• EU Poll Reveals Finns Are Almost Equally as Concerned About Emigration as Immigration 

    A NEW POLL commissioned by the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) has revealed that Finland is just as concerned about people leaving the country as they are with people entering it.  

    The poll measured the opinions of citizens in 14 European countries, asking them whether they were more concerned about rising immigration or rising emigration.  

  • Finland ranks near-bottom in recent survey of global ex-pats

    Shoppers on Helsinki's Aleksanterinkatu in April (Image: Lehtikuva)

    FINLAND HAS RANKED POORLY IN A RECENT SURVEY of global ex-pats, in which 12,000 respondents shared their thoughts on their adopted homelands. Finland has been ranked 39th out of 59 countries in the index, despite faring well in areas such as quality of life and the (lack of) COVID-19 disruption.