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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Published: 13 March 2015

Building costs grew by 0.7 per cent year-on-year in February

According to Statistics Finland, building costs were 0.7 per cent higher in February 2015 than in February of the previous year. The prices of labour inputs in construction increased by 1.2 per cent. The prices of materials went up by 0.6 per cent and the prices of other inputs by 0.1 per cent from one year ago.

Building cost index 2010=100

Building cost index 2010=100

From January to February, the total index of building costs declined slightly. The prices of labour inputs remained unchanged from the previous month. The prices of materials decreased by 0.3 per cent. Prices of other inputs increased by 0.2 per cent from January.

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. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 9.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/02/rki_2015_02_2015-03-13_tie_001_en.html