Sub-regions of Finland

Finland is divided into 70 sub-regional units[1] (Finnish: seutukunta, Swedish: ekonomisk region). The sub-regions are formed by groups of municipalities within the 19 regions of Finland. The sub-regions represent a LAU 1 level of division used in conjunction with the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics.

Sub-regions grouped by regionsEdit

Lapland (1)Edit

North Ostrobothnia (2)Edit

Kainuu (3)Edit

North Karelia (4)Edit

Pohjois-Savo or North Savo (5)Edit

Etelä-Savo (6)Edit

South Ostrobothnia (7)Edit

Ostrobothnia (8)Edit

Pirkanmaa (9)Edit

Former sub-regionsEdit

Satakunta (10)Edit

Central Ostrobothnia (11)Edit

Central Finland (12)Edit

Southwest Finland (13)Edit

South Karelia (14)Edit

Päijät-Häme (15)Edit

Former sub-regionsEdit

Kanta-Häme (16)Edit

Uusimaa (17 and 18)Edit

Former sub-regionsEdit

Kymenlaakso (19)Edit

Åland (20)Edit

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