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Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-8/2011* 1-8/2010 1-8/2011* 1-8/2010 1-8/2011* 1-8/2010
All regions 30 390 28 455 24 178 22 440 3 509 4 124
Continental Finland 30 266 28 270 23 994 22 296 3 460 4 048
Uusimaa 7 795 6 706 8 101 7 271 227 166
Metropolitan area 5 325 4 765 5 816 5 556 27 17
Itä-Uusimaa . 599 . 520 . 46
Varsinais-Suomi 2 523 2 419 2 022 1 652 355 424
Satakunta 1 184 985 788 513 98 150
Kanta-Häme 1 310 1 031 546 610 84 96
Pirkanmaa 2 607 2 204 2 587 2 394 222 299
Päijät-Häme 866 996 610 654 178 157
Kymenlaakso 1 033 517 522 349 118 122
South Karelia 702 741 496 338 141 141
Etelä-Savo 794 821 567 326 323 407
Pohjois-Savo 1 663 1 303 781 1 046 194 238
North Karelia 722 797 663 611 139 179
Central Finland 1 342 1 588 1 406 1 168 259 348
South Ostrobothnia 1 615 1 573 873 880 96 104
Ostrobothnia 1 360 1 322 695 654 199 185
Central Ostrobothnia 343 621 261 291 63 40
North Ostrobothnia 2 223 2 340 2 103 2 034 266 358
Kainuu 455 369 206 221 142 161
Lapland 1 727 1 339 767 764 356 427
Åland 124 185 184 144 49 76

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

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

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 25.10.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. August 2011, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2011/08/ras_2011_08_2011-10-25_tau_004_en.html