Educational institutions

Data includes coordinates and a name of every comprehensive and upper secondary level schools in Finland. The source of data is the yearly updated register of educational institutions which is maintained by Statistics Finland.

A more detailed description of the data can be found in Paikkatietohakemisto (the geographic data index).

Map view

A map from Paikkatietoikkuna containing all educational institutions mentioned above. By clicking an individual item, you can view its location and characteristics data.

User instructions for maps

Click the layerlist logo above to view the map layers.
Move the map to where you want it by dragging the map.
Zoom in and zoom out to the desired scale level step by step by clicking the (+) and (-) signs.
Objects on the map often contain additional information hidden behind them. Click an object to view information about that object.
Update the map to a previous view by clicking the right mouse button and the update function.

Interface service addresses

Use these addresses to access the interface services in the GIS software:

National data:                  

  • WMS services: https://geo.stat.fi/geoserver/oppilaitokset/wms          
  • WFS services: https://geo.stat.fi/geoserver/oppilaitokset/wfs

INSPIRE data:

  • WMS services: https://geo.stat.fi/inspire/ogc/wms
  • OGC API - Features services: https://geo.stat.fi/inspire/ogc/api/us