Pirkanmaa has a population of 462627 making it is one of the smallest cities in Finland.
It operates on the Europe/Helsinki time zone.
Pirkanmaa (Swedish: Birkaland, also known as Tampere Region in government documents), is a region of Finland. It borders the regions of Satakunta, South Ostrobothnia, Central Finland, Päijät-Häme, Kanta-Häme and Southwest Finland. Its total population is the second largest among Finland's regions after Uusimaa.