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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 December
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,1 0,6
Materials 108,1 1,7
Soil material 111,8 4,6
Precast concrete units 104,3 0,7
Timber supports 98,2 -0,1
Heat insulation 117,6 6,7
Ventilation equipment 101,2 -2,2
Ventilation ducts 76,9 -3,3
Control systems 119,0 1,9
Electrical distribution centres 105,8 0,8
Light fittings 104,4 -3,2
Lift 95,5 -3,7
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,9 3,1
Reinforced concrete 142,6 9,5
Steel structures 103,7 1,5
Bricks and blocks 109,3 -2,2
Mortars and screeds 99,2 -7,4
Fasteners and supports 110,8 3,3
Timber 103,5 5,3
Building boards and suspended ceilings 111,4 3,9
Timber frame windows and doors 109,1 2,0
Roofing materials 111,3 0,8
Floor coverings 96,7 -0,3
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,3 2,1
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 102,3 -3,2
Water and sewerage fittings 107,3 1,0
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,5 0,6
Heating equipment 102,0 7,8
Electrical installation 106,7 -0,9
Services 115,0 0,7

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.01.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. December 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2014/12/rki_2014_12_2015-01-15_tau_004_en.html