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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 March
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,4 1,4
Materials 107,6 0,5
Soil material 110,4 2,3
Precast concrete units 104,6 -0,8
Timber supports 98,1 0,6
Heat insulation 116,1 -0,4
Ventilation equipment 102,8 -3,9
Ventilation ducts 80,4 -8,5
Control systems 117,8 -0,0
Electrical distribution centres 104,3 0,7
Light fittings 106,1 -0,9
Lift 99,5 -0,6
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,2 2,1
Reinforced concrete 134,6 4,5
Steel structures 103,9 -2,2
Bricks and blocks 113,4 -1,1
Mortars and screeds 101,2 -4,3
Fasteners and supports 111,3 4,3
Timber 102,4 7,9
Building boards and suspended ceilings 106,2 -0,7
Timber frame windows and doors 108,2 1,4
Roofing materials 110,2 -1,4
Floor coverings 96,6 -0,7
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,5 2,4
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 105,2 -0,1
Water and sewerage fittings 107,3 0,1
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 105,7 -2,5
Heating equipment 99,8 6,7
Electrical installation 107,3 -1,1
Services 115,4 1,8

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.4.2014

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. March 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.10.2019].
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