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Finland

Welcome to Finland, a majestic land covered more than 70% by forest. Known as Suomi in Finnish, Finland is mostly flat, with more than 50,000 lakes. Take an adventure to a land filled with deep, green forests, sparkling lakes and snowy landscapes

What do you know about Finland? Get the facts.

 

Official name: Republic of Finland

 

Location: Europe

 

Size: 130,559 square miles (338,145 square kilometers); slightly smaller than Montana

 

Population: 5,262,930 as of 2012

 

Capital: Helsinki

 

Official Languages: Finnish and Swedish

 

Climate: Long, harsh winters and mild summers

 

Currency: Euro

 

Products: Barley, wheat, sugar beets, potatoes, dairy cattle, fish; metals, electronics, machinery, ships, paper, chemicals

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