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Odd unit

An enterprise that is a subsidiary or similar company of an enterprise group, but is not included in the database of the Register of Enterprises and Establishments or does not have a line for annual data for a statistical year. Odd units are often real estate or housing companies whose activity is so minor or of a type that they do not come within the scope of description of the Register of Enterprises and Establishments.

Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus