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Appendix table 1. Enterprise openings and closures by region by Region

Region Openings Q1/2012 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q1/2012 - Q1/2011 Closures Q4/2011 Share of stock of enterprises, % Change Q4/2011 - Q4/2010
WHOLE COUNTRY 7 259 2,2 -2 931 7 674 2,3 -1 142
MAINLAND FINLAND 7 051 2,1 -2 860 7 510 2,3 -1 139
Uusimaa 2 598 2,4 -1 022 2 694 2,5 -256
Pirkanmaa 706 2,3 -207 695 2,3 -138
Varsinais-Suomi 613 1,9 -404 609 1,9 -190
North Ostrobothnia 459 2,4 -127 442 2,3 -9
Satakunta 304 2,2 -70 307 2,2 -43
Central Finland 292 2,0 -125 382 2,6 -59
Pohjois-Savo 246 2,0 -117 260 2,1 -52
Päijät-Häme 240 2,0 -119 284 2,4 -74
Ostrobothnia 238 2,1 -37 212 1,9 -58
South Ostrobothnia 220 1,6 -97 253 1,9 -53
Kymenlaakso 194 2,1 -106 250 2,8 16
Kanta-Häme 187 1,8 -132 216 2,1 -73
Lapland 165 1,5 -92 224 2,1 -44
North Karelia 147 1,8 -51 191 2,3 -28
Etelä-Savo 146 1,6 -51 176 1,9 -41
South Karelia 134 1,9 -66 129 1,9 -32
Central Ostrobothnia 85 2,1 -26 96 2,3 -5
Kainuu 77 2,1 -11 90 2,4 0
ÅLAND 53 2,0 -9 49 1,9 -4
Åland 53 2,0 -9 49 1,9 -4

Source: Business Register: Enterprise openings and closures. Enterprise openings, 2012 1st quarter; enterprise closures, 2011 4rd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.7.2012

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