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Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-10/2011* 1-10/2010 1-10/2011* 1-10/2010 1-10/2011* 1-10/2010
All regions 37 879 35 238 30 202 28 555 4 455 5 087
Continental Finland 37 740 34 989 30 008 28 395 4 402 4 991
Uusimaa 9 696 8 453 10 360 9 594 305 239
Metropolitan area 6 317 6 020 7 376 7 269 29 47
Itä-Uusimaa . 708 . 635 . 61
Varsinais-Suomi 3 017 2 960 2 341 1 922 425 521
Satakunta 1 470 1 251 898 664 125 182
Kanta-Häme 1 610 1 351 748 730 122 138
Pirkanmaa 3 337 2 934 3 300 3 077 295 380
Päijät-Häme 1 097 1 126 723 798 221 197
Kymenlaakso 1 312 682 616 537 150 166
South Karelia 855 873 618 456 174 177
Etelä-Savo 959 1 001 670 459 410 509
Pohjois-Savo 1 931 1 535 1 057 1 145 251 286
North Karelia 962 968 932 774 188 223
Central Finland 1 627 1 969 1 681 1 549 333 395
South Ostrobothnia 2 061 1 891 1 127 1 181 123 125
Ostrobothnia 1 606 1 702 844 741 241 227
Central Ostrobothnia 537 682 324 361 70 47
North Ostrobothnia 2 965 2 783 2 580 2 535 354 413
Kainuu 546 420 261 247 167 189
Lapland 2 150 1 700 928 990 448 516
Åland 139 249 194 160 53 96

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

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

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 23.12.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. October 2011, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 28.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2011/10/ras_2011_10_2011-12-23_tau_004_en.html