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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, August

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2012 August
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 104,0 2,1
Materials 106,2 1,7
Soil material 101,5 -3,3
Precast concrete units 106,6 0,4
Timber supports 103,5 -0,6
Heat insulation 112,7 4,8
Ventilation equipment 105,7 5,1
Ventilation ducts 96,4 -4,3
Control systems 118,5 8,1
Electrical distribution centres 101,6 0,6
Light fittings 105,5 3,4
Lift 100,1 0,5
Construction site surface structures and equipment 103,1 -1,7
Reinforced concrete 120,7 6,4
Steel structures 105,5 1,5
Bricks and blocks 110,8 11,4
Mortars and screeds 104,1 1,0
Fasteners and supports 105,7 2,2
Timber 95,9 -2,9
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,2 4,7
Timber frame windows and doors 106,8 1,5
Roofing materials 114,1 3,5
Floor coverings 94,5 0,6
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 105,1 4,9
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 106,3 0,3
Water and sewerage fittings 105,5 1,6
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 109,9 2,4
Heating equipment 95,0 -8,3
Electrical installation 107,3 1,4
Services 112,2 5,1

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.9.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. August 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/08/rki_2012_08_2012-09-12_tau_004_en.html