Indicator predicting total production

Production growth in the Helsinki region continued strong throughout the first half of the year. According to estimates, production in April–June was 4 per cent higher than in the previous year. Production grew by 3 per cent in the first quarter of the year. In April-June, production in the entire country was just over 1 per cent higher than in the previous year. 

In the limelight

Heikki Salmikivi, Head of Unit
City of Helsinki, Urban Environment Division
MAL land use secretary


MAL 2019 is the joint, strategic plan of 14 municipalities in the Helsinki region, which defines how the Helsinki region is developed in the future. The starting point of the MAL plan is that in the year 2050 the Helsinki region will contain two million residents and over one million jobs. When compared with 2018, this means an increase of approximately 500,000 residents and 300,000 jobs.