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.)
1-9/2009* 1-9/2008 1-9/2009* 1-9/2008 1-9/2009* 1-9/2008
All regions 28904 39793 18451 22586 4260 5228
Continental Finland 28706 39536 18281 22409 4190 5155
Uusimaa 7597 8892 6743 6632 187 274
Metropolitan area 5199 6184 5482 4930 12 20
Itä-Uusimaa 319 701 233 380 76 76
Varsinais-Suomi 2584 3294 1553 1897 380 490
Satakunta 952 1370 428 622 173 159
Kanta-Häme 618 1589 362 691 101 172
Pirkanmaa 2634 4259 1702 2616 304 337
Päijät-Häme 840 1199 738 895 190 203
Kymenlaakso 1009 1395 311 408 164 181
South Karelia 645 966 296 509 166 215
Etelä-Savo 812 846 234 366 423 540
Pohjois-Savo 1090 2183 522 863 217 308
North Karelia 796 912 505 627 201 199
Central Finland 1399 1741 1055 1062 307 354
South Ostrobothnia 1712 2401 662 902 98 127
Ostrobothnia 1917 1666 637 577 202 214
Central Ostrobothnia 484 842 173 237 38 64
North Ostrobothnia 1896 3186 1563 2166 297 385
Kainuu 311 852 134 200 177 197
Lapland 1092 1243 430 759 489 660
Åland 197 257 170 177 70 73

Source: Building permits, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Paula Salminen (09) 1734 2234, Kaj Isaksson (09) 1734 3633, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 20.11.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building permits [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-4327. September 2009, 3. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rl/2009/09/rl_2009_09_2009-11-20_tau_003_en.html