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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.

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.


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 9 Dec 2016