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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 May
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,7 0,6
Materials 107,7 0,6
Soil material 107,3 1,2
Precast concrete units 104,7 0,2
Timber supports 100,3 0,1
Heat insulation 117,2 -2,0
Ventilation equipment 102,7 -4,4
Ventilation ducts 78,8 -7,8
Control systems 117,8 0,0
Electrical distribution centres 104,6 0,4
Light fittings 106,2 -0,9
Lift 100,3 0,1
Construction site surface structures and equipment 109,1 1,4
Reinforced concrete 135,6 5,0
Steel structures 102,1 -2,5
Bricks and blocks 114,1 -1,2
Mortars and screeds 100,3 -3,3
Fasteners and supports 111,3 4,3
Timber 104,1 7,7
Building boards and suspended ceilings 108,0 0,5
Timber frame windows and doors 109,6 2,4
Roofing materials 111,1 -1,2
Floor coverings 97,1 1,1
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,4 2,2
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,3 -1,7
Water and sewerage fittings 107,2 0,0
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 105,5 -2,1
Heating equipment 101,2 7,3
Electrical installation 107,2 -0,5
Services 115,2 1,9

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.6.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. May 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2014/05/rki_2014_05_2014-06-13_tau_004_en.html