Norwegians in Finland

Norwegians in Finland
Total population
Regions with significant populations
Helsinki, Oulu, Lapland
Norwegian · Finnish
Christianity (predominantly Lutheranism)
Related ethnic groups
Norwegian Danes, Norwegian Swedes

Norwegians in Finland are immigrants born in Norway, citizens of Norway or speakers of the Norwegian language living in Finland.


According to the International migrant stock: The 2017 revision,[1] there were 2,156 Norwegian immigrants living in Finland. Most of them live in Helsinki, Oulu and Northern Finland.

They make the most in Utsjoki (2.65%), Luoto (0.77%) and Enontekiö (0.69%).[2]

Finnish people of Norwegian descent[]


  1. ^ a b "United Nations Population Division | Department of Economic and Social Affairs". Retrieved 2018-06-29.
  2. ^ "PX-Web - Valitse muuttuja ja arvot" [PX-Web - Select a variable and values]. Retrieved 2018-06-29.