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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2012 February
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 102,9 2,1
Materials 105,0 3,1
Soil material 108,3 1,4
Precast concrete units 105,6 3,6
Timber supports 100,2 0,7
Heat insulation 108,9 7,2
Ventilation equipment 102,2 2,2
Ventilation ducts 100,6 5,3
Control systems 112,1 4,1
Electrical distribution centres 100,5 -0,3
Light fittings 103,8 3,2
Lift 100,1 0,5
Construction site surface structures and equipment 107,8 0,8
Reinforced concrete 120,0 11,5
Steel structures 104,0 2,2
Bricks and blocks 104,4 5,5
Mortars and screeds 102,6 5,7
Fasteners and supports 105,3 3,3
Timber 92,2 -7,8
Building boards and suspended ceilings 105,6 7,4
Timber frame windows and doors 105,9 5,3
Roofing materials 110,2 9,4
Floor coverings 94,5 3,0
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 102,6 0,6
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 106,1 2,0
Water and sewerage fittings 104,5 1,5
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,8 5,6
Heating equipment 95,7 -8,5
Electrical installation 105,4 2,4
Services 109,8 6,0

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.3.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. February 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/02/rki_2012_02_2012-03-12_tau_004_en.html