Most common surnames 18.2.2019

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11726 11239 22965
Virtanen 11734 10735 22469
Mäkinen 10395 10215 20610
Nieminen 10415 10038 20453
Mäkelä 9802 9568 19370
Hämäläinen 9522 9189 18711
Laine 9242 9212 18454
Heikkinen 8948 8798 17746
Koskinen 8848 8601 17449
Järvinen 8340 8117 16457



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.