Statistical data on Kotka

Population

Population: 54,771 (31 December 2013), of whom 26,994 (49%) were men and 27,777 (51%) were women.

Age structure of population:

Age group
Persons
%
0 474 0.9
1-6 3 159 5.8
7-14 4 293 7.8
15-18 2 460 4.5
19-24 3 714 6.8
25-64 28 025 51.2
65-74 7 070 12.9
75-79 2 194 4.0
80-84 1 741 3.2
85+ 1 641 3.0

Area

Total area approx. 949.7 km2
Land area 271.3 km2
Zoned area 50.4 km2
Length of shoreline 170 km

Finances and taxation

Financial statemillion ents of City of Kotka 2013

Total expenditure 441.3 million €
  8,059 €/inhabitant
Social and health care expenditure 3,903 €/inhabitant
Expenditure of services for children and adolescents 1,173 €/inhabitant
Operating income 90.8 million €
Operating expenses 385.4 million €
Annual margin 6.0 million €
  29.7 %
Surplus/deficit for financial year -12.7 million €
Balance sheet total 574.6 million €
Borrowings 253.3 million €
  4,627 €/inhabitant
Consolidated surplus/deficit 11.3 million €
Consolidated balance sheet 1,015.7 million €
Consolidated borrowings 10,517 €/inhabitant
Municipal taxes 185.8 million €
Real estate taxes 13.3 million €
Corporate income taxes 8.6 million €

Tax rates 2014

Income tax rate 20.50 %
Real estate tax rates:

 

General 1.27 %
Permanent housing 0.53 %
Other buildings 1.00 %
Power plants 2.85 %
Non-profit organisations 0.50 %