Latest news

30 Nov 2016 Statistical challenges solved in the Ultrahack tournament

Statistics Finland took part in the Ultrahack 2016 tournament with a challenge involving statistical data. Statistics Finland selected the Open Spending team as the winner.

30 Nov 2016 Finland is the best in the world

Even a small country can jump to the top of the world. At the threshold of Finland's centenary celebrations, we collected a list of things in which Finland is one of the best in the world.

29 Nov 2016 Eino H. Laurila national income medal awarded to Kari Alho and Paula Koistinen-Jokiniemi

The Eino H. Laurila national income medal for 2016 has been awarded to Kari Alho and Paula Koistinen-Jokiniemi. The medals are granted in recognition of their active work in promoting the use of national accounts and knowledge about them.

28 Nov 2016 Marja Tammilehto-Luode awarded for promoting the use of geographic information

Statistics Finland's Senior Adviser Marja Tammilehto-Luode has received the Lars H. Backer Prize for major contribution to the development of a geospatial foundation for official statistics.

22 Nov 2016 Report provides new information about exports of services and products in the Nordic countries

Nordic statistical authorities the OECD have published a joint report on exports of services and products in the Nordic countries. According to the recent analysis, foreign-owned enterprises have much importance in Nordic international trade.


Changes in statistics

30 September 2016 Changes to the data content of the statistics on balance of payments

14 September 2016 University of applied sciences education: Statistics renamed

10 June 2016 New treatment for closures of small enterprises

28 April 2016 Statistics Finland has renewed the calculation of the numbers of transactions of old dwellings in housing companies

Last updated 2 Dec 2016