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Number of enterprise closures grew by 9 per cent in the last quarter of 2021 from one year ago

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2021, 4th quarter
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According to Statistics Finland, there were 7,980 enterprise closures in the last quarter of 2021. During the quarter, the number of enterprise closures grew by nine per cent year-on-year. At the same time, enterprise openings numbered 8,940. In the last quarter of 2021, the number of enterprise openings was four per cent lower than one year previously.

Key points

  • In the last quarter of 2021, there were four per cent fewer enterprise openings than twelve months earlier.
  • In the last quarter of 2021, there were nine per cent more enterprise closures than twelve months earlier.
  • In the last quarter of 2021, there were 8,940 enterprise openings.
  • There were 7,980 enterprise closures in the last quarter of 2021.

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