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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.)
1-7/2014* 1-7/2013* 1-7/2014* 1-7/2013* 1-7/2014* 1-7/2013*
All regions 19 674 21 195 17 514 15 459 2 251 2 369
Continental Finland 19 649 21 159 17 469 15 440 2 249 2 360
Uusimaa 6 605 5 333 7 626 5 063 178 179
Metropolitan area 4 017 3 869 5 615 3 682 10 13
Varsinais-Suomi 1 562 1 620 1 015 772 253 263
Satakunta 733 632 377 335 92 80
Kanta-Häme 451 501 124 319 55 74
Pirkanmaa 1 471 1 818 1 678 1 630 185 156
Päijät-Häme 652 675 529 771 121 110
Kymenlaakso 714 1 011 144 176 78 81
South Karelia 663 659 271 204 54 55
Etelä-Savo 433 776 187 265 185 210
Pohjois-Savo 764 1 138 780 784 134 167
North Karelia 629 688 671 762 96 88
Central Finland 730 967 923 888 136 179
South Ostrobothnia 886 1 144 675 463 70 58
Ostrobothnia 779 1 436 576 447 119 132
Central Ostrobothnia 242 351 115 235 29 27
North Ostrobothnia 1 587 1 510 1 247 1 571 175 196
Kainuu 188 222 47 171 75 97
Lapland 560 680 484 584 214 208
Åland 25 36 45 19 2 9

Source: Building and dwelling production, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Merja Järvinen 029 551 2458, Heli Suonio 029 551 2481, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 24.9.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building and dwelling production [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-9590. July 2014, Appendix table 4. Building permits by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.5.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ras/2014/07/ras_2014_07_2014-09-24_tau_004_en.html