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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.)
1-11/2012* 1-11/2011 1-11/2012* 1-11/2011 1-11/2012* 1-11/2011
All regions 35 006 41 474 29 853 32 767 4 230 4 901
Continental Finland 34 902 41 287 29 799 32 518 4 199 4 829
Uusimaa 8 983 10 381 10 185 11 188 320 336
Metropolitan area 6 170 6 705 7 487 7 933 15 34
Varsinais-Suomi 2 983 3 344 2 337 2 555 390 459
Satakunta 1 883 1 626 739 922 136 136
Kanta-Häme 725 1 714 464 822 114 136
Pirkanmaa 2 988 3 907 3 164 3 704 320 348
Päijät-Häme 1 245 1 229 1 143 904 157 246
Kymenlaakso 958 1 359 491 623 133 163
South Karelia 910 886 417 595 172 197
Etelä-Savo 863 1 066 549 626 475 468
Pohjois-Savo 1 776 2 145 1 334 1 216 212 263
North Karelia 1 101 1 035 997 1 001 187 211
Central Finland 1 766 1 778 1 583 1 773 307 357
South Ostrobothnia 1 769 2 243 1 318 1 190 133 142
Ostrobothnia 1 588 1 777 1 113 922 223 265
Central Ostrobothnia 556 570 274 350 44 76
North Ostrobothnia 3 111 3 408 2 670 2 890 319 386
Kainuu 446 562 168 278 167 172
Lapland 1 254 2 257 853 959 390 468
Åland 103 187 54 249 31 72

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heli Suonio 09 1734 2481, Merja Järvinen 09 1734 2458, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 25.1.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. November 2012, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2012/11/ras_2012_11_2013-01-25_tau_004_en.html