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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2021, March

Appendix table 1. Building permits, 1000 m3

Building type 3/2012* Annual change% 1) 1-3/2012* Annual change% 1) Variable annual sum* Annual change% 1)
All buildings 2 750 -24 6 502 -27 40 736 0
Residential buildings 889 -30 2 209 -19 13 458 -1
Free-time residential buildings 74 -13 164 -9 1 095 -9
Commercial and office buildings 509 -16 1 071 -35 6 532 -5
Public service buildings 148 -2 499 7 2 691 -2
Industrial and warehouse buildings 615 -32 1 327 -46 9 950 11
Agricultural buildings 316 -17 785 -21 3 884 -11
Other buildings 200 -7 446 -6 3 126 2
1) Change percentages for the year on which data are preliminary have been calculated using the preliminary data of corresponding level from the previous year.

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

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Updated 31.5.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. March 2012, Appendix table 1. Building permits, 1000 m3 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.6.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2012/03/ras_2012_03_2012-05-31_tau_001_en.html