2653,5073,609
931Viitasaari 1,248.487,4067,0656,872
992Äänekoski 884.4820,40420,33420,021
08Kymenlaakso regionKotka5,148.20183,564181,829180,687
075Hamina 609.5121,73721,40321,141
142Iitti 589.807,2087,0026,979
285Kotka 271.6254,67954,83154,714
286Kouvola 2,558.3788,81387,56786,907
489Miehikkälä 422.232,3702,1692,137
624Pyhtää 324.725,1405,3725,381
935Virolahti 371.953,6173,4853,428
19Lappi region [Lapland]Rovaniemi92,659.75184,390183,330182,335
047Enontekiö 7,945.491,9651,8931,892
148Inari 15,053.046,9546,7546,782
240Kemi 95.4122,66922,39922,115
320Kemijärvi 3,504.978,8828,2957,975
241Keminmaa 626.308,7128,5728,531
261Kittilä 8,094.335,9676,2796,498
273Kolari 2,558.813,7963,8363,879
498Muonio 1,903.872,3632,3692,375
583Pelkosenniemi 1,836.171,063973959
854Pello 1,737.564,2163,9123,738
614Posio 3,039.164,0873,8183,646
683Ranua 3,453.714,5124,2624,132
698Rovaniemi 7,582.0658,82560,63761,244
732Salla 5,729.854,3644,0523,864
742Savukoski 6,438.331,2441,1561,115
751Simo 1,446.813,5883,4413,340
758Sodankylä 11,693.358,9828,8068,884
845Tervola 1,559.723,5503,3873,293
851Tornio 1,187.7722,37322,54522,355
890Utsjoki 5,144.491,3351,2941,272
976Ylitornio 2,028.554,9434,6504,446
06Pirkanmaa regionTampere12,584.78477,931492,737500,592
020Akaa 293.1416,73817,09117,135
108Hämeenkyrö 463.7710,27610,53310,602
143Ikaalinen 750.307,4837,3757,273
177Juupajoki 258.502,2062,0462,022
211Kangasala 658.0128,80929,89130,359
250Kihniö 357.102,2802,1792,095
418Lempäälä 269.5219,27120,88821,921
508Mänttä-Vilppula 534.8711,76711,30810,877
536Nokia 288.1630,48532,05632,740
562Orivesi 799.579,5559,5909,639
581Parkano 852.067,1326,9826,832
604Pirkkala 81.3915,78817,76318,409
619Punkalaidun 361.083,4053,2363,160
635Pälkäne 560.486,9706,8826,777
702Ruovesi 776.765,1954,9404,747
790Sastamala 1,429.2325,89325,76325,486
837Tampere 525.01207,866215,168220,678
887Urjala 475.195,4915,2465,117
908Valkeakoski 271.9520,39421,02221,144
922Vesilahti 300.924,0864,3834,456
936Virrat 1,162.317,6937,4537,265
980Ylöjärvi 1,115.4629,14830,94231,858
15Pohjanmaa region [Ostrobothnia]Vaasa7,751.66174,987179,106180,571
152Isokyrö 354.195,0164,9364,863
231Kaskinen 10.631,4851,4041,334
280Korsnäs 235.782,2402,2492,226
287Kristiinankaupunki 682.997,3897,0966,981
288Kruunupyy 712.366,7166,6816,694
399Laihia 504.247,6647,9338,029
440Luoto 142.344,5724,9215,073
475Maalahti 521.315,5155,6145,574
499Mustasaari 848.7217,93618,86819,192
545Närpiö 977.519,4439,4129,356
599Pedersören kunta 794.2810,66510,93710,980
598Pietarsaari 88.4119,56919,62319,642
893Uusikaarlepyy 732.667,3997,5167,519
905Vaasa 364.2662,69565,17366,415
945Vöyri 781.986,6836,7436,693
12Pohjois-Karjala region [North Karelia]Joensuu17,762.27166,744165,906165,210
146Ilomantsi 2,763.576,2035,8345,593
167Joensuu 2,381.6572,10573,75874,332
176Juuka 1,501.765,8325,4535,184
260Kitee 1,253.5912,20711,51511,156
276Kontiolahti 799.6813,32614,00014,490
422Lieksa 3,418.3513,18112,58512,275
426Liperi 726.9011,94012,28612,415
541Nurmes 1,601.088,8168,3598,190
309Outokumpu 445.827,6887,3777,251
607Polvijärvi 804.154,9314,7784,632
707Rääkkylä 427.672,7352,5322,472
848Tohmajärvi 837.735,2394,9924,835
911Valtimo 800.322,5412,4372,385
17Pohjois-Pohjanmaa region [North Ostrobothnia]Oulu35,508.22386,477397,887403,843
009Alavieska 251.362,8172,7502,723
069Haapajärvi 765.667,8507,6097,586
071Haapavesi 1,049.777,5157,3847,224
072Hailuoto 200.569871,004992
139Ii 1,552.669,0779,4999,645
208Kalajoki 922.1812,48712,61612,652
244Kempele 110.1115,21816,18216,695
305Kuusamo 4,977.8616,89916,37315,977
317Kärsämäki 695.942,9862,8192,709
425Liminka 637.168,3999,1649,616
436Lumijoki 213.191,8952,0372,085
483Merijärvi 229.831,2391,1991,152
494Muhos 783.758,6468,9099,004
535Nivala 527.9510,97611,05110,973
563Oulainen 587.757,9987,9167,769
564Oulu 3,031.00177,276188,114194,181
615Pudasjärvi 5,637.529,1428,6958,488
625Pyhäjoki 542.333,4003,3613,343
626Pyhäjärvi 1,311.336,1245,8875,698
630Pyhäntä 810.731,7631,5841,559
678Raahe 1,014.1425,67825,65225,513
691Reisjärvi 474.423,0392,9962,916
746Sievi 787.335,2575,2855,225
748Siikajoki 1,052.305,8235,6395,588
791Siikalatva 2,171.866,5206,0615,868
832Taivalkoski 2,438.034,6214,4224,248
859Tyrnävä 491.816,0876,4626,684
889Utajärvi 1,671.123,1082,9512,934
977Ylivieska 568.5713,65014,26614,796
11Pohjois-Savo regionKuopio16,768.37248,872248,130248,317
140Iisalmi 762.9722,29822,14722,184
174Juankoski 465.325,4545,1464,973
204Kaavi 674.003,4903,3853,270
239Keitele 481.782,6422,5242,426
263Kiuruvesi 1,328.149,5159,0638,841
297Kuopio 2,309.16101,375103,932106,475
402Lapinlahti 1,096.5110,54210,38610,131
420Leppävirta 1,136.0310,88510,40510,158
476Maaninka 466.513,8843,8413,768
595Pielavesi 1,153.235,2925,0064,820
686Rautalampi 538.983,5923,4813,413
687Rautavaara 1,150.931,9881,8481,776
749Siilinjärvi 400.9620,75021,31121,595
762Sonkajärvi 1,465.854,8254,6004,420
778Suonenjoki 713.557,6787,5777,476
844Tervo 347.731,7921,7001,655
857Tuusniemi 543.212,9342,8202,785
915Varkaus 385.6223,40522,60622,021
921Vesanto 422.632,4772,3902,272
925Vieremä 925.264,0543,9623,858
07Päijät-Häme regionLahti5,124.45200,061202,236202,298
016Asikkala 563.388,6638,4988,388
081Hartola 542.953,5723,2923,092
111Heinola 676.0920,61220,16419,893
098Hollola 463.1621,52022,02022,020
283Hämeenkoski 187.732,1392,1302,079
316Kärkölä 256.474,9264,7984,716
398Lahti - Lahtis 135.0599,308102,308103,396
532Nastola 324.1815,00715,02714,956
560Orimattila 785.3516,20516,36916,360
576Padasjoki 523.183,5313,3693,253
781Sysmä 666.914,5784,2614,145
04Satakunta regionPori7,819.23227,131225,302224,438
050Eura 578.7712,67612,42412,363
051Eurajoki 345.395,8545,8445,937
079Harjavalta 123.467,6467,5047,381
099Honkajoki 331.361,9321,8481,824
102Huittinen 532.6210,69910,63810,529
181Jämijärvi 214.352,1492,0031,989
214Kankaanpää 689.4212,40512,07811,998
230Karvia 502.002,7762,5992,514
271Kokemäki 481.228,2177,9227,756
319Köyliö 246.062,9012,8042,693
413Lavia 321.122,1101,9451,893
442Luvia 169.073,3213,3533,349
484Merikarvia 446.033,4553,3043,231
531Nakkila 182.915,7585,7805,682
608Pomarkku 301.082,5362,4152,330
609Pori 834.2982,41383,13383,457
684Rauma 495.6040,05339,82039,933
747Siikainen 463.191,7441,6611,621
783Säkylä 160.594,7844,6734,565
886Ulvila 400.7013,70213,55413,393
01Uusimaa regionHelsinki9,096.831,483,7191,549,0581,589,407
018Askola 212.414,7114,9115,018
049Espoo 312.20238,047252,439261,654
078Hanko 116.899,7089,4179,115
091Helsinki 213.75568,531595,384614,535
106Hyvinkää 322.6244,65245,52746,343
149Inkoo 349.895,4605,5615,565
186Järvenpää 37.5537,98938,96640,006
224Karkkila 242.368,9969,1909,064
235Kauniainen 5.898,5118,8079,037
245Kerava 30.6233,18134,54935,002
257Kirkkonummi 366.1535,14137,19237,933
407Lapinjärvi 329.872,9292,8482,819
444Lohja 939.1446,18047,37447,753
434Loviisa 819.7815,76515,55215,486
504Myrskylä 200.372,0262,0081,980
505Mäntsälä 580.8318,98020,13120,553
543Nurmijärvi 361.8638,63340,34941,276
611Pornainen 146.504,9145,1225,158
638Porvoo 654.5147,83248,83349,519
616Pukkila 145.042,0222,0162,019
710Raasepori 1,147.9928,73128,95928,710
753Sipoo 339.6219,47018,52618,981
755Siuntio 241.085,7806,1486,182
858Tuusula 219.5035,96837,66738,188
092Vantaa 238.37192,522203,001208,519
927Vihti 522.0427,04028,58128,992
02Varsinais-Suomi regionTurku10,661.22459,235467,217470,988
019Aura 95.003,8233,9753,971
202Kaarina 150.3529,92831,08131,815
322Kemiönsaari 686.937,3837,1736,991
284Koski Tl 191.462,4852,4412,428
304Kustavi 165.83901886877
400Laitila 531.658,4848,4088,488
423Lieto 198.5015,60716,69017,175
430Loimaa 848.1017,17716,84816,693
480Marttila 195.282,0351,9982,043
481Masku 174.909,0939,5859,741
503Mynämäki 519.778,0318,0447,945
529Naantali 311.4718,11718,87118,895
538Nousiainen 198.814,7634,8144,838
561Oripää 117.611,3621,4221,415
577Paimio 238.3610,01010,47110,625
445Parainen 882.1314,74015,50515,554
631Pyhäranta 143.272,2152,2062,160
636Pöytyä 750.058,4058,4748,594
680Raisio 48.7624,07724,55924,533
704Rusko 127.125,7245,8706,004
734Salo 1,986.5254,46955,28354,450
738Sauvo 252.472,9503,0433,040
761Somero 667.789,4919,2689,149
833Taivassalo 140.321,7301,6901,667
838Tarvasjoki 101.961,9421,9441,959
853Turku 245.66175,286178,630182,154
895Uusikaupunki 502.4415,92615,68515,443
918Vehmaa 188.722,4482,3532,341
 total 303,890.895,300,4845,401,2675,455,068
source: Statistics Finland.
note: End March 2014 data refers to preliminary population counts.
note: Etelä = South; Pohjois = North; Keski = Central; Karjala = Karelia; Pohjanmaa = Ostrobothnia.
note: Åland is an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty.
note: total area relates to land area.

Main cities

namepopulation
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2009-12-31
admin.
population
2012-01-01
admin.
population
2014-03-31
admin.
latitude /
longitude
Helsinki568,531583,350595,384614,53560.20/24.92
Espoo238,047244,330252,439261,65460.21/24.65
Tampere207,866211,507215,168220,67861.50/23.73
Vantaa192,522197,636203,001208,51960.30/25.02
Oulu135,055139,133143,909194,18165.01/25.47
Turku175,286176,087178,630182,15460.45/22.27
Jyväskylä126,546129,623132,062134,86262.24/25.75
Kuopio91,32092,62697,433106,475 
Lahti99,308100,854102,308103,39660.98/25.66
Kouvola88,81388,17487,56786,907 
Pori82,41382,78683,13383,457 
Joensuu72,10572,70473,75874,332 
Lappeenranta71,47571,81472,13372,617 
Hämeenlinna65,42166,45567,27067,803 
Vaasa57,99859,17560,39866,415 
Rovaniemi58,82559,84860,63761,244 
Seinäjoki55,35657,02458,70360,500 
Kotka54,67954,77554,83154,714 
Mikkeli......54,633 
Salo54,46954,88955,28354,450 
source: Statistics Finland.
note: End March 2014 data refers to preliminary population counts.
note: numbers based on municipalities; results from before 2014 do not reflect municipal mergers after 2012!