Overview - Finland

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Capital:Helsinki
Area:338,145 km²
Population:5,231,372 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Finnish - 92% (official), Swedish - 5.6% (official), other - 2.4%, Sami, Russian.
Religion(s):Lutheran National Church - 84.2%, Greek Orthodox - 1.1%, other Christian - 1.1%, others - 0.1%, none - 13.5%.
Ethnic Group(s):Finn - 93.4%, Swede - 5.7%, Russian - 0.4%, Estonian - 0.2%, Roma - 0.2%, Sami - 0.1%.