A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, June

4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-3/2010* 1-3/2009 1-3/2010* 1-3/2009 1-3/2010* 1-3/2009
All regions 8 532 8 183 6 913 3 673 1 051 952
Continental Finland 8 484 8 109 6 843 3 643 1 041 935
Uusimaa 2 915 2 430 2 673 1 604 50 40
Metropolitan area 2 208 1 722 1 939 1 314 7 3
Itä-Uusimaa 84 66 69 44 10 14
Varsinais-Suomi 721 1 036 488 309 143 87
Satakunta 251 205 128 44 35 41
Kanta-Häme 109 308 126 156 14 27
Pirkanmaa 666 458 988 229 66 77
Päijät-Häme 411 164 79 93 46 50
Kymenlaakso 100 402 116 79 36 36
South Karelia 258 127 92 38 26 31
Etelä-Savo 182 124 49 81 123 92
Pohjois-Savo 391 322 253 142 56 52
North Karelia 173 186 142 52 40 34
Central Finland 305 433 250 222 109 75
South Ostrobothnia 412 513 257 96 30 15
Ostrobothnia 261 479 180 88 36 55
Central Ostrobothnia 277 68 59 28 12 18
North Ostrobothnia 695 507 673 290 91 51
Kainuu 98 64 64 7 36 29
Lapland 173 219 157 41 82 111
Åland 48 73 70 30 10 17

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kaj Isaksson (09) 1734 3633, Merja Järvinen (09) 1734 2458

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 26.05.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. March 2010, 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2010/03/ras_2010_03_2010-05-26_tau_004_en.html