Helsinki is one of the most populated cities in Finland, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Europe, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 60.15N latitude / 25.03E longitude. For routing in Helsinki, please check the free driving directions Helsinki service below.
When you visit Finland, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Finnish, Swedish, and the officially used currency is Euro (EUR), since 1999.
Helsinki, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 162 900 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Helsinki counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Finland, bears 5 542 517 sum citizens spreading on its 130 666,18 sq mi / 338 424 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Finland is Unitary parliamentary republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while salute for the national anthem called: Our Land.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Finland Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Finland
Finland is three times the size of Ohio. It is heavily forested and contains thousands of lakes, numerous rivers, and extensive areas of marshland. Except for a small highland region in the extreme northwest, the country is a lowland less than 600 ft (180 m) above sea level. Off the southwest coast are the Swedish-populated Aland Islands (581 sq mi 1,505 sq km), which have had an autonomous status since 1921.