Finland - Building Permits

Finland: Building Permits

Mnemonic HPMT.IFIN
Unit #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 85.85 %
Data Aug 2019 2,180
Jul 2019 1,173

Series Information

Source Statistics Finland
Release Building Permits Granted
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/1995
End Date 8/31/2019

Finland: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Building Permits Aug 2019 2,180 1,173 #, NSA Monthly
Residential Building Permits Aug 2019 2,176 1,138 #, NSA Monthly
House Price Index 2019 Q2 104.38 102.68 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index for Existing Homes 2019 Q2 102.35 100.64 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index for New Homes 2019 Q2 108.3 106.6 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

The statistics report the volume of construction subject to building permits and the volume of production.

The statistics contain data on:

  • Granted building permits
  • Started and completed buildings and buildings under construction,
  • Number of dwellings and the series of the volume index of newbuilding
The volume units used are:
  • Number of buildings
  • Cubic Volume
  • Gross floor area
  • Total area
  • Number of dwellings
  • Volume of production

Municipal building supervision authorithies collect information about building projects. These supervisors submit the information they collect to the Population Register Centre.

The series are updated on a monthly basis and have the starting date of January 1990. More information on revisions to these statistics can be found here: source