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Appendix table 5. Preliminary data by region on immigrants and emigrants according to country of  departure/destination  2015,  quarters 1–4

Area/region 1) Immigration Emigration Net migraton
Total EU 28 countries Nordic countries Total EU 28 countries Nordic countries Total EU 28 countries Nordic countries
WHOLE COUNTRY 26 363 11 576 3 416 14 464 10 051 4 058 11 899 1 525 -642
MAINLAND FINLAND 25 836 11 127 3 082 14 006 9 625 3 683 11 830 1 502 -601
Uusimaa 12 915 6 312 1 361 7 778 5 320 1 829 5 137 992 -468
Varsinais-Suomil 1 941 768 326 1 101 777 345 840 -9 -19
Satakunta 598 326 41 294 201 40 304 125 1
Kanta-Häme 504 223 55 245 188 49 259 35 6
Pirkanmaa 1 815 708 186 980 640 183 835 68 3
Päijät-Häme 527 229 56 295 202 78 232 27 -22
Kymenlaakso 649 232 59 296 200 63 353 32 -4
South Karelia 529 131 40 182 107 41 347 24 -1
Etelä-Savo 454 150 27 127 94 21 327 56 6
Pohjois-Savo 561 203 65 278 195 66 283 8 -1
North Karelial 453 156 50 170 108 43 283 48 7
Central Finland 724 251 81 414 260 95 310 -9 -14
South Ostrobothnia 333 173 42 186 140 47 147 33 -5
Ostrobothnia 1 479 502 282 664 505 377 815 -3 -95
Central Ostrobothnia 202 50 27 74 53 27 128 -3 0
North Ostrobothnia 1 234 361 169 580 387 202 654 -26 -33
Kainuu 209 56 16 47 33 12 162 23 4
Lapland 709 296 199 295 215 165 414 81 34
ÅLAND 527 449 334 458 426 375 69 23 -41
1) Regional division 1.1.2015

Source: Population and Justice Statistics. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.1.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Preliminary population statistics [e-publication].
ISSN=2243-3627. December 2015, Appendix table 5. Preliminary data by region on immigrants and emigrants according to country of  departure/destination  2015,  quarters 1–4 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
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