Find facts about Finnish media

NEWS | 4 June 2018

Do you want to know more about media economics, newspapers, magazines, radio and television in Finland? Download Statistic Finland’s five articles on the development of the Finnish media market.

During the spring, Statistics Finland has added new articles on the media development to its online media statistics service. The articles cover structure, economy, media companies and ownership changes, access to media and equipment, and media use.

They also deal with how digitization and media policy have influenced the development of the respective sectors, and highlight some questions for the future. And for those wanting to supplement the reading with more data, the articles link to the underlying tables in the statistics database.

The articles, together with the statistics service, replace the previous publication Finnish Mass Media, which was last released in 2014. All the content of the database is available in both Finnish and English.


The database: Finnish mass media statistics’ table service / Joukkoviestintätilaston taulukkopalvelu

The articles are found under each media section, at the bottom of the page:
Mass media economy and consumption
Magazines and periodicals


Statistics Finland is a member of Nordicom’s statistical network, and contributes data to
the comparative Nordic media statistics. Moreover, the Finnish table database also provides
a selection of Nordicom’s Nordic statistics in Finnish and English under International comparisons.