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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

Region Openings Q2/2012 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q2/2012-Q2/2011 Closures Q1/2012 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q1/2012-Q1/2011
WHOLE COUNTRY 7 554 2,3 -793 4 658 1,4 -706
MAINLAND FINLAND 7 247 2,2 -862 4 572 1,4 -699
Uusimaa 2 624 2,4 -185 1 702 1,6 -372
Pirkanmaa 701 2,3 -43 414 1,4 -73
Varsinais-Suomi 699 2,2 -82 394 1,2 -53
North Ostrobothnia 434 2,3 -62 254 1,3 -75
Central Finland 335 2,3 -47 192 1,3 -7
South Ostrobothnia 248 1,8 -41 152 1,1 16
Satakunta 247 1,8 -90 159 1,1 -5
Lapland 235 2,2 -23 129 1,2 5
Pohjois-Savo 229 1,8 -58 202 1,6 24
Kanta-Häme 226 2,2 -24 148 1,4 -9
Päijät-Häme 221 1,9 -79 183 1,6 5
Ostrobothnia 207 1,8 -6 100 0,9 -56
Kymenlaakso 178 2,0 -52 131 1,5 -47
South Karelia 170 2,5 -29 93 1,3 -7
Etelä-Savo 169 1,9 -36 104 1,1 -10
North Karelia 161 2,0 10 116 1,4 -3
Kainuu 92 2,5 11 49 1,3 -13
Central Ostrobothnia 71 1,7 -26 50 1,2 -19
ÅLAND 56 2,1 8 26 1,0 1
Åland 56 2,1 8 26 1,0 1

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2012 2nd quarter; enterprise closures, 2012 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.10.2012

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