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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

Region Openings Q2/2011 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q2/2011 – Q2/2010 Closures Q1/2011 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q1/2011 – Q1/2010
WHOLE COUNTRY 8 220 2,5 -202 5 479 1,7 1 443
MAINLAND FINLAND 7 947 2,5 -253 5 383 1,7 1 419
Uusimaa 2 801 2,7 -125 2 137 2,0 788
Varsinais-Suomi 768 2,4 34 468 1,5 113
Pirkanmaa 737 2,5 -63 492 1,7 129
North Ostrobothnia 475 2,5 -52 333 1,8 71
Central Finland 367 2,6 24 205 1,4 15
Satakunta 319 2,3 5 168 1,2 4
Päijät-Häme 293 2,5 40 183 1,6 17
Pohjois-Savo 289 2,4 -25 183 1,5 8
South Ostrobothnia 279 2,1 44 137 1,0 19
Lapland 249 2,4 7 117 1,1 6
Kanta-Häme 231 2,3 -17 161 1,6 34
Kymenlaakso 228 2,5 -17 171 1,9 47
Ostrobothnia 200 1,8 -48 154 1,4 61
South Karelia 196 2,9 16 102 1,5 13
Etelä-Savo 192 2,1 -22 117 1,3 29
North Karelia 149 1,8 -66 120 1,5 6
Central Ostrobothnia 97 2,4 12 72 1,8 33
Kainuu 77 2,1 0 63 1,7 26
ÅLAND 45 1,8 -7 26 1,0 9
Åland 45 1,8 -7 26 1,0 9

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2011 2nd quarter; enterprise closures, 2011 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.10.2011

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