24 May 2013 Technical problems with statistical
Due to technical problems with statistical releases, for instance the links to the database tables are not working. We will fix the problems as soon as possible.
2013 Director General becomes member of the ESS
Statistics Finland's Director General Marjo Bruun has been selected as member of the Partnership Group of the European Statistical System ESS for the term between 1 September 2013 and 30 June 2015.
April 2013 A new model for simulating legislative
Statistics Finland has published a model that simulates Finland's personal taxation and social security system for calculating the economic effects of legislative changes.
March 2013 Jukka Pekkarinen and Heli Jeskanen-Sundström
awarded Eino H. Laurila national income medal
The Eino H. Laurila national income medal for 2012 has been awarded to Jukka Pekkarinen and Heli Jeskanen-Sundström. The medals are granted in recognition of their active work in promoting the use of national accounts and knowledge about them.
2013 Statistical stories and maps on population
Statistical stories about Finns have been published in English on the thematic pages on population census. The data of the stories can be reviewed, for instance, as map animations, diagrams, charts, time series or tables.
2013 What do you think about the Library of
Please answer our web questionnaire by 7 April and have a say in the development of the services of the Library of Statistics. At the same time you can take part in the prize draw.
25 February 2013 National accounts data will
be released at 10 am on 1 March 2013
Statistics Finland will release preliminary national accounts data on economic development in 2012 at a press conference starting at 10 am on 1 March 2013. At the same time, statistics will also be released on general government deficit and debt, quarterly national accounts, and taxes and tax-like payments.
February 2013 Calculation of the Consumer Price Index is
Statistics Finland has made revisions to the calculation methods of the Consumer Price Index. In future, the weight structure of the Index is updated annually, which means that the monitored commodities can also be updated annually.
February 2013 Historical time series on the Finnish
Statistics Finland has published time series on the development of the Finnish economy in its databases. The longest time series cover more than 150 years.
January 2013 The International Year of Statistics brings
statistics to the fore in society
The International Statistical Institute (ISI) has declared the year 2013 as the International Year of Statistics. The International Year of Statistics will be celebrated in many different events in 111 counties.
January 2013 Quality assurance from producers of
Official Statistics of Finland
The producers of Official Statistics of Finland have signed a quality assurance in which they commit to the principles that steer statistics production.
January 2013 Changes to statistics on housing
Statistics Finland is renewing its statistics on housing prices in 2013. Statistics Finland will start publishing new statistics on the index of owner-occupied housing prices.
2013 Search function of our web service has been
Statistics Finland has renewed the search function on its website. The new function makes the finding of data significantly easier: it allows data to be searched with more precision than before from tables, databases, articles and diverse metadata.
4 January 2013 Problems with statistical release 4
Due to technical problems, there are difficulties with showing today's statistical release. We will publish the statistics as soon as possible. Quarterly sector accounts 2012, 3rd quarter, (pdf).
2013 Changes in statistics production
There will be changes to the production and publication of statistics produced by Statistics Finland in 2013.
Last updated 24.5.2013