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Helsinki city profile | city data
Number of music performances per year4,
Public libraries372019Helsinki City Open Data
National museums32019City of Helsinki
Major concert halls22018Helsinki Music Hall (five halls) and National Opera and Ballet (two halls)
Number of live music venues502018Yelp
% of public green space (parks and gardens)40.00%2018City of Helsinki
Number of other Heritage/Historical sites902019City of HelsinkiThere are also 5000 buildings and areas protected by the town plan
UNESCO World Heritage Sites12019UNESCO
Number of book titles published in the country in a year42802019Finnish Public Library Statistics
Number of dance performances per
Art galleries1002018Palvelukartta
Specialist private cultural HE establishments02018City of Helsinki
Number of students enrolled in specialist Art & Design public institutions1,9682018Uniarts
Number of non-professional dance schools192018Google research
Cinemas162019Finnish Film Foundation
Cinema screens592019Finnish Film Foundation
Number of cinema screens per 100,000 population92019Finnish Film Foundation
Number of films given theatrical release in the country in a year3722019Finnish Film Foundation
Number of foreign films given theatrical release in the country in a year3722019Finnish Film Foundation
Film festivals92018SES
Bookshops202018google maps
Number of bookshops per 100,000 population5.72019Helsinki City Open Data
Number of bars1,
Number of bars per 100,000
Number of
Number of Michelin star restaurants7My Helsinki
Number of markets122018City of Helsinki
Festivals and celebrations2002018City of Helsinki
Number of international students studying in the city1,5002018City of Helsinki
Number of video games arcades62018Google
Museums/galleries attendance - % working age population attending at least once a year23.3%2017The National Board of AntiquitiesGalleries are not included / All age groups are included
Number of visits to top 5 most visited museums & galleries2,046,1372019City of Helsinki
Number of admissions at all theatres per year558,4832016Theatre Info Finland
Number of cinema admissions per year20670502019City of Helsinki Open Data
Number of admissions at main film festival57,1862019Statistics FinlandHelsinki International Film Festival Love & Anarchy
Total value of cinema ticket sales per year$2,494,4522017SESEstimated figure
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival212,8362017Finland FestivalsHelsingin Juhlaviikot
Estimated attendance at main carnival/festival as % of city population33.1%2017Finland FestivalsHelsingin Juhlaviikot
Number of international tourists per year2,800,0002019City of HelsinkiEstimation
Number of international tourists per year as % of city population183.60%2017Visit Finland
Geographical area size, sq. km7192019Natinal Land Survey of Finland
% of total national country population living in the city12.00%2019
Working age population422,5622017Statistics Finland
Number of households339,7862019Statistics Finland
Foreign born population %16%2019Ulkomaalaistaustaiset Helsingissa
Education level-% with degree level or higher49.00%2016Statistics Finland25-64 years old
Average income per capita per year (ppp)29,6382019Tax Administration's statistical database
GDP (ppp)(million)92,7992016Statistics FinlandUusimaa
Creative industries employment %0.50%2016Statistics Finland
Night Clubs, Discos and Dance Halls602018Yelp
Number of public libraries per 100,000 population5.72019Helsinki City Open Data
Total number of museums762018Kansallis Galleria / City of Helsinki
Specialist public cultural HE establishments12018UniartsUniversity of the Arts
Number of restaurants per 100,000
Number of artist studio complexes122018City of Helsinki
Number of performing arts/dance rehearsal spaces192018City of Helsinki
Community centres402018City of Helsinki