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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 August
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,3 0,7
Materials 108,4 0,3
Soil material 110,6 3,5
Precast concrete units 104,9 0,6
Timber supports 98,1 -2,1
Heat insulation 114,0 -2,7
Ventilation equipment 101,1 -0,4
Ventilation ducts 72,3 -7,7
Control systems 119,4 1,4
Electrical distribution centres 106,9 0,8
Light fittings 107,6 3,0
Lift 93,8 -6,6
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,0 1,9
Reinforced concrete 151,9 7,6
Steel structures 102,9 1,1
Bricks and blocks 109,2 -2,4
Mortars and screeds 100,9 1,9
Fasteners and supports 112,0 1,5
Timber 103,5 -1,0
Building boards and suspended ceilings 108,1 -2,7
Timber frame windows and doors 109,3 -2,3
Roofing materials 110,9 -0,8
Floor coverings 92,8 -4,2
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,7 0,9
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,5 0,2
Water and sewerage fittings 107,4 0,0
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 109,4 3,6
Heating equipment 100,4 -2,6
Electrical installation 107,6 0,3
Services 116,9 1,5

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.9.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. August 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/08/rki_2015_08_2015-09-15_tau_004_en.html