Micro data or unit-level data are available from Statistics Finland for scientific studies and statistical surveys.
The Research Services offer ready-made data and tailoring of data according to research need. Data are available from both enterprise and individual databases in a variety of ways. The data, their tailoring and remote access are subject to charge.
Statistical legislation and data protection and confidentiality practices specified in legislation are applied in compiling and releasing the data. The releasing of data is subject to a user licence. View the rules of the Research Services (PDF).
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Delay in entry to processing of applications
- Addition of users: around 2 weeks
- Ready-made data: around 7 weeks
- Tailored data: around 3 months
- Cause of death / data with identification data: around 2 weeks
The time from processing the application to receiving the data varies depending on the extent of the data.
Application process for data
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In all questions concerning research data, you can contact us by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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