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Oulu
Ceety
Oulun kaupunki

Coat of arms
Location o Oulu in Finland
Coordinates: 65°01′N 025°28′E / 65.017°N 25.467°E / 65.017; 25.467
Kintra Finland
Region Northren Ostrobothnie
Sub-region Oulu sub-region
Chairter 1605-04-08
Government
 • Ceety manager Matti Pennanen
Area(2011-01-01)[1]
 • Total 1,513.37 km2 (584.32 sq mi)
 • Land 1,410.17 km2 (544.47 sq mi)
 • Water 103.2 km2 (39.8 sq mi)
Area rank 67t lairgest in Finland
Population (2013-08-31)[2]
 • Total 192,680
 • Rank 6t lairgest in Finland
 • Density 0/km2 (0/sq mi)
Population bi native leid[3]
 • Finnish 97.3% (official)
 • Swadish 0.2%
 • Ithers 2.4%
Population bi age[4]
 • 0 tae 14 17%
 • 15 tae 64 70.5%
 • 65 or older 12.5%
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Municipal tax rate[5] 19%
Website www.ouka.fi

Oulu (pronooncit [ˈoulu] ( listen), Swadish: Uleåborg[ˈʉːleɔˌbɔrj]) is a ceety an municipality o 141,742 inhabitants (31 Januar 2011) in the region o Northren Ostrobothnie, in Finland. It is the maist populous ceety in Northren Finland an the saxt maist populous ceety in the kintra. It is ane o the northmaist lairger ceeties in the warld.

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Oulu is twinned wi:[6]

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  1. "Area by municipality as of 1 Januar 2011" (PDF) (in Finnish and Swedish). Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 9 Mairch 2011. 
  2. "VÄESTÖTIETOJÄRJESTELMÄ REKISTERITILANNE 31.8.2013" (in Finnish and Swedish). Population Register Center of Finland. Retrieved 15 September 2013. 
  3. "Population according to language and the number of foreigners and land area km2 by area as of 31 Dizember 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 29 Mairch 2009. 
  4. "Population according to age and gender by area as of 31 Dizember 2008". Statistics Finland's PX-Web databases. Statistics Finland. Retrieved 28 Apryle 2009. 
  5. "List of municipal and parish tax rates in 2011". Tax Administration of Finland. 29 November 2010. Retrieved 13 Mairch 2011. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.8 "Twin towns". www.ouka.fi. Retrieved 2009-11-07. 
  7. "Информация о городах-побратимах" (in (Roushie)). www.arhcity.ru. 2007-10-26. Retrieved 2009-09-17. 
  8. Bursa Metropolitan Municipality Web Site; Sister Cities.

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