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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2011 October
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 102,0 1,9
Materials 103,9 2,1
Soil material 103,8 2,3
Precast concrete units 106,6 5,1
Timber supports 102,4 -1,5
Heat insulation 108,7 8,0
Ventilation equipment 98,3 -1,2
Ventilation ducts 101,4 -1,4
Control systems 110,6 2,8
Electrical distribution centres 101,5 1,5
Light fittings 103,7 3,4
Lift 99,6 -0,1
Construction site surface structures and equipment 104,7 1,5
Reinforced concrete 110,2 7,6
Steel structures 103,7 2,1
Bricks and blocks 102,4 3,3
Mortars and screeds 104,9 4,6
Fasteners and supports 103,2 3,7
Timber 93,9 -11,9
Building boards and suspended ceilings 100,5 -3,9
Timber frame windows and doors 105,5 3,9
Roofing materials 111,5 10,0
Floor coverings 93,8 -4,4
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 102,1 2,0
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,2 2,1
Water and sewerage fittings 103,8 2,1
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,9 5,7
Heating equipment 93,4 -6,7
Electrical installation 105,9 4,4
Services 107,6 5,7

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 11.11.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. October 2011, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2011/10/rki_2011_10_2011-11-11_tau_004_en.html