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Table 1 Selected background statistics by country

From: Comparison of road safety in Finland and Sweden

Regiona Finland
Northern Europe
Sweden
Northern Europe
Population, thousand (2013) b 5439 9600
Area, thousand km2 (2013) b 338 450
Population density, inhabitants per km2 (2013) b 16 21
Urban population (2014) a 84.1% 85.7%
Population aged 65+ (2013)b 19.1% 19.3%
Life expectancy at birth, years (2013)b 81.1 82.0
Gross domestic product per capita (PPP), US$ (2013)b 40134 44,586
Motorways, km2 810 2044
Other roads, km2 106760 212836
Number of passenger cars per 1000 inhabitants (2013)b 571 468
Number of motorcycles per 1000 inhabitants (2013)b 46 30
Number of mopeds per 1000 inhabitants (2013)b 56 8
  1. a [21] b [22]