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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, August

Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-4/2010* 1-4/2009 1-4/2010* 1-4/2009 1-4/2010* 1-4/2009
All regions 12 071 12 561 10 017 6 392 1 538 1 482
Continental Finland 11 983 12 463 9 915 6 331 1 511 1 455
Uusimaa 3 460 3 119 3 381 2 431 72 63
Metropolitan area 2 491 2 094 2 450 1 989 8 5
Itä-Uusimaa 178 127 82 58 13 20
Varsinais-Suomi 1 195 1 317 796 465 182 136
Satakunta 354 412 162 123 52 68
Kanta-Häme 249 411 298 244 31 37
Pirkanmaa 862 1 256 1 136 599 109 119
Päijät-Häme 544 256 325 217 74 73
Kymenlaakso 184 482 146 156 50 46
South Karelia 307 199 145 78 42 56
Etelä-Savo 447 230 107 114 151 135
Pohjois-Savo 603 494 456 260 88 97
North Karelia 258 318 246 176 56 69
Central Finland 456 552 446 297 145 116
South Ostrobothnia 646 760 373 162 40 26
Ostrobothnia 535 1 011 296 237 59 85
Central Ostrobothnia 369 247 185 64 15 25
North Ostrobothnia 895 768 890 526 121 90
Kainuu 137 104 134 20 64 44
Lapland 303 400 311 104 147 150
Åland 87 98 102 61 27 27

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kaj Isaksson (09) 1734 3633, Merja Järvinen (09) 1734 2458, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 24.06.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. April 2010, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2010/04/ras_2010_04_2010-06-24_tau_004_en.html