Central Finland · Population

Question: What is the population of Central Finland? Answer: Central Finland (Keski-Suomi), Finland (capital: Jyväskylä) - last known population is ≈ 275 400 (year 2014). This was 5.025% of total Finland population. In this year, Central Finland population density was 16.5 p/km². If population growth rate would be same as in period 2010-2014 (+0.16%/year), Central Finland population in 2019 would be: 277 529*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1980-1990] +0.37 %/year
[1990-2000] +0.3 %/year
[2000-2010] +0.3 %/year
[2010-2014] +0.16 %/year


GPS coordinates: 62.5666743, 25.5549445

Central Finland on city and population density map

City density [2]population density [3]Legend (Click on marker to hide it)

Sources, Notices

1980e, 1990c, 2000c, 2010e, 2014e. Legend: e-estimate, c-census, o-other, ..
* Unofficial, calculated population.
** In some cases boundaries changes also influence the comparability of the population data. Data is provided "as is" without warranty or any representation of accuracy, timeliness or completeness. Terms of use.
[1] Sources
Statistics Finland
VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 30.06.2015 y2015 (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Ret. 2016-01-07
PX-Web Statfin in English tables
[2] City density map, generated by population.city using data provided to us by 1km.net website. Every circle is city with population over 5000. Link
[3] Population density map generated by instructions from daysleeperrr on reddig. Link1. Used data source is the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), v3 online at the the Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) at Columbia University. Link2. Additional urban land cover: Extracted from Global Land Cover Characteristics Data Base Version 2.0 and Binary MOD12Q1 data on shadedrelief.com. Link3 (PNG,0.5Mb).