Hufvudstadsbladet

  • City: Helsinki
  • Language: Swedish
  • Circulation: 47,000
Hufvudstadsbladet

Founded in 1864, the free-market oriented, conservative Hufvudstadsbladet (“Capital City Newspaper”) is the highest-circulation Swedish-language daily in Finland. Swedish-speakers represent 5.4% of the country's population of 5.3 million. For reasons of identity-awareness, discussions of bi-lingual issues appear frequently in the paper.

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Updated: 18 January 2017