Official Statistics of Finland

Preliminary population statistics

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Finland's preliminary population figure 5,503,879 at the end of February
30 Mar 2017
According to Statistics Finland's preliminary data, Finland's population was 5,503,879 at the end of February. Our country's population increased by 582 persons during January-February. The reason for the increase was migration gain from abroad, since immigration exceeded emigration by 2 404. The number of births was 1 822 lower than that of deaths.

Next release:
9 Jun 2017

Description: The preliminary population statistics contain data on population changes and population structure. In respect of population changes, data are available on live births and deaths in Finland, migration within municipalities, inter-municipal migration, migration, marriages contracted and divorces granted, registered partner relationships, divorces from registered partner relationships, and on granted Finnish citizenships. These preliminary statistics are produced monthly.
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24 Mar 2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Preliminary population statistics [e-publication].
ISSN=2243-3627. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.5.2017].
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