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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, August

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2012 September
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 104,2 2,1
Materials 106,4 1,5
Soil material 101,9 -2,3
Precast concrete units 106,4 0,2
Timber supports 102,8 -0,8
Heat insulation 113,2 3,3
Ventilation equipment 105,2 1,5
Ventilation ducts 95,8 -3,7
Control systems 118,8 7,5
Electrical distribution centres 101,6 0,6
Light fittings 105,7 1,7
Lift 100,1 0,5
Construction site surface structures and equipment 103,3 -1,6
Reinforced concrete 121,4 5,9
Steel structures 105,5 1,6
Bricks and blocks 111,7 12,3
Mortars and screeds 105,0 1,2
Fasteners and supports 105,7 2,2
Timber 95,5 -2,9
Building boards and suspended ceilings 106,8 4,7
Timber frame windows and doors 107,0 1,4
Roofing materials 114,8 2,7
Floor coverings 94,8 0,9
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 105,0 3,6
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 107,0 3,0
Water and sewerage fittings 105,4 1,7
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 110,3 2,9
Heating equipment 94,7 -9,2
Electrical installation 107,2 1,4
Services 112,1 4,7

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.10.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. September 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/09/rki_2012_09_2012-10-12_tau_004_en.html