Most common surnames 5.4.2021

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11591 11105 22696
Virtanen 11554 10486 22040
Mäkinen 10271 10065 20336
Nieminen 10291 9855 20146
Mäkelä 9731 9457 19188
Hämäläinen 9415 9032 18447
Laine 9155 9091 18246
Heikkinen 8857 8742 17599
Koskinen 8755 8509 17264
Järvinen 8248 8010 16258



Digital and population data services agency 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.