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Statistics Finland's operations are funded with appropriations from the national budget, income from the agency's charged activities, and with funding received from other government authorities and the EU. In 2014 seventy nine per cent of the funding came as appropriations for operating expenses, that is, from the national budget. Revenue from charged activities made up 11 per cent and external financing three per cent of the total funds available.

At the end of 2014, the personnel of Statistics Finland numbered 910. The number of staff-years totalled 832, of which interviewers in data collection accounted for 112. Women made up 63 per cent of the total personnel of whom 73 per cent had at least lowest level tertiary or university qualification.

Key indicators on Statistics Finland's operations 2012–2014

  2012
EUR million
2013
EUR million
2014
EUR million
FINANCING 65.4 65.4 65.8
Appropriations for operating expenses 49.2 50.5 51.8
Appropriations carried forward from previous years 5.1 4.9 4.4
Revenue from operations subject to charge 8.9 8.1 7.6
External financing 2.2 2.0 2.0
EXPENSES 60.5 60.9 62.2
Transfer to the next year 4.9 4.4 3.6
 
Circulation of publications, number 13,500 10,000 8,000
Statistical releases, number 618 627 640
HTML text pages on the Internet, number 156,000 174,000 191,000
Personnel, staff-years 864 842 832

 


Last updated 29.4.2015

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