Most common surnames 15.10.2018

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11751 11260 23011
Virtanen 11757 10762 22519
Mäkinen 10427 10246 20673
Nieminen 10426 10072 20498
Mäkelä 9819 9590 19409
Hämäläinen 9530 9223 18753
Laine 9258 9225 18483
Heikkinen 8954 8792 17746
Koskinen 8860 8625 17485
Järvinen 8359 8156 16515



Population Register Centre publishes on avoindata.fi website all given names and surnames of Finnish citizens which have more than 20 occurrences in Population Information System as open data. The data is available as CSV files and summary of 1000 most popular names of each table are available as PDF files. The material is updated twice a year.

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.