List of presidents of Finland by time in office

This is a list of presidents of Finland by their time in office. For a consecutive list, see list of presidents of Finland.

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President Length of term Took office Left office Note
Urho Kekkonen 25 years, 332 days 1 March 1956 27 January 1982 resigned due to poor health
Mauno Koivisto 12 years, 33 days 27 January 1982 1 March 1994 2 terms serving
Tarja Halonen 12 years, 0 days 1 March 2000 1 March 2012 2 terms serving
Sauli Niinistö 10 years, 218 days 1 March 2012 2 terms serving
Juho Kusti Paasikivi 9 years, 356 days 11 March 1946 1 March 1956 2 terms serving
Martti Ahtisaari 6 years, 0 days 1 March 1994 1 March 2000 1 term serving
Lauri Kristian Relander 6 years, 0 days 2 March 1925 2 March 1931 1 term serving
Pehr Evind Svinhufvud 5 years, 364 days 2 March 1931 1 March 1937 1 term serving
Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg 5 years, 219 days 26 July 1919 2 March 1925 1 term serving
Kyösti Kallio 3 years, 293 days 1 March 1937 19 December 1940 resigned due to poor health
Risto Ryti 3 years, 229 days 19 December 1940 4 August 1944 resigned due to the Ryti–Ribbentrop Agreement
Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim 1 year, 219 days 4 August 1944 11 March 1946 resigned due to poor health

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