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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.)
1-4/2014* 1-4/2013 1-4/2014* 1-4/2013 1-4/2014* 1-4/2013
All regions 10 341 10 510 9 887 8 297 1 015 1 063
Continental Finland 10 340 10 493 9 885 8 289 1 014 1 054
Uusimaa 3 928 3 155 4 706 2 799 89 77
Metropolitan area 2 640 2 544 3 779 2 208 5 6
Varsinais-Suomi 809 725 505 504 122 121
Satakunta 414 245 257 135 38 27
Kanta-Häme 312 186 89 130 37 23
Pirkanmaa 780 827 873 1 068 85 86
Päijät-Häme 219 382 289 556 64 56
Kymenlaakso 227 401 80 129 33 42
South Karelia 419 254 128 129 29 34
Etelä-Savo 195 480 60 78 80 94
Pohjois-Savo 379 436 378 287 56 74
North Karelia 323 309 343 380 40 36
Central Finland 307 367 406 411 69 84
South Ostrobothnia 473 586 455 253 31 24
Ostrobothnia 368 833 8 323 245 59 76
Central Ostrobothnia 89 153 45 134 15 9
North Ostrobothnia 810 785 608 798 64 68
Kainuu 55 104 25 27 23 39
Lapland 234 263 315 226 80 84
Åland 1 18 2 8 1 9

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heli Suonio 029 551 2481, Merja Järvinen 029 551 2458, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 19.6.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. April 2014, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2014/04/ras_2014_04_2014-06-19_tau_004_en.html