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16 Oct 2018 Experts on geospatial information from more than 40 countries gather in Helsinki

The EFGS 2018 conference brings together more than 200 experts on statistics and geospatial information from more than 40 countries in Helsinki from 16 to 18 October 2018. The conference is hosted by Statistics Finland and the National Land Survey of Finland in collaboration with the Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat) and the EFGS.

16 Oct 2018 New population projection will be published in November: data on the level of the whole country

Statistics Finland will publish the new population projection on 16 November 2018. The population projection will be compiled only for the whole country, not by region. Read more

15 Oct 2018 Finns know Statistics Finland

According to an interview survey made by Taloustutkimus, 86 per cent of Finns know Statistics Finland.  A majority, or 85 per cent of Finns trust the statistics produced by Statistics Finland.

4 Oct 2018 The theme of the Nordic Statistical Meeting is Facts for future

The Nordic Statistical Meeting will bring around 400 statistical professionals from the Nordic countries and Estonia to Helsinki in August next year.  The collection of abstracts for the conference has already started. Faiz Alsuhail gives tips for making a good abstract.

27 Sep 2018 Databases and data collection services closed for maintenance over the weekend 29 to 30 September 2018

Due to maintenance work, Statistics Finland's databases and data collection services will be out of use over the weekend 29 to 30 September 2018.


Changes in statistics

19 September 2018 Publication of preliminary population statistics for August 2018 will be postponed

13 September 2018 Changes in the calculation method of the latest data for the index of turnover of construction

10 August 2018 Information on the industry structure and data revisions of new orders in manufacturing

4 July 2018 Final data for 2017 of the statistics on government R&D funding in the state budget will be released in August









Last updated 19 Oct 2018