Population and society

Citizenships granted

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on citizenships granted describe the foreign citizens permanently resident in Finland who have been granted Finnish citizenship during the statistical year. The data are obtained from the Population Information System and published once a year.


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Finnish citizenships granted

The line chart shows those having been granted Finnish citizenship. The highest number of citizenships were granted in 2017, when they numbered over 12,000.
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Referencing instructions

Referencing instructions

The statistical data released before 5.4.2022 can be found on the archive pages of the statistics.

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