Official Statistics of Finland

Population structure

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
One in ten of people aged 25 to 44 are of foreign background
23 Sep 2016
According to Statistics Finland's statistics on population structure, every tenth of the persons aged 25 to 44 living permanently in Finland at the end of 2015 were of foreign background. In Greater Helsinki, one in five of persons aged 25 to 44 were already of foreign background.

Next release:
29 Mar 2017

Description: These statistics on the structure of the population describe Finnish and foreign citizens permanently resident in Finland at the turn of the year. The statistics contain data on the population’s place of residence, age, native language, nationality and country of birth, as well as on the spouse, all children and parents of an individual person. The statistics also contain data on the day a person was married or divorced. The data are obtained from the Population Register Centre’s population information system.
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Keywords: country of birth, dependency ratio, foreigners, language, nationality, population, population density, population structure.
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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Population structure [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-5395. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.3.2017].
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