NUTS statistical regions of Finland

In the NUTS (Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics) codes of Finland (FI), the three levels are:

Level Subdivisions #
NUTS 1 Mainland Finland, Åland (Manner-Suomi, Ahvenanmaa/Fasta Finland, Åland) 2
NUTS 2 Large areas (Suuralueet / Storområden) 5
NUTS 3 Regions (Maakunnat / Landskap) 19

NUTS codes

2013 version.[1]

NUTS 1 Code NUTS 2 Code NUTS 3 Code
Mainland Finland FI1 West Finland FI19 Central Finland FI193
Southern Ostrobothnia FI194
Ostrobothnia FI195
Satakunta FI196
Pirkanmaa FI197
Helsinki-Uusimaa FI1B Helsinki-Uusimaa FI1B1
South Finland FI1C Southwest Finland FI1C1
Kanta-Häme FI1C2
Päijät-Häme FI1C3
Kymenlaakso FI1C4
South Karelia FI1C5
North & East Finland FI1D Etelä-Savo FI1D1
Pohjois-Savo FI1D2
North Karelia FI1D3
Kainuu FI1D4
Central Ostrobothnia FI1D5
Northern Ostrobothnia FI1D6
Lapland FI1D7
Åland FI2 Åland FI20 Åland FI200

In the 2003 version, Satakunta was coded FI191, and Pirkanmaa was coded FI192.

Local administrative units

Below the NUTS levels, the two LAU (Local Administrative Units) levels are:

Level Subdivisions #
LAU 1 Sub-regions (Seutukunnat / Ekonomiska regioner) 77
LAU 2 Municipalities (Kunnat / Kommuner) 416

The LAU codes of Finland can be downloaded here: [1]Page white excel.png

See also


  • Hierarchical list of the Nomenclature of territorial units for statistics - NUTS and the Statistical regions of Europe
  • Overview map of EU Countries - NUTS level 1
    • SUOMI / FINLAND - NUTS level 2[permanent dead link]
    • SUOMI / FINLAND - NUTS level 3[permanent dead link]
  • Correspondence between the NUTS levels and the national administrative units
  • List of current NUTS codes
    • Download current NUTS codes (ODS format)
  • Provinces of Finland,


  1. ^ Eurostat