It was located in the province of Oulu and is part of the Northern Ostrobothnia region. The municipality had a population of 1,977 on 31 December 2006 (ranked 351st) and covered a land area of 927.21 square kilometres (358.00 sq mi) on 1 January 2006. The population density was 2.1 inhabitants per square kilometre (5.4/sq mi).
Coat of arms
Location of Kuivaniemi in Finland
|Coordinates: 65°36′15″N 025°12′30″E|
|Sub-region||Oulu Arc sub-region|
|• Total||1,149.58 km2 (443.86 sq mi)|
|• Land||927.21 km2 (358.00 sq mi)|
|• Water||222.37 km2 (85.86 sq mi)|
|• Density||1.7/km2 (4.5/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
The municipality was unilingually Finnish.
Kuivaniemi was incorporated into Ii municipality on 1 January 2007. The formed municipality inherited Kuivaniemi's seal-sporting coat of arms.
- "Area by municipality as of 1 January 2006" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 11 April 2010.
- "Population by municipality as of 31 December 2006". Population Information System (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 11 April 2010.