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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 [bo], Varsinais-Suomi     (population 172561)
Oulu, Pohjois-Pohjanmaa     (population 120753)
Lahti, Pijt-Hme     (population 96921)

Finland's most recent News and Stories

Finland Tweets

From @wwisa98 on Tue Nov 21 22:55:52 EST 2017 RT @trxye_bite: ??????????????????? ???????????????????????????????????????? ??????????????????????? ?????????????? ??? of Finland 2017 ht?
From @Anitaskier on Tue Nov 21 22:55:35 EST 2017 RT @allaboutlapland: Wooow! Aurora explosion tonight in #Rovaniemi #Lapland #Finland! https://t.co/viIIYdXUhV
From @heidi_irmeli on Tue Nov 21 22:53:50 EST 2017 Great news from Finland is out! https://t.co/TAtbcnwdx9 #twittertravel #notherneurope #welcometo #aurora #lapland
From @IC_HongKong on Tue Nov 21 22:53:38 EST 2017 Opening night at Musicus Fest today: "(Neo)Classical at HKU", with #IC2017 Guest Artist, pianist Oliver Triendl wit? https://t.co/MviCvA4uyM
From @Andie_Glambert on Tue Nov 21 22:52:40 EST 2017 RT @Finnberts: Thank you - kiitos @adamlambert ? We had a great time with you #QALStockholm See you next time in Finland??? https://t.co/0?
From @shahidtribune on Tue Nov 21 22:52:30 EST 2017 Finland stands out among EU nations in PISA test results https://t.co/m5obo009Sc
From @PhilDeCarolis on Tue Nov 21 22:52:17 EST 2017 RT @RealAlexJones: The meteor was so bright that it lit up the sky with an awe-inspiring and noticeable blast - https://t.co/BuGVOECqzf
From @MusicNegrito on Tue Nov 21 22:51:02 EST 2017 @AiraHasu I loved #finland
From @sondelarevolte on Tue Nov 21 22:50:47 EST 2017 RT @Alrealon: [wt kr] - The New Seed @owtkri @BlackSaturn Digipack CD available CODE7 (UK) https://t.co/4qTfhN4IQV #ambient #drone #noise?
From @ColtHoncho on Tue Nov 21 22:50:45 EST 2017 RT @Avalanche: What a feeling! We are so excited to have Arvada Hockey represent us in Finland. #GoAvsGo https://t.co/JlDayMeWB1
From @Turtlebroman on Tue Nov 21 22:48:33 EST 2017 RT @RealAlexJones: The meteor was so bright that it lit up the sky with an awe-inspiring and noticeable blast - https://t.co/BuGVOECqzf
From @marioma01411696 on Tue Nov 21 22:48:28 EST 2017 RT @AndreiAndrei63: Finland. https://t.co/sHzKDUV7P6
From @NoJusticia on Tue Nov 21 22:48:05 EST 2017 RT @ABC: A man in Finland set up a camera to film the Northern Lights?and caught a brilliant fireball blazing across the sky. https://t.co/?
From @lemonwater224 on Tue Nov 21 22:48:04 EST 2017 RT @infowars: The meteor was so bright that it lit up the sky with an awe-inspiring and noticeable blast - https://t.co/mHaduc35yd