Finland Facts

Discover the wonders of Finland!

Flag of Finland
National Flag of Finland

Interesting facts about Finland

  • Official Name: Republic of Finland
  • Form of Government: Unitary parliamentary constitutional republic
  • GDP: 276.7 billion USD (2018)
  • Capital: Helsinki
  • Population: 5.518 million (2019)
  • Official Languages: Finnish, Swedish
  • Currency: Euro
  • Timezone: GMT+3
  • Area: 338,440 km²
  • Dialing Code: +358
  • Major Mountain Ranges: Halti,Ridnitsohkka,Kiedditsohkka,Kovddoskaisi
  • Major Rivers: Kemijoki,Iijoki,Ounasjoki,Kitinen
  • Continent: Europe
  • Border Countries: Finland is bordered to the north by Norway, to the east by Russia, to the south by the Gulf of Finland, to the southwest by the Gulf of Bothnia, and to the northwest by Sweden.

Map of Finland

National Symbols of Finland

  • National Bird: Whooper Swan
  • National Flower: Convallaria Majalis
  • National Animal: Brown Bear
  • National Tree: Silver Birch