The Statistical Yearbook provides a varied, statistics-based description of Helsinki and its residents. Many of the tables also present comparative data from the rest of the Helsinki Metropolitan Area, the Helsinki Region and Finland as a whole. Moreover, the yearbook contains a chapter on major cities in the rest of Scandinavia and one on the capitals of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, and until 2021 on the City of S:t Petersburg. The book contains about 250 tables in all.

The publication is bilingual and the statistical tables have headings in English. The statistical yearbook is provided in the form of an archived Excel-file.


  1. Area and environment
  2. Population
  3. Housing
  4. Transport and tourism
  5. Health care
  6. Social wellfare
  7. Education
  8. Culture and leisure
  9. Energy and water supply
  10. City finances and personel
  11. Labour force
  12. Economic activities
  13. Income and taxation
  14. Justice and public safety
  15. Elections
  16. Major cities of Scandinavia
  17. The Baltic states (until 2021 The Baltic states and St. Petersburg)

Data and Resources

Additional information

Administrator Helsingin kaupunginkanslia / Kaupunkitieto
Administrator's webpage
Published 05.02.2018
Updated 28.03.2024
Update frequency
More information
Data collections
Geographical coverage
Time series starts 2002
Time series accuracy
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
How to reference Source: Statistical Yearbook of Helsinki. The maintainer of the dataset is Helsingin kaupunginkanslia / Kaupunkitieto. The dataset has been downloaded from Helsinki Region Infoshare service on 16.04.2024 under the license Creative Commons Attribution 4.0.
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