Population and society


Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on families describe families permanently resident in Finland. Families are formed from persons living in the same household at the end of the year according to the Population Information System. The data are published once a year.


Statistics Finland


According to Statistics Finlands data, there were 1,467,653 families in Finland at the end of 2020. The number of families grew by 285, while in the previous year it decreased by 1,313 families. While in 1990 the commonest family type was married couple with children, in 2020 the commonest family t…

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