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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2012 October
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 103,7 1,7
Materials 106,6 2,5
Soil material 104,1 0,2
Precast concrete units 106,3 -0,3
Timber supports 101,0 -1,3
Heat insulation 116,1 6,9
Ventilation equipment 103,4 5,2
Ventilation ducts 95,9 -5,4
Control systems 118,8 7,4
Electrical distribution centres 101,9 0,4
Light fittings 106,3 2,5
Lift 100,1 0,5
Construction site surface structures and equipment 104,8 0,1
Reinforced concrete 122,5 11,1
Steel structures 105,1 1,4
Bricks and blocks 111,7 9,1
Mortars and screeds 105,0 0,2
Fasteners and supports 106,6 3,3
Timber 94,5 0,6
Building boards and suspended ceilings 109,2 8,7
Timber frame windows and doors 107,2 1,5
Roofing materials 114,1 2,3
Floor coverings 94,4 0,6
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 104,8 2,7
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 106,4 2,1
Water and sewerage fittings 105,8 2,0
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 109,0 2,0
Heating equipment 95,2 1,9
Electrical installation 107,3 1,4
Services 112,2 4,2

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Anne Virokannas 09 1734 3348, rakennuskustannusindeksi@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 12.11.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. October 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 9.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/10/rki_2012_10_2012-11-12_tau_004_en.html