Tuusniemi

It is located in the Northern Savonia region. The municipality has a population of 2,539 (31 January 2019)[2] and covers an area of 699.43 square kilometres (270.05 sq mi) of which 156.15 km2 (60.29 sq mi) is water.[1] The population density is 4.67 inhabitants per square kilometre (12.1/sq mi)

Tuusniemi
Municipality
Tuusniemen kunta
Tuusniemi kommun

Coat of arms
Location of Tuusniemi in Finland
Coordinates: 62°48.5′N 028°29.5′E
Country Finland
RegionNorthern Savonia
Sub-regionNortheastern Savonia sub-region
Charter1870
Government
  Municipal managerJouni Perälä
Area
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total699.43 km2 (270.05 sq mi)
  Land543.28 km2 (209.76 sq mi)
  Water156.15 km2 (60.29 sq mi)
Area rank157th largest in Finland
Population
 (2019-01-31)[2]
  Total2,539
  Rank241st largest in Finland
  Density4.67/km2 (12.1/sq mi)
Population by native language
  Finnish99.3% (official)
  Others0.6%
Population by age
  0 to 1412.4%
  15 to 6461.4%
  65 or older26.2%
Time zoneUTC+02:00 (EET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+03:00 (EEST)
Municipal tax rate[5]19.75%
Websitewww.tuusniemi.fi

Tuusniemi is a municipality of Finland

Neighbour municipalities are Heinävesi, Juankoski, Kaavi, Kuopio, Leppävirta and Outokumpu.

The municipality is unilingually Finnish.


People

References

  1. "Area of Finnish Municipalities 1.1.2018" (PDF). National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 30 January 2018.
  2. "Suomen virallinen tilasto (SVT): Väestön ennakkotilasto [verkkojulkaisu]. Tammikuu 2019" (in Finnish). Statistics Finland. Retrieved 15 March 2019.
  3. "Population according to language and the number of foreigners and land area km2 by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 29 March 2009.
  4. "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 December 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 28 April 2009.
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011.

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