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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, April

Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-4/2013* 1-4/2012 1-4/2013* 1-4/2012 1-4/2013* 1-4/2012
All regions 10 510 11 164 8 297 10 098 1 063 1 374
Continental Finland 10 493 11 092 8 289 10 063 1 054 1 357
Uusimaa 3 155 3 191 2 799 3 875 77 105
Metropolitan area 2 544 2 177 2 208 2 716 6 4
Varsinais-Suomi 725 819 504 469 121 145
Satakunta 245 434 135 206 27 29
Kanta-Häme 186 278 130 188 23 45
Pirkanmaa 827 826 1 068 1 093 86 107
Päijät-Häme 382 413 556 408 56 39
Kymenlaakso 401 316 129 108 42 43
South Karelia 254 143 129 59 34 62
Etelä-Savo 480 305 78 159 94 154
Pohjois-Savo 436 550 287 457 74 73
North Karelia 309 275 380 215 36 72
Central Finland 367 465 411 472 84 89
South Ostrobothnia 586 713 253 445 24 39
Ostrobothnia 833 625 245 460 76 58
Central Ostrobothnia 153 237 134 80 9 11
North Ostrobothnia 785 1 059 798 990 68 107
Kainuu 104 164 27 68 39 60
Lapland 263 280 226 311 84 119
Åland 18 72 8 35 9 17

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Merja Järvinen 09 1734 2458, Heli Suonio 09 1734 2481, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 20.6.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. April 2013, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2013/04/ras_2013_04_2013-06-20_tau_004_en.html