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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

Region Openings Q1/2011 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q1/2011– Q4/2010 Closures Q4/2010 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q4/201– Q4/2009
WHOLE COUNTRY 9 752 3,0 -827 8 449 2,6 -1 999
MAINLAND FINLAND 9 424 3,0 -814 8 173 2,6 -1 970
Uusimaa 3 339 3,4 -117 2 771 2,8 -1 068
Varsinais-Suomi 939 3,1 -57 720 2,4 -78
Pirkanmaa 892 3,1 -81 766 2,6 -107
North Ostrobothnia 546 3,0 -35 424 2,3 -131
Central Finland 383 2,7 -32 407 2,9 -22
Satakunta 347 2,5 -35 317 2,3 -47
Pohjois-Savo 342 2,8 -19 290 2,4 -40
Päijät-Häme 325 2,9 -47 326 2,9 -61
Kanta-Häme 295 3,1 -24 257 2,7 -31
South Ostrobothnia 295 2,3 -83 311 2,4 26
Kymenlaakso 285 3,3 -8 212 2,4 -77
Ostrobothnia 251 2,4 -37 226 2,2 -51
Lapland 249 2,4 -53 245 2,3 -112
Etelä-Savo 194 2,2 -78 194 2,2 -27
South Karelia 188 2,8 -12 150 2,3 -42
North Karelia 184 2,3 -61 206 2,5 -24
Itä-Uusimaa 183 2,8 -26 175 2,7 -43
Central Ostrobothnia 101 2,5 -10 90 2,3 -21
Kainuu 86 2,3 1 86 2,3 -14
ÅLAND 57 2,2 -13 54 2,1 -23
Åland 57 2,2 -13 54 2,1 -23

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2011 1st quarter; enterprise closures, 2010 4th quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.7.2011

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