New data from these statistics will be published on the home page of the Building and dwelling production.

3. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-7/2009* 1-7/2008 1-7/2009* 1-7/2008 1-7/2009* 1-7/2008
All regions 22078 31774 12598 17829 3133 4080
Continental Finland 21930 31535 12498 17667 3086 4021
Uusimaa 5660 6963 4338 5335 130 214
Metropolitan area 3907 4843 3531 3978 9 9
Itä-Uusimaa 244 590 131 290 56 64
Varsinais-Suomi 2026 2731 929 1588 267 374
Satakunta 708 1139 317 484 141 131
Kanta-Häme 532 1417 295 568 76 120
Pirkanmaa 1968 2732 978 1855 210 262
Päijät-Häme 688 937 548 751 139 161
Kymenlaakso 797 1175 236 288 116 141
South Karelia 458 764 207 369 130 169
Etelä-Savo 565 727 186 321 290 415
Pohjois-Savo 959 1636 453 647 165 246
North Karelia 639 737 366 546 151 156
Central Finland 1207 1466 875 822 234 280
South Ostrobothnia 1275 2037 456 730 77 98
Ostrobothnia 1387 1317 540 437 154 163
Central Ostrobothnia 361 720 148 205 32 57
North Ostrobothnia 1420 2635 1106 1719 229 294
Kainuu 268 801 106 175 127 153
Lapland 768 1012 283 537 362 523
Åland 147 239 100 162 47 59

Source: Building permits, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Paula Salminen (09) 1734 2234, Kaj Isaksson (09) 1734 3633

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 25.09.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building permits [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-4327. July 2009, 3. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rl/2009/07/rl_2009_07_2009-09-25_tau_003_en.html