Appendix table 15. Children by age and number of children in the family living at home aged 17 or under on December 31, 2011

Age      Number of children aged 17 or under in family
Total          1             2          3          4         5 -       
0–17 1 061 710 253 995 443 286 229 101 73 800 61 528
0 59 687 24 440 20 529 9 032 3 077 2 609
1 61 058 23 377 22 325 9 482 3 050 2 824
2 60 609 16 182 26 984 10 752 3 651 3 040
3 59 893 11 602 28 911 12 092 3 954 3 334
4 59 196 9 215 28 661 13 404 4 298 3 618
5 59 516 8 652 27 710 14 625 4 725 3 804
6 58 203 7 917 26 193 15 239 4 824 4 030
7 58 333 7 657 25 609 15 960 4 914 4 193
8 57 171 7 521 24 624 15 882 4 945 4 199
9 56 154 7 664 24 048 15 248 5 064 4 130
10 56 557 8 361 23 927 15 344 4 841 4 084
11 57 149 9 226 24 511 14 616 4 826 3 970
12 57 792 10 658 25 118 13 782 4 477 3 757
13 57 132 12 345 24 269 12 887 4 212 3 419
14 59 236 15 339 24 691 12 119 3 894 3 193
15 60 602 20 321 23 008 10 940 3 503 2 830
16 61 990 26 256 21 342 9 124 2 862 2 406
17 61 432 27 262 20 826 8 573 2 683 2 088
Relative proportion, %
0–17 100.0 23.9 41.8 21.6 7.0 5.8
0 100.0 40.9 34.4 15.1 5.2 4.4
1 100.0 38.3 36.6 15.5 5.0 4.6
2 100.0 26.7 44.5 17.7 6.0 5.0
3 100.0 19.4 48.3 20.2 6.6 5.6
4 100.0 15.6 48.4 22.6 7.3 6.1
5 100.0 14.5 46.6 24.6 7.9 6.4
6 100.0 13.6 45.0 26.2 8.3 6.9
7 100.0 13.1 43.9 27.4 8.4 7.2
8 100.0 13.2 43.1 27.8 8.6 7.3
9 100.0 13.6 42.8 27.2 9.0 7.4
10 100.0 14.8 42.3 27.1 8.6 7.2
11 100.0 16.1 42.9 25.6 8.4 6.9
12 100.0 18.4 43.5 23.8 7.7 6.5
13 100.0 21.6 42.5 22.6 7.4 6.0
14 100.0 25.9 41.7 20.5 6.6 5.4
15 100.0 33.5 38.0 18.1 5.8 4.7
16 100.0 42.4 34.4 14.7 4.6 3.9
17 100.0 44.4 33.9 14.0 4.4 3.4

Source: Population and Cause of Death Statistics, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Marjut Pietiläinen 09 1734 2798, Timo Nikander 09 1734 3250, vaesto.tilasto@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 9.11.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Families [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-3231. Annual Review 2011, Appendix table 15. Children by age and number of children in the family living at home aged 17 or under on December 31, 2011 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.11.2019].
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