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Northern Finland

Area of Northern Finland 61,834.6 km²
Population 484,705
Male Population 243,915 (50.3%)
Female Population 240,790 (49.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +11.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +5.6%
Median Age 39.5 years old
Male Median Age 38 years old
Female Median Age 41 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time

Northern Finland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 434,228 447,283 459,001 484,705
Population Density 7.02 / km² 7.23 / km² 7.42 / km² 7.84 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Northern Finland Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Northern Finland +11.6% +8.4% +5.6%
Finland +16.7% +10.3% +6.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Northern Finland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 16,668 16,151 32,819
5-9 16,276 15,155 31,432
10-14 15,307 14,511 29,819
15-19 16,666 15,855 32,521
20-24 16,292 14,330 30,622
25-29 16,514 14,539 31,054
30-34 15,608 14,192 29,800
35-39 14,549 12,988 27,538
40-44 14,520 13,416 27,936
45-49 16,159 15,360 31,519
50-54 16,642 16,279 32,922
55-59 17,529 16,832 34,362
60-64 16,621 16,099 32,721
65-69 11,298 11,755 23,054
70-74 9,326 10,711 20,038
75-79 6,661 8,694 15,356
80-84 4,608 7,389 11,998
85 Plus 2,671 6,531 9,203
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Northern Finland Population Density

Population Density: 7.84 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Northern Finland 484,705 61,834.6 km² 7.84 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Northern Finland Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1600 18,668 n/a n/a
1700 37,325 7.2% 1,865
1800 90,808 9.3% 5,348
1900 246,838 10.5% 15,603
1910 283,471 14.8% 36,633
1920 309,728 9.3% 26,257
1930 335,476 8.3% 25,748
1940 340,964 1.6% 5,488
1950 370,028 8.5% 29,064
1960 409,190 10.6% 39,162
1970 425,888 4.1% 16,698
1990 447,283 2.5% 10,697
2000 459,001 2.6% 11,718
2020 494,874 3.8% 17,936
2030 512,526 3.6% 17,652
2040 524,912 2.4% 12,386
2050 537,238 2.3% 12,326
2060 552,352 2.8% 15,114
2070 565,980 2.5% 13,628
2080 576,822 1.9% 10,842
2090 584,171 1.3% 7,349
2100 586,286 0.4% 2,115
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Northern Finland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Northern Finland 4,634,095 t 9.56 t 74.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Northern Finland Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1953 to 2020)

Average Temp
7.2°C
44.9°F
Average High
12.4°C
54.3°F
Average Low
1.9°C
35.4°F
   Record High Temperature
29.9°C
85.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
-19.0°C
-2.2°F
   Average Precipitation
44.5 mm
1.8 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.9 days
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 17 Apr 2020 13:07:33 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Low (1)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Northern Finland

Other places in Finland

Place Area Population Population Density
Eastern Finland 61,088.9 km² 563,955 9.23 / km²
Lapland 98,968.6 km² 182,609 1.85 / km²
Southern Finland Province 33,976 km² 2.3 million 67.5 / km²
Southwest Finland 18,883.5 km² 688,334 36.5 / km²
West Finland 61,542.2 km² 1.2 million 20.0 / km²
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