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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2018, June

Appendix table 8. Building starts, mil. m3

Year and quarter All buildings Residential buildings Free-time residential buildings Commercial and office buildings Public service buildings Industrial and warehouse buildings Agricultural buildings
2004   37,69 13,51 1,09 5,46 3,12 8,78 3,35
2005   42,70 14,98 1,16 5,77 2,38 11,80 3,98
2006   43,25 15,10 1,16 8,20 1,92 9,97 4,23
2007   51,67 13,51 1,26 12,18 2,42 15,17 4,48
2008   41,87 10,57 1,14 8,52 3,08 12,54 3,54
2009   31,50 9,20 0,98 5,82 2,93 6,58 3,63
2010   38,37 13,59 1,16 6,42 3,08 7,90 3,73
2011   38,03 12,87 1,01 6,91 2,60 8,93 3,10
2012   33,01 11,63 0,83 5,75 2,65 6,88 2,91
I 5,75 1,72 0,11 1,27 0,46 1,56 0,33
II 11,30 4,53 0,33 1,89 0,77 1,73 1,22
III 9,38 3,21 0,27 1,21 0,83 2,22 0,84
IV 6,57 2,17 0,13 1,38 0,58 1,37 0,52
2013* I 5,07 2,12 0,09 0,77 0,46 0,88 0,46
II 10,88 3,82 0,29 1,00 0,99 2,66 1,31
III 8,56 2,69 0,24 1,20 0,82 1,70 1,17
IV 6,06 1,89 0,15 0,76 0,79 1,13 0,95

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.2.2014

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. December 2013, Appendix table 8. Building starts, mil. m3 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.9.2018].
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