Published: 24 August 2012
The erroneous data for the statistics on rents
of dwellings released on 3 August 2012 concerning the second
quarter of 2012 were corrected on 24 August 2012 .
As a result of the correction, all levels of rents of dwellings,
index point figures and change percentages concerning the second
quarter have changed. The original release is available from
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During the second quarter of 2012, the year-on-year increase in rents was 3.8 per cent. The rents of non-subsidised rental dwellings went up by an average of 3.9 per cent in the whole country. In the Greater Helsinki Area the rents of non-subsidised rental dwellings went up by 2.1 per cent and in the rest of Finland by 4.9 per cent. The rents of government subsidised dwellings rose by 3.6 per cent in the whole country. Compared with the previous quarter, the rents of both non-subsidised dwellings and government-subsidised dwellings rose by 0.9 per cent.
The development of rents and consumer prices, 2005=100
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.
Source: House Rents, Statistics Finland
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