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

Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2020, July

3. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-2/2010* 1-2/2009* 1-2/2010* 1-2/2009* 1-2/2010* 1-2/2009*
All regions 4958 4655 4406 1992 557 490
Continental Finland 4952 4633 4401 1984 552 482
Uusimaa 2133 1302 1923 830 27 19
Metropolitan area 1676 1072 1417 697 3 1
Itä-Uusimaa 34 35 30 21 7 10
Varsinais-Suomi 330 696 212 237 67 43
Satakunta 96 146 90 24 17 27
Kanta-Häme 49 40 39 52 11 10
Pirkanmaa 426 323 773 186 24 49
Päijät-Häme 58 107 56 43 29 23
Kymenlaakso 57 352 39 24 18 13
South Karelia 77 53 23 21 11 12
Etelä-Savo 120 75 33 51 72 40
Pohjois-Savo 199 163 178 93 33 25
North Karelia 111 134 86 39 21 18
Central Finland 144 265 128 42 56 40
South Ostrobothnia 224 211 153 72 20 7
Ostrobothnia 146 295 92 42 17 28
Central Ostrobothnia 187 35 42 13 7 7
North Ostrobothnia 426 252 367 167 50 30
Kainuu 65 24 28 5 19 15
Lapland 69 124 109 22 46 66
Åland 6 22 5 8 5 8

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kaj Isaksson (09) 1734 3633, Merja Järvinen (09) 1734 2458, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 23.04.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. February 2010, 3. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 30.9.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2010/02/ras_2010_02_2010-04-23_tau_003_en.html