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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 February
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,4 1,4
Materials 107,2 0,3
Soil material 110,0 2,6
Precast concrete units 104,7 -1,8
Timber supports 97,9 0,9
Heat insulation 115,4 -2,8
Ventilation equipment 103,9 -3,5
Ventilation ducts 79,1 -11,1
Control systems 117,7 0,1
Electrical distribution centres 104,9 2,2
Light fittings 106,4 -0,4
Lift 99,5 -0,6
Construction site surface structures and equipment 110,6 3,5
Reinforced concrete 132,9 4,1
Steel structures 103,5 -1,9
Bricks and blocks 112,5 -0,4
Mortars and screeds 101,1 -3,8
Fasteners and supports 110,5 3,4
Timber 100,7 7,8
Building boards and suspended ceilings 108,1 0,7
Timber frame windows and doors 107,6 2,2
Roofing materials 110,9 -1,1
Floor coverings 96,3 -0,2
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 107,6 2,0
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 105,1 0,2
Water and sewerage fittings 106,3 -0,8
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 104,7 -4,8
Heating equipment 98,6 5,3
Electrical installation 107,6 -0,9
Services 115,2 1,8

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.3.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. February 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2014/02/rki_2014_02_2014-03-14_tau_004_en.html