Most common surnames 23.3.2015

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11852 11479 23331
Virtanen 11978 11065 23043
Mäkinen 10597 10456 21053
Nieminen 10666 10326 20992
Mäkelä 9887 9669 19556
Hämäläinen 9671 9465 19136
Laine 9335 9428 18763
Heikkinen 9065 8890 17955
Koskinen 8960 8805 17765
Järvinen 8458 8363 16821



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.