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Latest publication: Building and dwelling production 2021, February

Appendix table 4. Building permits by region

Region Volume (1000 m3) Dwellings (No.) Free time residential buildings (No.)
1-9/2010* 1-9/2009 1-9/2010* 1-9/2009 1-9/2010* 1-9/2009
All regions 30 437 30 872 24 367 19 871 4 396 4 509
Continental Finland 30 264 30 656 24 232 19 697 4 330 4 432
Uusimaa 7 245 7 708 8 111 6 829 171 192
Metropolitan area 5 322 5 205 6 348 5 486 17 12
Itä-Uusimaa 668 319 593 231 55 76
Varsinais-Suomi 2 508 2 699 1 706 1 671 423 419
Satakunta 1 100 991 606 445 164 178
Kanta-Häme 1 008 790 637 576 109 119
Pirkanmaa 2 397 2 786 2 528 1 859 334 329
Päijät-Häme 1 081 1 021 737 741 172 191
Kymenlaakso 589 1 018 395 330 147 170
South Karelia 815 698 409 300 156 176
Etelä-Savo 924 835 416 241 447 441
Pohjois-Savo 1 396 1 464 1 110 866 249 257
North Karelia 881 803 677 507 199 201
Central Finland 1 691 1 450 1 203 1 065 348 325
South Ostrobothnia 1 674 1 896 999 669 110 102
Ostrobothnia 1 455 1 907 692 646 207 203
Central Ostrobothnia 599 665 269 284 36 56
North Ostrobothnia 2 390 2 147 2 064 1 858 364 328
Kainuu 395 315 238 134 178 177
Lapland 1 448 1 143 842 445 461 492
Åland 173 215 135 174 66 77

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Kaj Isaksson (09) 1734 3633, Merja Järvinen (09) 1734 2458, Heli Suonio (09) 1734 2481

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 30.11.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. September 2010, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.5.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2010/09/ras_2010_09_2010-11-30_tau_004_en.html