Think tank

Siirtolaisuusinstituutti

Migration Institute of Finland

Turku, Finland

The Migration Institute of Finland is the only institute in Finland specialising in both the research and documentation of migration flows. Their special task involves documenting the life of Finns living abroad and promoting awareness related to it. They are a national actor and the majority of their work takes place in Finland but, in terms of expatriate Finns, their operating area covers the whole world.

Contact details

Website:
https://siirtolaisuusinstituutti.fi/

Address:
Hämeenkatu 13 FI-20500 Turku, Finland

Country:
Finland

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Finland
Operating languages
English , Finnish , Swedish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1974
Age (years)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 48
Finland average
 41
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Founded by all the Finnish universities at that time, as well as by a few ministries and NGOs. The founders of the institute came from the University of Turku.
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Saara Pellander
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Veli-Matti Ritakallio
Leader gender: Male
% Female staff
2021
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 55%
Finland average
 56%
Global average
 48%
2019
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 22%
% Female researchers
2019
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 22%
Finland average
 34%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 2,293
Finland average
 17,652
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 2,054
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 1,827
Finland average
 19,057
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 1,538
Followers (2019)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 1,105
Subscribers (2022)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 38
Finland average
 2,767
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 25
Subscribers (2019)
Siirtolaisuusinstituutti
 12

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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