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Appendex table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

1) Region Openings Q2/2013 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q2/2013 - Q2/2012 Closures Q1/2013 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q1/2013 - Q1/2012
WHOLE COUNTRY 7 416 2,2 -236 4 959 1,5 351
MAINLAND FINLAND 7 141 2,1 -235 4 797 1,4 281
Uusimaa 2 655 2,4 4 1 749 1,6 95
Pirkanmaa 680 2,2 -39 452 1,5 34
Varsinais-Suomi 672 2,1 -39 426 1,3 36
North Ostrobothnia 406 2,1 -42 290 1,5 41
Central Finland 339 2,3 3 223 1,5 32
Satakunta 266 1,9 20 143 1,0 -18
Pohjois-Savo 252 2,0 25 189 1,5 -20
South Ostrobothnia 248 1,8 -3 166 1,2 13
Päijät-Häme 225 1,9 -1 180 1,5 -5
Ostrobothnia 220 1,9 9 107 0,9 6
Kanta-Häme 212 2,0 -22 158 1,5 13
Lapland 196 1,8 -53 134 1,2 7
Kymenlaakso 168 1,8 -16 154 1,7 17
Etelä-Savo 156 1,7 -22 101 1,1 -7
North Karelia 151 1,8 -12 117 1,4 11
South Karelia 143 2,0 -32 99 1,4 12
Kainuu 81 2,2 -13 53 1,4 5
Central Ostrobothnia 71 1,7 -2 56 1,3 9
ÅLAND 45 1,7 -15 21 0,8 -9
Åland 45 1,7 -15 21 0,8 -9
1) Figures for the whole country also cover area categories Unknown and Rest of the World

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2013 2nd quarter; enterprise closures, 2013 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 17.10.2013

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