Most common surnames 5.10.2015

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11845 11441 23286
Virtanen 11960 11028 22988
Mäkinen 10577 10408 20985
Nieminen 10654 10290 20944
Mäkelä 9889 9666 19555
Hämäläinen 9650 9459 19109
Laine 9323 9395 18718
Heikkinen 9041 8861 17902
Koskinen 8960 8776 17736
Järvinen 8446 8349 16795

Population Register Centre has published on 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.