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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, August

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 April
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,0 0,0
Materials 107,0 -0,1
Soil material 107,2 0,5
Precast concrete units 103,8 -1,2
Timber supports 99,3 0,8
Heat insulation 114,2 -2,5
Ventilation equipment 102,4 -3,3
Ventilation ducts 80,2 -5,4
Control systems 117,7 -0,0
Electrical distribution centres 104,7 0,4
Light fittings 106,0 -1,1
Lift 100,3 0,1
Construction site surface structures and equipment 108,9 0,9
Reinforced concrete 133,1 3,3
Steel structures 100,5 -5,3
Bricks and blocks 113,1 -2,1
Mortars and screeds 100,6 -4,9
Fasteners and supports 111,2 4,2
Timber 102,4 7,8
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,8 0,0
Timber frame windows and doors 108,1 -1,1
Roofing materials 110,5 -1,9
Floor coverings 96,9 0,9
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,5 2,4
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,9 0,2
Water and sewerage fittings 107,2 0,2
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 105,0 -1,7
Heating equipment 100,6 6,9
Electrical installation 107,2 -0,6
Services 115,3 1,8

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.5.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. April 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2014/04/rki_2014_04_2014-05-15_tau_004_en.html