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Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-3/2011* 1-3/2010 1-3/2011* 1-3/2010 1-3/2011* 1-3/2010
All regions 8 920 9 325 6 814 7 497 857 1 162
Continental Finland 8 914 9 264 6 808 7 426 853 1 148
Uusimaa 2 364 3 053 2 831 2 751 59 53
Metropolitan area 1 585 2 257 2 202 2 000 6 7
Itä-Uusimaa . 102 . 117 . 13
Varsinais-Suomi 693 800 536 504 103 159
Satakunta 236 278 245 147 21 40
Kanta-Häme 826 181 195 229 29 23
Pirkanmaa 721 746 612 1 119 59 72
Päijät-Häme 184 421 226 81 51 52
Kymenlaakso 218 101 108 116 35 36
South Karelia 170 299 78 96 25 34
Etelä-Savo 214 321 46 66 77 142
Pohjois-Savo 248 401 146 254 42 62
North Karelia 198 189 177 154 36 47
Central Finland 313 312 306 251 58 113
South Ostrobothnia 505 445 200 261 19 33
Ostrobothnia 489 316 290 237 57 40
Central Ostrobothnia 108 277 48 59 20 12
North Ostrobothnia 709 719 520 719 60 92
Kainuu 111 98 75 63 24 36
Lapland 606 205 169 202 78 89
Åland 6 61 6 71 4 14

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Merja Järvinen (09) 1734 2458, Heli Suonio (09) 1734 2481

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 31.5.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. March 2011, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.5.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2011/03/ras_2011_03_2011-05-31_tau_004_en.html