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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region

1) Region Openings Q3/2013 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q3/2013 - Q3/2012 Closures Q2/2013 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q2/2013 - Q2/2012
WHOLE COUNTRY 6 668 1,9 -364 5 164 1,5 284
MAINLAND FINLAND 6 435 1,9 -353 5 015 1,5 227
Uusimaa 2 517 2,3 -47 1 932 1,7 169
Pirkanmaa 608 1,9 -44 434 1,4 6
Varsinais-Suomi 584 1,8 -63 439 1,3 7
North Ostrobothnia 375 1,9 -64 340 1,7 41
Central Finland 287 1,9 -28 212 1,4 -10
South Ostrobothnia 235 1,7 23 155 1,1 1
Satakunta 223 1,6 1 179 1,3 9
Päijät-Häme 211 1,8 -3 185 1,6 12
Pohjois-Savo 201 1,6 -39 160 1,3 -34
Ostrobothnia 182 1,6 -24 124 1,1 6
Lapland 173 1,6 -16 162 1,5 14
Kymenlaakso 169 1,9 -4 147 1,6 1
Kanta-Häme 167 1,6 -7 132 1,3 -9
Etelä-Savo 141 1,5 -8 99 1,1 -11
North Karelia 132 1,6 8 101 1,2 -2
South Karelia 91 1,3 -45 102 1,4 13
Kainuu 75 2,0 2 68 1,8 11
Central Ostrobothnia 64 1,5 5 44 1,1 3
ÅLAND 32 1,2 -22 31 1,1 15
Åland 32 1,2 -22 31 1,1 15
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 3th quarter; enterprise closures, 2013 2nd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.1.2014

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