Most common surnames 19.8.2019

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11701 11214 22915
Virtanen 11695 10676 22371
Mäkinen 10376 10188 20564
Nieminen 10397 9988 20385
Mäkelä 9782 9532 19314
Hämäläinen 9483 9155 18638
Laine 9230 9175 18405
Heikkinen 8911 8787 17698
Koskinen 8818 8558 17376
Järvinen 8323 8099 16422



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.