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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

Region Openings Q3/2011 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q3/2011 - Q3/2010 Closures Q2/2011 Share of stock of enterprises_c, % Change Q2/2011 - Q2/2010
WHOLE COUNTRY 5 447 1,7 -1 793 4 709 1,4 280
MAINLAND FINLAND 5 334 1,6 -1 729 4 616 1,4 267
Uusimaa 1 840 1,7 -869 1 619 1,5 92
Pirkanmaa 559 1,9 -116 409 1,4 -15
Varsinais-Suomi 540 1,7 -158 365 1,2 -20
North Ostrobothnia 316 1,7 -80 324 1,7 49
Central Finland 249 1,7 -50 218 1,5 32
Pohjois-Savo 201 1,6 -39 165 1,3 -17
Päijät-Häme 196 1,7 -65 233 2,0 41
Satakunta 188 1,3 -71 188 1,3 13
South Ostrobothnia 185 1,4 -4 135 1,0 3
Lapland 156 1,5 -39 134 1,3 7
Etelä-Savo 151 1,7 -6 105 1,2 -3
Kanta-Häme 150 1,5 -69 146 1,4 17
Ostrobothnia 141 1,3 -73 108 1,0 -3
Kymenlaakso 129 1,4 -17 164 1,8 39
South Karelia 112 1,6 -20 88 1,3 -1
North Karelia 108 1,3 -42 115 1,4 10
Central Ostrobothnia 60 1,5 -4 40 1,0 1
Kainuu 53 1,4 -7 60 1,6 22
ÅLAND 33 1,3 -15 20 0,8 -1
Åland 33 1,3 -15 20 0,8 -1

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2011 3rd quarter; enterprise closures, 2011 2nd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.1.2012

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