Number of wolves in Finland in the 21st century


Based on estimates given by Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute = Natural Resources Institute Finland (since 2015).

 

Year            wolves

2000       130-150

2001       125-140

2002       135-145

2003       150.165

2004       185-200

2005       205-215

2006       250-260

2007       200*

2008       180-200**

2009       220-240

2010      150-160

2011      135-145 ***

2012      150-160

2013       120-135

2014       140-155

2015       220-245

2016       200-235

 

*Only the minimum estimate.

** Missing information from  the Finnish Game Center Kymi.

*** Estimate including wolves common with Russia: 165-175