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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, January

Appendix table 1. Building permits, 1000 m3

Building type 8/2012* Annual change% 1) 1-8/2012* Annual change% 1) Variable annual sum* Annual change% 1)
All buildings 2 599 -20 25 631 -16 37 166 -14
Residential buildings 1 054 0 8 817 -10 12 617 -11
Free-time residential buildings 67 -21 652 -14 964 -14
Commercial and office buildings 255 -38 4 336 -20 5 877 -27
Public service buildings 195 0 2 234 36 3 231 35
Industrial and warehouse buildings 489 -54 5 198 -33 7 984 -22
Agricultural buildings 245 22 2 239 -17 3 517 -12
Other buildings 294 26 2 154 -4 2 975 -4
1) Change percentages for the year on which data are preliminary have been calculated using the preliminary data of corresponding level from the previous year.

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

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

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 23.10.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. August 2012, Appendix table 1. Building permits, 1000 m3 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2012/08/ras_2012_08_2012-10-23_tau_001_en.html