Most common surnames 2.3.2015

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11854 11486 23340
Virtanen 11981 11069 23050
Mäkinen 10594 10450 21044
Nieminen 10667 10329 20996
Mäkelä 9885 9678 19563
Hämäläinen 9678 9473 19151
Laine 9335 9428 18763
Heikkinen 9068 8896 17964
Koskinen 8959 8804 17763
Järvinen 8461 8367 16828



Population Register Centre has published on avoindata.fi website all given names and surnames of Finnish citizens which have more than 50 occurrences in Population Information System as open data.

Given names have been separated into tables of male and female names, where the first table displays occurrences of all given names, the second table displays the occurrences of given name as a first name and the third table displays the occurrences of given name as other than first name. Table of surnames displays the surnames in order of number of occurrences.

Surnames have been extracted from Population Information System in August 2014 and first names in September 2014. The data is available as CSV files and summary of 1000 most popular names of each table are available as PDF files.