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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2011 September
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 102,0 2,1
Materials 104,8 3,8
Soil material 104,4 7,3
Precast concrete units 106,2 4,7
Timber supports 103,6 -1,3
Heat insulation 109,6 7,9
Ventilation equipment 103,7 3,4
Ventilation ducts 99,5 -1,9
Control systems 110,6 13,4
Electrical distribution centres 101,1 1,8
Light fittings 103,9 3,7
Lift 99,6 -0,1
Construction site surface structures and equipment 105,1 5,0
Reinforced concrete 114,6 12,7
Steel structures 103,8 2,5
Bricks and blocks 99,5 0,4
Mortars and screeds 103,7 3,2
Fasteners and supports 103,4 4,0
Timber 98,4 -7,0
Building boards and suspended ceilings 102,0 4,5
Timber frame windows and doors 105,5 4,1
Roofing materials 111,7 10,8
Floor coverings 94,0 -7,6
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 101,3 1,1
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 103,9 1,8
Water and sewerage fittings 103,7 2,0
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,2 6,8
Heating equipment 104,3 7,8
Electrical installation 105,7 4,8
Services 107,1 6,4

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.10.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. September 2011, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2011/09/rki_2011_09_2011-10-12_tau_004_en.html