Statistics on business subsidies

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on business subsidies contain data on business subsidies by type of subsidy. The subsidies include direct subsidies, loans and guarantees. The statistics are based on data provided by certain state-owned institutions that have granted and paid subsidies. The data are published once a year.


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According to Statistics Finland’s data, direct business subsidies amounted to EUR 1,424 million in 2021, which is 19 per cent less than one year earlier. EUR one billion of the direct business subsidies were paid because of the coronavirus pandemic. Loans amounted to EUR 478 million and guarantees to EUR 1,370 million. Business subsidies were received by 60,872 enterprises.

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Paid direct subsidies 2019-2021

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2019TotalAll enterprises476,264
2020TotalAll enterprises1,749,494
2021TotalAll enterprises1,424,044

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