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14 Dec 2016 Finland under one cover

The Statistical Yearbook of Finland 2016 is a comprehensive volume of statistics on Finland, Finns, and Finnish society. The Yearbook reveals, for example, how much our population grew last year, how many marriages were entered into or how many times Finns moved during the year.

13 Dec 2016 Popularity of museums rising all over the world

Visits to museums have increased in many countries. In Estonia, museum visits have doubled in 12 years, the number of visits in Finland has grown by nearly 30 per cent in ten years.

7 Dec 2016 Statistics into use - We challenge the media and students to illustrate statistical data

In honour of Finland's centenary, Statistics Finland will arrange two competitions related to the utilisation of statistics. In the Statistics in the media competition we look for the best data utilising statistics in the media. In the competition for students at universities and universities of applied sciences we search for the best electronic implementation to illustrate statistics.

5 Dec 2016 Release calendar for 2017 published

The release calendar data for 2017 are now available. Take a look at the calendar where you can find information on the statistics and publications that will be released next year.

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.


Changes in statistics


14 December 2016 Survey on use of information and communications technology by individuals moved to a mixed-mode data collection

9 December 2016 Preliminary data on regional accounts

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

Last updated 20 Jan 2017