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Appendix table 5. Preliminary data by region on immigrants and emigrants according to country of  departure/destination  2015,  quarters 1–3

Area/region 1) Immigration Emigration Net migraton
Total EU 28 countries Nordic countries Total EU 28 countries Nordic countries Total EU 28 countries Nordic countries
WHOLE COUNTRY 20 769 9 089 2 733 11 331 7 985 3 412 9 438 1 104 -679
MAINLAND FINLAND 20 391 8 751 2 471 10 949 7 626 3 091 9 442 1 125 -620
Uusimaa 10 153 4 927 1 136 6 041 4 181 1 544 4 112 746 -408
Varsinais-Suomil 1 606 630 259 871 632 305 735 -2 -46
Satakunta 468 252 28 225 168 31 243 84 -3
Kanta-Häme 380 174 40 205 159 41 175 15 -1
Pirkanmaa 1 443 582 156 732 475 149 711 107 7
Päijät-Häme 420 179 42 239 164 60 181 15 -18
Kymenlaakso 506 177 37 231 160 52 275 17 -15
South Karelia 427 106 33 148 90 39 279 16 -6
Etelä-Savo 360 119 18 94 73 19 266 46 -1
Pohjois-Savo 435 165 47 223 149 61 212 16 -14
North Karelial 361 129 40 131 85 22 230 44 18
Central Finland 609 208 67 325 205 78 284 3 -11
South Ostrobothnia 259 136 38 142 106 32 117 30 6
Ostrobothnia 1 162 378 211 545 424 321 617 -46 -110
Central Ostrobothnia 148 40 19 66 47 25 82 -7 -6
North Ostrobothnia 916 272 124 468 311 173 448 -39 -49
Kainuu 167 41 13 34 25 7 133 16 6
Lapland 571 236 163 229 172 132 342 64 31
ÅLAND 378 338 262 382 359 321 -4 -21 -59
1) Regional division 1.1.2015

Source: Population and Justice Statistics. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.10.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Preliminary population statistics [e-publication].
ISSN=2243-3627. September 2015, Appendix table 5. Preliminary data by region on immigrants and emigrants according to country of  departure/destination  2015,  quarters 1–3 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.8.2019].
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