Appendix table 1. Number of buildings, dwellings and persons by type of building and number of storeys 31 Dec. 2016

Type of building, Number of storeys Buildings Dwellings Persons (dwelling population)
Total 1 512 241 2 968 200 5 377 099
      1 - 2 storeys 1 439 737 1 736 932 3 617 169
      3 - 9 storeys 56 029 1 210 777 1 731 608
      10 + storeys 313 15 737 21 659
      unknown number of storeys 16 162 4 754 6 663
Detached houses 1 149 827 1 154 458 2 669 625
Attached houses 80 547 405 379 711 332
Blocks of flats 59 926 1 352 258 1 918 162
      1 - 2 storeys 17 467 150 921 202 620
      3 - 9 storeys 41 966 1 183 042 1 690 825
      10 + storeys 217 15 409 21 198
      unknown number of storeys 276 2 886 3 519
Other than residential buildings 221 941 56 105 77 980
      1 - 2 storeys 196 508 33 354 49 308
      3 - 9 storeys 9 550 20 612 25 144
      10 + storeys 96 328 461
      unknown number of storeys 15 787 1 811 3 067

Source: Buildings and Free-time Residences, Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.5.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Buildings and free-time residences [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6796. 2016, Appendix table 1. Number of buildings, dwellings and persons by type of building and number of storeys 31 Dec. 2016 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rakke/2016/rakke_2016_2017-05-24_tau_001_en.html