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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2021, March

Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1/2011* 1/2010* 1/2011* 1/2010* 1/2011* 1/2010*
All regions 2 047 2 649 1 581 2 042 169 303
Continental Finland 2 046 2 636 1 581 2 033 168 297
Uusimaa 777 1 031 699 834 13 14
Metropolitan area 544 895 472 712 2 1
Itä-Uusimaa . 21 . 30 . 2
Varsinais-Suomi 174 197 254 141 27 37
Satakunta 49 48 79 50 5 8
Kanta-Häme 11 38 9 24 5 6
Pirkanmaa 240 109 30 183 14 12
Päijät-Häme 27 33 42 18 8 18
Kymenlaakso 86 31 33 16 5 9
South Karelia 92 38 6 18 7 6
Etelä-Savo 26 198 3 16 11 39
Pohjois-Savo 79 112 84 71 10 15
North Karelia 33 60 10 53 6 13
Central Finland 65 74 92 32 18 29
South Ostrobothnia 124 115 72 119 1 13
Ostrobothnia 32 95 16 72 5 10
Central Ostrobothnia 14 57 2 11 6 3
North Ostrobothnia 145 337 57 287 13 29
Kainuu 17 10 18 10 6 6
Lapland 54 35 75 48 8 28
Åland 1 14 0 9 1 6

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Merja Järvinen (09) 1734 2458, Heli Suonio (09) 1734 2481, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 25.3.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. January 2011, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.6.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2011/01/ras_2011_01_2011-03-25_tau_004_en.html