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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 September
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,4 0,8
Materials 108,4 0,2
Soil material 112,0 4,5
Precast concrete units 104,8 0,4
Timber supports 97,1 -2,9
Heat insulation 116,8 -0,1
Ventilation equipment 101,1 -0,5
Ventilation ducts 72,3 -5,6
Control systems 120,6 1,9
Electrical distribution centres 107,1 1,0
Light fittings 109,5 4,9
Lift 95,9 -1,9
Construction site surface structures and equipment 112,0 2,6
Reinforced concrete 150,1 6,1
Steel structures 101,9 0,7
Bricks and blocks 110,0 0,7
Mortars and screeds 100,7 2,1
Fasteners and supports 112,6 1,7
Timber 102,8 -1,1
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,1 2,0
Timber frame windows and doors 108,4 -6,8
Roofing materials 110,4 -0,5
Floor coverings 92,8 -5,0
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,2 0,0
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,9 0,8
Water and sewerage fittings 107,7 0,4
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,8 2,5
Heating equipment 100,7 -2,3
Electrical installation 105,3 -1,8
Services 116,9 1,3

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.10.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. September 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/09/rki_2015_09_2015-10-15_tau_004_en.html