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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2018, August

Appendix table 4. Dwelling construction by building type, number, building permits and building starts

  Building permits Building starts
  Dwellings total Detached houses Attached houses Blocks of flats Dwellings total Detached houses Attached houses Blocks of flats
01/2014 1 389 291 103 904 1 335 305 188 743
02/2014 1 810 395 243 1 155 1 662 276 167 1 042
03/2014 4 038 649 294 2 901 2 412 457 211 1 565
04/2014 3 093 905 387 1 679 3 309 839 315 2 081
05/2014 3 294 766 447 1 636 3 359 913 499 1 763
06/2014 2 738 943 443 1 285 3 265 828 397 1 900
07/2014 1 195 365 119 670 2 047 708 323 956
08/2014 2 237 515 379 1 248 2 519 623 301 1 561
09/2014 3 233 467 339 2 193 2 728 697 480 1 465
10/2014 1 881 497 182 965 2 650 584 258 1 732
11/2014 2 005 383 160 1 459 1 633 391 174 824
12/2014 2 183 309 186 1 639 1 303 262 190 804
01/2015 1 550 211 88 1 245 1 715 278 190 1 207
02/2015 1 431 279 116 1 032 2 042 206 185 1 565
03/2015 3 075 503 197 2 356 2 789 404 163 1 945

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

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Updated 19.5.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. March 2015, Appendix table 4. Dwelling construction by building type, number, building permits and building starts . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2018].
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