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21 Jun 2016 Official Statistics of Finland provides impartial information on society

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF) are a comprehensive collection of statistics describing the development and state of society. They comprise nearly 300 sets of statistics. You recognise these types of statistics from the logo of the Official Statistics of Finland that has just been updated.

2 Jun 2016 Pocket-size information about Finland

Statistics Finland’s newly published Finland in Figures 2016 is a compact, 50-page information package in pocket size about Finland and Finns. The booklet provides key data on the population, economy, living conditions and culture in the form of statistics and graphics. International comparison data are also included.

11 May 2016 Zero-hour contracts – uncertainty or desired flexibility?

Zero-hour contracts have sparked a lot of debate internationally in EU organisations and at the ILO as well. Should they be banned and enact a minimum number of working hours or not? Senior Researcher Anna Pärnänen examines the subject in her blog post based on the results of the Labour Force Survey.

29 Apr 2016 Eurostat advances the publication of GDP flash estimates for Europe

From 29 April 2016 onwards, Eurostat will publish preliminary flash estimates of quarterly GDP for the euro area (EA) and for the European Union (EU) at about 30 days after the end of the quarter (t+30).

24 Mar 2016 How should publishing of statistics be developed? Respond to the survey!

Statistics Finland is developing the publishing of statistics on its web pages. By responding to the survey you help us improve our services. Go to the survey.

Changes in statistics

18 December 2015 The regional statistics on entrepreneurial activity will be released with more limited content than usual

16 December 2015 Consumer Price Index will be renewed at the turn of the year

10 December 2015 Publication of the statistics on financial leasing has been discontinued

10 December 2015 Publication of the statistics on outstanding credit will be discontinued

Last updated 23 Jun 2016