Appendix table 3. Demographic dependency ratio and population in 1970 to 2070 (years 2020 to 2070: projection)

Year Demographic dependency ratio Population, total Aged under 15 and aged 65 and over Aged 15 to 64
1970 50,7 4 598 336 1 546 038 3 052 298
1980 47,5 4 787 778 1 542 591 3 245 187
1990 48,7 4 998 478 1 637 168 3 361 310
2000 49,4 5 181 115 1 713 531 3 467 584
2010 51,6 5 375 276 1 828 718 3 546 558
2017 60,1 5 513 130 2 069 742 3 443 388
2020 62,1 5 543 221 2 124 603 3 418 618
2030 65,7 5 611 987 2 225 282 3 386 705
2040 67,6 5 601 713 2 259 135 3 342 578
2050 71,0 5 531 725 2 296 126 3 235 599
2060 75,8 5 448 354 2 348 720 3 099 634
2070 80,8 5 370 501 2 399 795 2 970 706

Source: Population and Justice Statistics. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 16.11.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Population projection [e-publication].
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