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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2020, January

Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-4/2011* 1-4/2010 1-4/2011* 1-4/2010 1-4/2011* 1-4/2010
All regions 12 755 12 874 10 298 10 583 1 303 1 689
Continental Finland 12 742 12 782 10 287 10 487 1 296 1 657
Uusimaa 3 414 3 585 4 275 3 421 81 76
Metropolitan area 2 251 2 517 3 044 2 467 7 8
Itä-Uusimaa . 234 . 199 . 17
Varsinais-Suomi 996 1 302 721 830 155 209
Satakunta 334 413 302 210 36 59
Kanta-Häme 875 270 245 300 38 32
Pirkanmaa 1 026 945 799 1 253 89 112
Päijät-Häme 383 556 282 330 72 79
Kymenlaakso 533 185 238 146 45 50
South Karelia 274 352 206 151 54 56
Etelä-Savo 364 477 121 170 139 186
Pohjois-Savo 367 627 225 455 54 98
North Karelia 310 291 287 262 50 69
Central Finland 471 469 523 447 91 147
South Ostrobothnia 721 666 301 374 35 42
Ostrobothnia 617 574 371 311 81 64
Central Ostrobothnia 159 375 100 190 29 16
North Ostrobothnia 1 040 1 012 920 988 90 129
Kainuu 152 136 87 130 49 64
Lapland 707 312 284 320 108 152
Åland 13 92 11 96 7 32

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 23.6.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. April 2011, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.4.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2011/04/ras_2011_04_2011-06-23_tau_004_en.html