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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 February
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,6 1,2
Materials 107,8 0,6
Soil material 111,8 1,7
Precast concrete units 104,5 -0,2
Timber supports 96,5 -1,5
Heat insulation 113,9 -1,3
Ventilation equipment 102,5 -1,4
Ventilation ducts 74,6 -5,8
Control systems 119,4 1,4
Electrical distribution centres 105,9 1,0
Light fittings 105,1 -1,3
Lift 95,3 -4,2
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,9 1,2
Reinforced concrete 142,9 7,5
Steel structures 105,0 1,5
Bricks and blocks 110,0 -2,2
Mortars and screeds 100,2 -1,0
Fasteners and supports 109,5 -0,9
Timber 103,1 2,4
Building boards and suspended ceilings 110,2 1,9
Timber frame windows and doors 107,1 -0,5
Roofing materials 109,4 -1,3
Floor coverings 93,6 -2,8
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,7 1,0
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 103,7 -1,4
Water and sewerage fittings 107,5 1,2
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 109,4 4,5
Heating equipment 100,5 1,9
Electrical installation 107,9 0,3
Services 115,4 0,1

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.03.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. February 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/02/rki_2015_02_2015-03-13_tau_004_en.html