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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, November

Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-2/2011* 1-2/2010* 1-2/2011* 1-2/2010* 1-2/2011* 1-2/2010*
All regions 5 131 5 445 3 544 4 795 447 630
Continental Finland 5 130 5 430 3 544 4 785 445 621
Uusimaa 1 332 2 153 1 363 1 949 37 27
Metropolitan area 863 1 686 967 1 435 3 3
Itä-Uusimaa . 47 . 73 . 7
Varsinais-Suomi 422 398 433 217 61 72
Satakunta 86 122 124 107 9 20
Kanta-Häme 676 90 121 104 18 14
Pirkanmaa 459 466 344 845 33 35
Päijät-Häme 57 67 60 57 28 31
Kymenlaakso 154 57 67 38 14 18
South Karelia 115 95 17 31 18 11
Etelä-Savo 141 252 6 33 40 87
Pohjois-Savo 139 203 113 179 21 34
North Karelia 92 120 108 88 10 30
Central Finland 120 146 162 129 30 58
South Ostrobothnia 320 228 123 153 6 24
Ostrobothnia 344 159 160 103 22 20
Central Ostrobothnia 37 187 11 42 15 7
North Ostrobothnia 391 480 217 456 39 51
Kainuu 55 65 25 28 16 19
Lapland 189 94 90 153 28 56
Åland 1 16 0 10 2 9

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Mika Sirviö (09) 1734 2723, Heli Suonio (09) 1734 2481, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 21.4.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. February 2011, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2011/02/ras_2011_02_2011-04-21_tau_004_en.html