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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 January
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,6 1,4
Materials 108,1 0,7
Soil material 111,8 0,5
Precast concrete units 104,5 0,1
Timber supports 97,4 0,1
Heat insulation 116,2 4,5
Ventilation equipment 101,2 -3,3
Ventilation ducts 76,7 -5,3
Control systems 119,4 1,4
Electrical distribution centres 105,9 1,0
Light fittings 105,1 -1,4
Lift 100,1 0,9
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,9 0,4
Reinforced concrete 143,1 6,5
Steel structures 104,8 1,8
Bricks and blocks 109,9 -2,2
Mortars and screeds 100,1 -7,3
Fasteners and supports 109,2 1,2
Timber 102,7 3,7
Building boards and suspended ceilings 110,4 0,5
Timber frame windows and doors 108,7 0,0
Roofing materials 110,0 -1,5
Floor coverings 96,8 0,7
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,1 1,3
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 103,6 -3,9
Water and sewerage fittings 107,5 1,1
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,4 0,3
Heating equipment 101,1 3,1
Electrical installation 107,9 0,3
Services 115,1 0,6

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.02.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. January 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/01/rki_2015_01_2015-02-13_tau_004_en.html