Most common surnames 24.10.2016

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11829 11387 23216
Virtanen 11899 10948 22847
Mäkinen 10527 10365 20892
Nieminen 10599 10232 20831
Mäkelä 9876 9647 19523
Hämäläinen 9598 9394 18992
Laine 9297 9339 18636
Heikkinen 9039 8831 17870
Koskinen 8936 8726 17662
Järvinen 8406 8296 16702

Population Register Centre publishes on 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.