Area

214 sq km

Area Code

09

Currency

Euro (€)

If Helsinki Were 100 People

  • 82 would speak Finnish as their first language
  • 6 would speak Swedish
  • 3 would speak Russian
  • 1 would speak Estonian
  • 1 would speak English
  • 7 would speak another language

Language Spoken

Finnish, Swedish (official); English widely spoken

Percentage: Age

  • 15 aged 0–15
  • 21 aged 16–29
  • 48 aged 30–64
  • 14 aged 65–85
  • 2 aged 86 years and over

Population

629,512

Population per Sq Km

  • Helsinki: 2950
  • Finland: 17

Time

Eastern European Time (EET; UTC/GMT plus two hours)