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Statistics Finland’s new publication Finland in Figures 2017 celebrates the 100-year-old Finland. Finland in Figures is a pocket-size compact 50-page information package about Finland and Finns. In addition to the customary tables, the publication has a section on Finland before and now.
Of the persons that voted in advance in the Municipal elections, 46.7 per cent were pensioners. Highly educated persons entitled to vote also voted in advance more than average. Review
Persons elected to municipals councils are more highly educated than those entitled to vote and the candidates. Elected councillors also have a higher income level than average for persons entitled to vote. These data can be found in Statistics Finland's review on the candidates and elected councillors in the Municipal elections.
25 Apr 2017 Statistics Finland becomes the statistical information service channel for the Finnish Government
On 24 April, Statistics Finland opened the statistical information service for the Prime Minister’s Office, the ministries, the Office of the President of the Republic of Finland and the Office of the Chancellor of Justice. The service is part of the existing general information service of Statistics Finland’s information specialists.
Changes in statistics
Last updated 26 Jun 2017