News 25 Jan 2017

Paavo knows your area of residence

Which of Finland's postal code areas has the most educated population? And where do you find most residential buildings or free-time residences? The data can be found from Statistics Finland’s free-of-charge Paavo service. The service’s data have been updated today, on Paavo's name day.

Paavo - Open data by postal code area contains diversified statistical and map data by postal code area. The data are available as an easy-to-use database and downloadable through the interface service. The data can be used for decision-making or for learning more about your area of residence.

Paavo's statistical data contain data on the areas' population structure, the degree of education, the income of the inhabitants and households, the size of households and life stage, buildings and dwellings, workplaces, and the main activities of the inhabitants. New data are updated to the service annually in January.

Examples of Paavo data                                                                                

Click the image and find the data for your postal code area.

Age structure of population by postal code area 2014

Further information:
Planner Miia Huomo +358 29 551 3256,