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Preliminary population and population growth by region 2017

Region Preliminary population 31.12.2017 Population growth 2017 Population growth 2017, %
Uusimaa 1 657 644 19 351 1,2
Pirkanmaa 512 230 2 874 0,6
Varsinais-Suomi 477 881 2 338 0,5
North Ostrobothnia 411 887 737 0,2
Åland 29 500 286 1,0
Central Finland 276 071 -125 0,0
Central Ostrobothnia 68 793 -234 -0,3
Päijät-Häme 201 291 -394 -0,2
Ostrobothnia 180 993 -448 -0,2
South Karelia 129 895 -611 -0,5
Kainuu 73 971 -832 -1,1
South Ostrobothnia 190 957 -903 -0,5
Lapland 179 281 -926 -0,5
North Karelia 163 060 -1 025 -0,6
Kanta-Häme 172 752 -1 029 -0,6
Pohjois-Savo 246 689 -1 087 -0,4
Satakunta 220 447 -1 293 -0,6
Etelä-Savo 147 256 -1 719 -1,2
Kymenlaakso 175 626 -2 033 -1,1

Source: Preliminary population statistics, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Joonas Toivola 029 551 3355, Matti Saari 029 551 3401, Joni Rantakari 029 551 3249, info@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 15.2.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Preliminary population statistics [e-publication].
ISSN=2243-3627. December 2017, Preliminary population and population growth by region 2017 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 3.2.2023].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/vamuu/2017/12/vamuu_2017_12_2018-02-15_tau_001_en.html