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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, August

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 July
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,7 0,5
Materials 108,1 1,6
Soil material 107,6 1,8
Precast concrete units 104,8 0,4
Timber supports 101,5 -0,3
Heat insulation 116,3 3,5
Ventilation equipment 103,1 -3,6
Ventilation ducts 79,4 -4,8
Control systems 117,8 -1,1
Electrical distribution centres 105,8 1,2
Light fittings 104,2 -2,7
Lift 100,4 0,3
Construction site surface structures and equipment 109,4 1,9
Reinforced concrete 140,3 10,2
Steel structures 102,2 -0,2
Bricks and blocks 113,2 -0,1
Mortars and screeds 99,1 -4,4
Fasteners and supports 111,3 4,1
Timber 103,7 6,6
Building boards and suspended ceilings 108,5 1,4
Timber frame windows and doors 111,7 4,7
Roofing materials 110,6 -1,7
Floor coverings 97,4 1,3
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,7 2,7
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,0 -0,4
Water and sewerage fittings 107,2 0,9
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 105,3 -1,5
Heating equipment 103,0 6,7
Electrical installation 104,9 -2,4
Services 115,3 1,3

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.8.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. July 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2014/07/rki_2014_07_2014-08-15_tau_004_en.html