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

Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2019, July

Appendix table 3. Building permits for dwellings, No.

Building type 8/2012* Annual change% 1-8/2012* Annual change% Variable annual sum* Annual change%
All buildings 2 721 -1 21 412 -11 30 829 -13
Detached houses 756 -5 7 093 -11 10 154 -11
Attached houses 483 57 2 698 -11 3 923 -3
Blocks of flats 1 467 -7 11 122 -11 16 107 -15
Other than residential buildings 15 -80 499 -22 645 -28

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 3. Building permits for dwellings, No. . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2012/08/ras_2012_08_2012-10-23_tau_003_en.html