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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

Region Openings Q4/2010 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q4/2010– Q4/2009 Closures Q3/2010 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q3/201– Q3/2009
WHOLE COUNTRY 6 847 2,1 97 4 166 1,3 -807
MAINLAND FINLAND 6 626 2,1 38 4 079 1,3 -800
Uusimaa 2 442 2,5 -66 1 436 1,5 -251
Pirkanmaa 627 2,1 -12 359 1,2 -69
Varsinais-Suomi 619 2,0 19 356 1,2 -56
North Ostrobothnia 413 2,2 55 260 1,4 -20
Central Finland 285 2,0 2 178 1,2 -51
Satakunta 244 1,8 24 145 1,1 -27
Pohjois-Savo 233 1,9 33 137 1,3 -48
South Ostrobothnia 200 1,5 6 137 1,1 -37
Päijät-Häme 198 1,7 -6 155 1,3 -27
Ostrobothnia 181 1,7 –14 97 0,9 -47
Lapland 180 1,7 -5 114 1,1 -46
Kanta-Häme 167 1,7 -28 140 1,4 16
Kymenlaakso 160 1,8 -11 114 1,3 -49
Itä-Uusimaa 153 2,3 29 91 1,4 -11
North Karelia 152 1,9 14 90 1,1 -23
Etelä-Savo 136 1,5 3 89 1,0 -20
South Karelia 114 1,7 0 76 1,1 -14
Central Ostrobothnia 66 1,7 -4 40 1,0 -5
Kainuu 56 1,5 -1 45 1,2 -15
ÅLAND 49 2,0 13 20 0,8 -3
Åland 49 2,0 13 20 0,8 -3

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2010 4th quarter; enterprise closures, 2010 3rd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.4.2011

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