Most common surnames 27.6.2016

Surname Men Women Total
Korhonen 11842 11403 23245
Virtanen 11909 10993 22902
Mäkinen 10541 10386 20927
Nieminen 10617 10248 20865
Mäkelä 9881 9652 19533
Hämäläinen 9612 9413 19025
Laine 9309 9349 18658
Heikkinen 9034 8853 17887
Koskinen 8950 8739 17689
Järvinen 8417 8324 16741



Population Register Centre publishes on avoindata.fi website all given names and surnames of Finnish citizens which have more than 50 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.