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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, August

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 August
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,6 0,5
Materials 108,2 1,6
Soil material 106,9 3,6
Precast concrete units 104,3 0,4
Timber supports 100,2 -1,5
Heat insulation 117,2 1,1
Ventilation equipment 101,5 -4,1
Ventilation ducts 78,3 -6,1
Control systems 117,8 -1,1
Electrical distribution centres 106,0 0,9
Light fittings 104,5 -2,9
Lift 100,4 1,7
Construction site surface structures and equipment 108,9 3,3
Reinforced concrete 141,2 10,1
Steel structures 101,8 0,5
Bricks and blocks 111,9 -0,7
Mortars and screeds 99,0 -5,4
Fasteners and supports 110,4 3,0
Timber 104,6 7,4
Building boards and suspended ceilings 111,1 3,7
Timber frame windows and doors 111,9 4,6
Roofing materials 111,9 -0,9
Floor coverings 96,9 -0,4
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 107,8 1,7
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,2 -0,2
Water and sewerage fittings 107,4 1,0
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 105,6 -1,9
Heating equipment 103,0 7,0
Electrical installation 107,3 -0,5
Services 115,2 0,7

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.9.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. August 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2014/08/rki_2014_08_2014-09-15_tau_004_en.html