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Latest publication: Rents of dwellings 2018, 4th quarter

Published: 5 February 2010

Rents rose by 4,2 per cent in the year

During the fourth quarter of 2009, the year-on-year increase in rents was 4.2 per cent. The rents of non-subsidised rental dwellings went up by an average of 3.7 per cent in the whole country. In the Greater Helsinki Area the rents of non-subsidised rental dwellings went up by 5.5 per cent and in the rest of Finland by 2.7 per cent. The rents of government subsidised dwellings rose by 5.1 per cent in the whole country.

Compared to the previous quarter, the rents of non-subsidised dwellings rose by an average of 2.2 per cent. Instead, the rents of government subsidised dwellings rose by 0.7 per cent.

The data derive from quarterly statistics on rents compiled by Statistics Finland. The rent statistics are based on interview data collected in connection with the Labour Force Survey and on the Population Register Centre’s Building and Dwelling Register.

The development of rents and consumer prices

The development of rents and consumer prices

Source: House Rents, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Martti Korhonen 09-1734 3451, Paula Paavilainen 09-1734 3397

Director in charge: Kari Molnar

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Rents of dwellings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-1018. 4th quarter 2009. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/asvu/2009/04/asvu_2009_04_2010-02-05_tie_001_en.html