Priorities of Development

150
electric city bikes
No.
5
city in relocation preference
4
M
tourists yearly
3
top
tourism in Finland
1,2
M
visits in indoor sports facilities
2
Billion
impact on the region's tourism revenue
I have heard much praise about how Kuopio is a city like no other and has a strong positive spirit. We performed well in e.g. a survey measuring the willingness of people to move here.
Jarmo Pirhonen
Mayor of Kuopio
City of Kuopio
Removing the obstacles to labour immigration is one way to increase the availability of competent labour in North Savo.
Jukka Pitkänen
Director of Economic Development
City of Kuopio
The city of Kuopio, with its almost 120 000 residents, is one of the top cities in terms of expertise in health and wellbeing. Investing in good life and the wellbeing of Kuopio residents is a sustainable investment in the future.
Kirsi Soininen
Marketing Director
City of Kuopio
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