A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, November

Appendix table 3. Building permits for dwellings, No.

Building type 12/2012* Annual change% 1-12/2012* Annual change% Variable annual sum* Annual change%
All buildings 1 002 -41 31 234 -8 31 234 -8
Detached houses 321 -33 9 868 -14 9 868 -14
Attached houses 116 -57 3 933 -10 3 933 -10
Blocks of flats 563 -39 16 769 -5 16 769 -5
Other than residential buildings 2 -92 664 2 664 2

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

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

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 26.2.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. December 2012, Appendix table 3. Building permits for dwellings, No. . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 29.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2012/12/ras_2012_12_2013-02-26_tau_003_en.html