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Latest publication: Enterprise openings and closures 2019, 1st quarter

Table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by regions, openings 4th quarter and closures 3rd quarter 2009.

  Enterprise openings 4. quarter Proportion of stock of enterprises % Change of quantity 4./09 - 4./08 Enterprise closures 3. quarter Proportion of stock of enterprises % Change of quantity 3./09 - 3./08
WHOLE COUNTRY 6 728 2,1 77 5 162 1,6 -334
MAINLAND FINLAND 6 546 2,1 74 5 065 1,6 -331
Uusimaa 2 514 2,7 147 1 781 1,9 -232
Pirkanmaa 616 9,3 48 453 1,6 -6
Varsinais-Suomi 612 2,1 48 414 1,4 -14
North Ostrabothnia 349 2,6 -24 278 1,6 8
Central Finland 290 3,0 18 228 1,6 -5
Satakunta 214 0,8 -9 182 1,4 -5
Päijät-Häme 199 1,8 -23 183 1,6 -29
Pohjois-Savo 199 2,3 -21 217 1,8 15
Ostrobothnia 193 3,0 1 148 1,4 -43
Kanta-Häme 191 2,2 1 136 1,4 -47
Lapland 189 1,6 -20 164 1,6 15
South Ostrobothnia 181 2,3 -38 175 1,4 17
Kymenlaakso 171 1,2 -28 164 1,9 25
North Karelia 139 1,1 12 115 1,4 -3
Etelä-Savo 134 1,3 -9 117 1,4 -2
South Karelia 114 2,8 -6 98 1,5 -15
Itä-Uusimaa 113 0,6 -16 102 1,5 3
Central Ostrabothnia 68 1,8 0 47 1,2 -21
Kainuu 60 0,6 -7 63 1,7 8
ÅLAND 37 1,5 -3 23 0,9 -17
Åland 37 1,5 -3 23 0,9 -17

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2009 4th quarter; enterprise closures, 2009 3rd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 29.04.2010

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