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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

Region Openings Q3/2010 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q3/2010– Q3/2009 Closures Q2/2010 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q2/201– Q2/2009
WHOLE COUNTRY 7 185 2,2 267 4 406 1,4 -1 118
MAINLAND FINLAND 6 977 2,2 235 4 322 1,4 -1 127
Uusimaa 2 552 2,7 149 1 481 1,6 -252
Varsinais-Suomi 675 2,2 57 368 1,2 -220
Pirkanmaa 672 2,3 -11 426 1,5 -76
North Ostrobothnia 396 2,2 21 267 1,5 -28
Central Finland 295 2,1 -32 182 1,3 -61
Päijät-Häme 250 2,2 29 193 1,7 -30
Satakunta 246 1,8 10 174 1,3 -78
Pohjois-Savo 238 2,0 22 176 1,5 -37
Ostrobothnia 213 2,0 33 110 1,0 -10
Kanta-Häme 207 2,1 17 124 1,3 -22
Lapland 196 1,9 -6 123 1,2 -52
South Ostrobothnia 188 1,5 -43 135 1,0 -47
Etelä-Savo 159 1,8 20 108 1,2 -32
North Karelia 150 1,8 1 100 1,2 -60
Kymenlaakso 148 1,7 -23 120 1,4 -34
South Karelia 134 2,0 7 85 1,3 -8
Itä-Uusimaa 130 2,0 -2 77 1,2 -26
Central Ostrobothnia 68 1,7 -5 37 0,9 -29
Kainuu 60 1,6 -9 36 1,0 -25
ÅLAND 47 1,9 8 19 0,8 -12
Åland 47 1,9 8 19 0,8 -12

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2010 3rd quarter; enterprise closures, 2010 2nd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.1.2011

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