#1

Helsinki-Uusimaa is the most innovative region in the EU

Source: Regional Innovation Scoreboard

#1

in the sustainable development index

Source: Sustainable Development Report

#1

First place in European Happiness Equality Index

Source: The Happiness Research Institute

Hei!

Finnish word for "Hello!"

1987

The year Design Forum Finland started promoting Finnish design

85.4%

of Finns live in urban areas

Source: UN World Urbanisation Prospects

2008

The first time international startup event Slush was held

951 million

euros invested in Finnish startup companies in 2020

Source: Finnish Venture Capital Association