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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 December
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,9 0,8
Materials 107,5 -0,5
Soil material 112,0 0,2
Precast concrete units 104,7 0,4
Timber supports 95,3 -2,9
Heat insulation 113,2 -3,8
Ventilation equipment 100,9 -0,4
Ventilation ducts 73,6 -4,2
Control systems 120,6 1,3
Electrical distribution centres 107,3 1,4
Light fittings 108,3 3,7
Lift 95,2 -0,3
Construction site surface structures and equipment 112,0 0,1
Reinforced concrete 150,3 5,4
Steel structures 99,7 -3,8
Bricks and blocks 110,2 0,8
Mortars and screeds 101,2 2,0
Fasteners and supports 110,4 -0,3
Timber 101,5 -2,0
Building boards and suspended ceilings 109,6 -1,6
Timber frame windows and doors 106,5 -2,3
Roofing materials 108,3 -2,7
Floor coverings 92,2 -4,6
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,1 -0,1
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 103,1 0,8
Water and sewerage fittings 107,5 0,1
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,9 0,4
Heating equipment 100,8 -1,2
Electrical installation 103,1 -3,4
Services 117,1 1,8

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.01.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. December 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/12/rki_2015_12_2016-01-15_tau_004_en.html