How many LinkedIn users are there in Finland. How much do they share?
How does this relate to the working population?

How many people change jobs, how many new accounts are created on a day?

What are the biggest companies in Finland on LinkedIn?

A lot of interesting stats en facts about the LinkedIn usage in Finland.

LinkedIn usage data and statistics for Finland - August 2019

Facts about Finland:


Number of habitants: 5,561,389 people

(according to World of Meters)


Capital: Helsinki


Working population: 2,684,550 people.


In Finland there are 1,005,984 registered LinkedIn accounts. That means that 37.5% of the working population has a LinkedIn account.


Finland ranks number 16 in the relative usage over 44 European countries.


Over the past year, the number of LinkedIn users in Finland has grown with 11.4%.

LinkedIn member accounts in Finland

Absolute number of users

This graph shows the absolute number of registered members on LinkedIn for Finland.

Users VS Working population

This graph shows how much percent of the working population for Finland has a LinkedIn profile.

People have a LinkedIn profile in Finland.
37.5 %
of the working population has a LinkedIn profile in Finland.


According to LinkedIn data, 37.5% of the working population has a profile on LinkedIn in Finland.

18.1% of the total population has a profile on LinkedIn.

Economic graph

Finland has a working population of 2,684,550 people. 37.5% of them have a profile on LinkedIn.

6.8% of the people works in Information Technology and Services. 2.8% works in Hospital & Health Care and 2.3% has a job in Government Administration.

Information Technology and Services

Hospital & Health Care

Government Administration

The most occurring functions in Finland are:


Function Group


% of members

Business Development 114,454 11.4%
Operations 88,267 8.8%
Sales 78,454 7.8%


According to LinkedIn data, on average there are 99 job changes a day on LinkedIn in Finland.

Growth numbers for Finland

The LinkedIn population of Finland has grown over the past year with 11.4%.


Looking over the past three months there has been a growth of 1.9%.


Over the past year, there were 8,600 new members each month.


Meaning 1,985 per week, 283 per day, 12 per hour.


If Finland continues to grow at this speed, they will have 1,109,180 members by August 2020.


Finland ranks number 16 in Europe for growth.


Over the past year, there were 283 new accounts created on LinkedIn per day in Finland.


In last 3 months there were 69 new accounts created per day in Finland.

Active posting on LinkedIn

In Finland there are on average 53 updates posted per hour, 1,277 per day, 8,964 per week and 38,842 per month.


That means that 2.5% of the LinkedIn users in Finland actually posted an update on LinkedIn in August.


Finland ranks number 13 in Europe for active posting.

Active posting over time


In Finland there are 1,277 updates posted every day.


That equals 53 updates an hour.


And .9 updates a minute.


We have no data about the numbers of articles, likes and comments. This number only represents the times people create a new post on LinkedIn.

Biggest Employers on LinkedIn


University of Helsinki

6,904 Employees on LinkedIn



6,960 Employees on LinkedIn


OP Financial Group

5,419 Employees on LinkedIn

Company Pages

In Finland there are 25,647 registered Company Pages.


In August 2018 there were 25,788 registered Company Pages.

Number of registered Company Pages

Industry Percentage
Information Technology and Services 10.7%
Marketing and Advertising 5.6%
Management Consulting 4.1%

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