Appendix table 2. Demographic dependency ratio and population in 1970 to 2070 (years 2020 to 2070: projection)

Year Demographic dependency ratio Population, total Aged under 15 and aged 65 and over Aged 15 to 64
1970 50,7 4 598 336 1 546 038 3 052 298
1980 47,5 4 787 778 1 542 591 3 245 187
1990 48,7 4 998 478 1 637 168 3 361 310
2000 49,4 5 181 115 1 713 531 3 467 584
2010 51,6 5 375 276 1 828 718 3 546 558
2018 60,8 5 517 919 2 087 071 3 430 848
2020 62,0 5 530 922 2 116 090 3 414 832
2030 64,5 5 566 685 2 182 853 3 383 832
2040 66,4 5 525 528 2 205 793 3 319 735
2050 70,1 5 422 296 2 234 655 3 187 641
2060 75,2 5 298 999 2 274 582 3 024 417
2070 81,1 5 180 411 2 320 323 2 860 088

Source: Population and Justice Statistics. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 30.9.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Population projection [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-5153. 2019, Appendix table 2. Demographic dependency ratio and population in 1970 to 2070 (years 2020 to 2070: projection) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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