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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, October

Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-5/2010* 1-5/2009 1-5/2010* 1-5/2009 1-5/2010* 1-5/2009
All regions 16 589 16 817 13 168 9 023 2 184 2 112
Continental Finland 16 497 16 694 13 066 8 933 2 154 2 070
Uusimaa 4 269 4 152 4 310 3 242 85 92
Metropolitan area 3 107 2 946 3 228 2 653 9 6
Itä-Uusimaa 323 185 237 82 22 32
Varsinais-Suomi 1 502 1 664 1 056 573 235 190
Satakunta 526 527 304 229 85 96
Kanta-Häme 311 484 382 316 54 49
Pirkanmaa 1 045 1 766 1 399 855 146 163
Päijät-Häme 668 347 423 362 99 103
Kymenlaakso 312 610 185 180 74 65
South Karelia 358 310 163 123 57 75
Etelä-Savo 550 355 136 140 223 206
Pohjois-Savo 725 815 520 344 122 133
North Karelia 452 422 385 261 84 96
Central Finland 827 743 601 593 198 166
South Ostrobothnia 886 1 056 453 270 51 37
Ostrobothnia 782 1 173 404 329 95 115
Central Ostrobothnia 431 280 205 105 21 31
North Ostrobothnia 1 456 1 066 1 312 732 199 134
Kainuu 173 171 152 42 89 65
Lapland 900 569 439 155 215 222
Åland 92 123 102 90 30 42

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kaj Isaksson (09) 1734 3633, Merja Järvinen (09) 1734 2458

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 30.07.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. May 2010, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2010/05/ras_2010_05_2010-07-30_tau_004_en.html