Appendix table 3. Number of buildings by heating fuel 1970-2013

Fuel Year
  1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2013
Buildings total 837 948 934 845 1 162 410 1 299 490 1 446 096 1 483 990
District- /localheat .. 48 538 105 608 130 946 164 721 175 373
Oil, gas 320 171 347 498 306 750 320 934 322 279 318 006
Coal, coke 24 328 11 794 8 753 7 986 6 983 6 783
Electricity 41 872 178 707 357 743 455 752 554 368 572 461
Wood, peat 429 467 327 230 321 342 292 763 277 553 277 153
Ground heat .. .. .. 3 397 21 667 36 067
Other, unknown 22 111 20 578 62 214 87 486 98 525 98 147
% 100,0 100,0 100,0 100,0 100,0 100,0
District- /localheat .. 5,2 9,1 10,1 11,4 11,8
Oil, gas 38,2 37,2 26,4 24,7 22,3 21,4
Coal, coke 2,9 1,3 0,8 0,6 0,5 0,5
Electricity 5,0 19,1 30,8 35,1 38,3 38,6
Wood, peat 51,3 35,0 27,6 22,5 19,2 18,7
Ground heat .. .. .. 0,3 1,5 2,4
Other, unknown 2,6 2,2 5,4 6,7 6,8 6,6

Source: Buildings and Free-time Residences, Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.5.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Buildings and free-time residences [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6796. 2013, Appendix table 3. Number of buildings by heating fuel 1970-2013 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
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