Size of household-dwelling units 

Updated: 24.5.2016 - Next update: 22.5.2017
   
 
 
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Source:
Statistics Finland, Dwellings and housing conditions


Description of indicator

A household-dwelling unit consists of the permanent occupants of a dwelling. Persons who according to the Population Information System of the Population Register Centre are institutionalised, or are homeless, or are abroad, or are registered as unknown, do not constitute household-dwelling units.

More than one household may belong to the same household-dwelling unit. A household is formed of all those persons who live together and have meals together or otherwise use their income together.