Personnel of foreign affiliates by country, 2004–2008

Country Year
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
EU-27-countries (1) 110,916 120,282 131,247 151,372 170,726
EU-15-countries 110,763 120,043 129,423 149,037 168,004
Sweden 48,227 50,495 52,375 75,443 87,871
United Kingdom 11,577 10,382 15,122 18,716 19,128
Germany 12,372 14,279 14,717 15,405 18,240
Denmark 13,443 18,063 17,458 10,576 10,974
France 8,844 10,913 11,455 12,849 13,631
Netherlands 9,450 9,776 9,597 6,141 8,948
Italy 1,250 1,292 3,397 3,632 4,153
Luxembourg 2,085 724 942 1,654 629
Belgium 479 751 799 785 934
Ireland 1,019 1,308 1,345 1,495 1,481
Austria 1,778 1,875 1,849 1,932 1,875
Other EU-15-countries 239 184 365 409 143
Baltic countries 146 221 1,806 2,317 2,681
Estonia 146 221 1,722 2,243 2,576
Other countries (2) 47,753 57,285 65,034 70,150 72,648
United States 24,367 25,849 28,026 29,210 29,012
Norway 7,436 6,920 7,791 8,975 5,153
Switzerland 5,311 12,119 12,348 10,906 12,631
Japan 3,871 4,235 6,595 6,817 7,454
Russian Federation 757 1,457 1,117 1,914 2,072
Overall (1)+(2) 158,670 177,567 196,281 221,522 243,374

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, Personnel of foreign affiliates by country, 2004–2008 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.6.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ulkoy/2008/ulkoy_2008_2009-11-27_tau_003_en.html