Dwellings by amenities in 1960-2008

  1960                1970                1980                1990                2000                2008               
Amenities Dwellings total 1 211 200 1 463 221 1 838 058 2 209 556 2 512 442 2 767 925
Sewer 623 927 1 088 789 1 659 765 2 132 671 2 475 737 2 714 639
Piped water 569 946 1 054 301 1 642 188 2 105 701 2 463 916 2 719 965
Flush toilet 428 323 897 768 1 542 514 2 052 829 2 393 949 2 671 181
Warm water 281 182 760 178 1 465 347 1 984 878 2 400 982 2 680 367
Bathing facilities 190 057 571 453 1 256 644 1 938 628 2 487 992 2 742 378
Central heating 377 158 819 665 1 474 325 1 963 819 2 301 903 2 585 933
Sauna in dwelling .. .. 548 264 931 908 1 212 227 1 463 120
% Dwellings total 100,0 100,0 100,0 100,0 100,0 100,0
Sewer 51,5 74,4 90,3 96,5 98,5 98,1
Piped water 47,1 72,1 89,3 95,3 98,1 98,3
Flush toilet 35,4 61,4 83,9 92,9 95,3 96,5
Warm water 23,2 52,0 79,7 89,8 95,6 96,8
Bathing facilities 15,7 39,1 68,4 87,7 99,0 99,1
Central heating 31,1 56,0 80,2 88,9 91,6 93,4
Sauna in dwelling .. .. 29,8 42,2 48,3 52,9

Source: Dwellings and Housing Conditions, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Marja Hermiö (09) 1734 3211, Arja Tiihonen (09) 1734 3272, Elina Aspblad-Huohvanainen (09) 1734 3232

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 15.12.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Dwellings and housing conditions [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-6761. 2008, Dwellings by amenities in 1960-2008 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.8.2018].
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