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Complete details about Finland in Europe with capital city Helsinki [Helsingfors]

Country NameFinland (Suomi)
Country CodeFIN
Capital CityHelsinki [Helsingfors]
ContinentEurope
RegionNordic Countries
Independence Year1917
Population5171300
Surface Area338145.0
Life Expectancy77.4 years
GNP121914.0 (old 119833.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Estonian     (0.2%)
Finnish [official]     (92.7%)
Russian     (0.4%)
Saame     (0.0%)
Swedish [official]     (5.7%)

Major Cities

Helsinki [Helsingfors], Newmaa     (population 555474)
Espoo, Newmaa     (population 213271)
Tampere, Pirkanmaa     (population 195468)
Vantaa, Newmaa     (population 178471)
Turku [Åbo], Varsinais-Suomi     (population 172561)
Oulu, Pohjois-Pohjanmaa     (population 120753)
Lahti, Päijät-Häme     (population 96921)

Finland's most recent News and Stories

Finland Tweets

From @JarkkoSantala on Sun Apr 30 14:35:25 EDT 2017 RT @sepponet: The First of May Celebration of Red-breasted Flycatchers. #forestry #clearcuts #bioeconomy #Finland https://t.co/rQcOjGoJ3t
From @TinaBussi1 on Sun Apr 30 14:35:22 EDT 2017 RT @MarinaTiina: Good night from Finland @Nickelback @thedanieladair have a great day 2 U ? I love you all so much ???? https://t.co/KZusE7?
From @4sqSUde on Sun Apr 30 14:35:19 EDT 2017 RT @DiscoverFinland: Finland goes wild every year on May Day, @thisisFINLAND captures the spirit of the holiday in a slideshow: https://t.c?
From @Global_Frame on Sun Apr 30 14:35:09 EDT 2017 Saimaa - Finland https://t.co/IN6cC5lwfN #travel #photography
From @GATOSbeauty on Sun Apr 30 14:34:58 EDT 2017 Bottas wins in Russia for his first F1 victory - SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Finland's Valtteri Bottas celebrated... https://t.co/X6kS5mlpXV
From @akki_borikar on Sun Apr 30 14:34:51 EDT 2017 RT @Airbnb_in: Known as "The Little Paris of Scandinavia," Porvoo, Finland has attracted poets, writers, and artists for generations. #NotY?
From @Shoutout_Sale on Sun Apr 30 14:34:42 EDT 2017 --------------- Janet Carlson ...................... @Janet__Carlson .......................... Finland . https://t.co/4cOnGpJRSO
From @Blogilkar on Sun Apr 30 14:34:21 EDT 2017 ??#Eurovision 2017 #Finland #Kyiv #firstrehearsal @NormaJohnband #Blackbird I'm a proud Finn ?? https://t.co/C2fOR6RO87
From @MrEdegbe on Sun Apr 30 14:34:13 EDT 2017 I need a visa to Finland
From @WEkuOW on Sun Apr 30 14:34:08 EDT 2017 @Trickwide @OneNOnlyImppie Turku not even part of Finland wtf
From @SouthRanchTim on Sun Apr 30 14:33:26 EDT 2017 https://t.co/ITCyisGVpv
From @gjvo11 on Sun Apr 30 14:33:25 EDT 2017 RT @tuuliel: Want to escape Trump or brexit? Move to Finland! https://t.co/ut04g3LxP9
From @sami_tolkki on Sun Apr 30 14:33:23 EDT 2017 RT @paddocknews: Finland?s Drinking Culture #RussianGP #Vettel #Bottas #Kimi https://t.co/P6qzd7Mh4n
From @slutreplik on Sun Apr 30 14:33:17 EDT 2017 RT @mikaellindstro2: I Finland har man varit mycket säkerhetsmedveten en längre tid. Detta är bara ett av flera exempel. #säkpol https://t.?
From @4sqSUde on Sun Apr 30 14:32:58 EDT 2017 RT @thisisFINLAND: "#Vappu is essentially one of the biggest carnival-like festivals in #Finland." https://t.co/lXtiOoPc6u via @travelgeeke?