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.)
1-8/2009* 1-8/2008 1-8/2009* 1-8/2008 1-8/2009* 1-8/2008
All regions 24793 35361 14902 20389 3685 4592
Continental Finland 24633 35115 14786 20222 3628 4529
Uusimaa 6365 7987 5131 5981 165 244
Metropolitan area 4187 5608 3988 4487 11 9
Itä-Uusimaa 264 632 145 314 60 72
Varsinais-Suomi 2317 3022 1376 1687 310 424
Satakunta 830 1247 351 587 158 148
Kanta-Häme 571 1524 320 641 90 141
Pirkanmaa 2241 3230 1179 2398 268 298
Päijät-Häme 754 1061 607 796 170 174
Kymenlaakso 915 1325 272 382 129 164
South Karelia 577 838 253 416 148 180
Etelä-Savo 657 784 206 346 354 478
Pohjois-Savo 1037 1765 490 761 200 273
North Karelia 720 841 416 597 181 179
Central Finland 1284 1607 937 937 272 308
South Ostrobothnia 1397 2155 587 790 87 111
Ostrobothnia 1484 1448 576 535 179 183
Central Ostrobothnia 389 732 165 211 34 59
North Ostrobothnia 1604 2947 1316 1950 271 340
Kainuu 294 821 125 186 150 170
Lapland 932 1148 334 707 402 583
Åland 160 246 116 167 57 63

Source: Building permits, Statistics Finland

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

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 23.10.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building permits [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-4327. August 2009, 3. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rl/2009/08/rl_2009_08_2009-10-23_tau_003_en.html