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Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-10/2012* 1-10/2011 1-10/2012* 1-10/2011 1-10/2012* 1-10/2011
All regions 32 090 38 751 27 083 30 679 3 905 4 579
Continental Finland 31 989 38 581 27 033 30 461 3 875 4 513
Uusimaa 8 247 9 737 9 182 10 408 293 306
Metropolitan area 5 716 6 322 6 769 7 375 14 29
Varsinais-Suomi 2 738 3 103 1 908 2 427 370 428
Satakunta 1 725 1 532 623 904 117 127
Kanta-Häme 667 1 627 447 761 108 127
Pirkanmaa 2 706 3 624 2 753 3 513 297 331
Päijät-Häme 1 030 1 130 981 726 139 221
Kymenlaakso 907 1 315 468 602 123 153
South Karelia 858 862 398 570 164 179
Etelä-Savo 804 998 532 600 409 434
Pohjois-Savo 1 562 1 987 1 311 1 155 189 252
North Karelia 966 988 946 953 165 197
Central Finland 1 670 1 632 1 463 1 681 290 336
South Ostrobothnia 1 645 2 111 1 274 1 132 122 134
Ostrobothnia 1 514 1 626 1 087 846 216 243
Central Ostrobothnia 492 539 263 325 41 70
North Ostrobothnia 2 852 3 063 2 419 2 665 303 359
Kainuu 416 549 154 261 161 167
Lapland 1 193 2 158 824 932 368 449
Åland 101 170 50 218 30 66

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 21.12.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. October 2012, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2012/10/ras_2012_10_2012-12-21_tau_004_en.html