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The statistics on granted building permits describe monthly development in the number of building permits. The population for the statistics are new buildings and building extensions. The statistics do not extend to building repairs. These statistics are compiled as anticipatory, so that they can be used to forecast development in the volume of building construction as early as possible. The statistics measure the volume with the cubic capacity and number of dwellings of building projects.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building permits [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-4327. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 29.6.2022].
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