Finland: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 64.77323 / longitude: 25.33496

General information


The area of the country is 338,424 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Espoo, Mikkeli, Helsinki, Vantaa, Savonlinna. This nation's capital is Helsinki and the country shares a border with Norway, Sweden, Russia. People from this country speak these languages: Finnish, Swedish.


The inhabitants stay 19 years in school (tertiary education included). Well known universities are: University of Helsinki, Aalto University, University of Turku, Tampere University, University of Oulu.


The median age of the population is 42.80 years with a birth growth rate of 0.22%. This country represents 0.074% of the world's population with about 5,498,450 individuals.


You can find some UNESCO listed places: Bronze Age Burial Site of Sammallahdenmäki, Old Rauma, Fortress of Suomenlinna, Petäjävesi Old Church, Verla Groundwood and Board Mill. Interesting food you need to try here: Karjalanpaisti, Mämmi, Sautéed reindeer.


It is ranked 44# in the world with a GDP of $297,301,883,523 USD in 2021. The sign for the local currency is € (EUR). In this country a Big Mac is worth 5.25€ (around $5.38 USD).

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Check out for more information about this nation. The domain name ".fi" is used by the country's websites, the ISO code is FI, telephone numbers begin with +358


ISO code FI
Capital Helsinki
Population 5,498,450
World percentage 0.074%
Median age 42.80 years
Population growth rate 0.22%
Main cities
Spoken languages Finnish, Swedish
GDP (2021) $297,301,883,523
GDP position #44
Big Mac local price 5.25€
Big Mac USD price $5.38
Currency code EUR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 19 years
National dish Karjalanpaisti, Mämmi, Sautéed reindeer
TLD .fi
Phone prefix +358

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