Number of foreign affiliates by country, 2004–2008

Country Year
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
EU-27-countries (1) 1,259 1,507 1,643 1,886 2,106
EU-15-countries 1,253 1,487 1,612 1,840 2,052
Sweden 499 563 585 698 853
United Kingdom 157 187 240 310 285
Germany 198 239 255 273 315
Denmark 137 161 172 162 176
France 75 109 110 119 119
Netherlands 94 96 100 107 109
Italy 20 33 48 51 55
Luxembourg 20 13 24 35 45
Belgium 14 29 26 26 33
Ireland 17 18 23 24 25
Austria 12 21 19 19 21
Other EU-15-countries 10 18 10 16 16
Baltic countries 4 15 27 41 46
Estonia 4 15 25 39 44
Other countries (2) 636 735 861 921 1,018
United States 340 394 438 447 465
Norway 88 94 104 113 140
Switzerland 75 72 95 93 103
Japan 49 66 82 84 92
Russian Federation 27 34 33 37 46
Overall (1)+(2) 1,895 2,242 2,504 2,807 3,124

Source: Foreign affiliates in Finland 2008, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Jukka Pakola +358 9 1734 2982, Jaakko Salmela +358 9 1734 2953

Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 27.11.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Foreign affiliates in Finland [e-publication].
ISSN=2242-2552. 2008, Number of foreign affiliates by country, 2004–2008 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.6.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ulkoy/2008/ulkoy_2008_2009-11-27_tau_001_en.html