Finland: Medical tourism profile



Inbound medical tourism 2019 Under 1,000
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Tourists 2019 3.5 million
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Population 2021 5.55 million
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The Finnish healthcare system provides comprehensive and high-quality healthcare from primary healthcare services to specialised medical care. Finnish healthcare is state-of-the-art.


Medical tourism numbers in

A few thousand people has slowed to under 1,000.


Medical tourism numbers out

According to 2019 EU reports, the number of medical tourists (ONLY those under the EU Cross-Border Healthcare rules), was 11,427 in 2016, and 8,680 in 2017. Adding in private patients could give a total of 15,000.


Medical tourism promotion

Visit Finland and Business Finland no longer promote medical tourism.

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