Finland population 5,540,343 (live)

The population of Finland is expected to grow by 16,000 in 2018 and reach 5,541,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 14,000 people yearly. On average there are 58,097 births and 54,084 deaths in Finland per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.07 percent per year. The population density of Finland has changed from 15.7 in 1980 to 18.1 in 2016.

Current population 5,540,343 people at present (Saturday 15th of December 2018)
Median Age 42.5 years
Life expectancy 81.7 years
Population density 18.2 per km2
Population of Finland from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 5,526,000 16,000 (0.3%) 14,000 42.5 1.76 18 4,677,000 (84.6%)
2017 5,510,000 14,904 (0.3%) 14,000 42.4 1.74 18 4,656,000 (84.5%)
2016 5,495,096 15,565 (0.3%) 14,000 42.2 1.73 18 4,635,553 (84.4%)
2015 5,479,531 18,019 (0.3%) 14,000 42.1 1.71 18 4,614,916 (84.2%)
2010 5,363,352 24,481 (0.5%) 16,283 41.3 1.87 18 4,481,510 (83.6%)
2005 5,246,096 17,924 (0.3%) 11,512 40.4 1.80 17 4,349,276 (82.9%)
2000 5,176,209 10,735 (0.2%) 6,387 39.2 1.73 17 4,253,964 (82.2%)
1995 5,107,790 19,457 (0.4%) 4,431 38.2 1.81 17 4,135,420 (81.0%)
1990 4,986,431 22,060 (0.4%) 9,445 37.4 1.78 16 3,957,581 (79.4%)
1985 4,902,206 20,403 (0.4%) 3,654 36.4 1.64 16 3,716,264 (75.8%)
1980 4,779,535 14,845 (0.3%) 5,236 35.5 1.63 16 3,428,217 (71.7%)
1975 4,711,440 20,866 (0.4%) -5,875 34.3 1.68 15 3,195,817 (67.8%)
1970 4,606,307 -17,478 (-0.4%) 5,776 33.0 1.83 15 2,934,402 (63.7%)
1965 4,563,732 15,189 (0.3%) -19,587 31.9 2.48 15 2,722,631 (59.7%)
1960 4,429,634 31,371 (0.7%) -12,997 31.1 2.72 15 2,449,145 (55.3%)

In 2017 the population of Finland was 5,510,000 and the average age increased from 31.1 in 1960 to 42.4. Urban population has increased from 4,253,964 (82.2%) in 2000 to 4,677,000 (84.6%) in the current year. The population density of Finland has changed from 15.7 in 1980 to 18.1 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 5,557,000 16,000 (0.3%) 14,000 42.7 1.79 18 4,719,000 (84.9%)
2025 5,627,000 12,000 (0.2%) 14,000 43.4 1.79 19 4,818,000 (85.6%)
2030 5,667,000 5,000 (0.1%) 14,000 43.9 1.80 19 4,893,000 (86.3%)
2035 5,677,000 1,000 (0.0%) 14,000 44.3 1.81 19 4,943,000 (87.1%)
2040 5,685,000 2,000 (0.0%) 14,000 44.5 1.81 19 4,989,000 (87.8%)
2045 5,696,000 3,000 (0.1%) 14,000 44.6 1.82 19 5,037,000 (88.4%)
2050 5,710,000 3,000 (0.1%) 14,000 44.6 1.82 19 5,086,000 (89.1%)

Total Finland population should reach 5,557,000 by 2020 and should increase to 5,710,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 86.2 (84.0 years for male and 88.5 years for females). Population density will go up to 19.3 people per square kilometer.

Finland demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 0.29% (14,904 residents, including 53,096 deaths). The demographics of Finland constitutes of 2,801,000 women and 2,725,000 men, which means there are 973 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 21.8% of population (1,204,668) is 19 or younger, 56.6% of population (3,128,269) is between age 20 and 64 and 21.6% of population (1,194,721) is over 65.

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