Official Statistics of Finland

Index of turnover of construction

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Turnover of construction grew by 2.5 per cent in May, but sales volume decreased
12 Jul 2019
In May 2019, working day adjusted turnover grew and growth was achieved in all industries of construction, but the sales volume declined by 1.6 per cent year-on-year. The weak development in building construction pushed the sales volume of total construction downward. Turnover grew most rapidly in civil engineering, by 7.4 per cent year-on-year, and measured by sales volume it was the only growing industry in construction.

Next release:
14 Aug 2019

Description: The index of turnover of construction describes monthly development in the turnover of construction companies. The examined variable is domestic turnover, formed of domestic sales subject to value added tax. The data used for calculating the variable are exclusive of value added tax. In addition, a volume index of sales is produced on construction that measures the development of output in the construction industry.
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Keywords: branches, buildings, business cycles, civil engineering, construction, economic fluctuation, enterprises, house building, house construction, housebuilding, housing construction, hydraulic engineering, indices, industries, turnover.
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Change: Release lag of turnover indices shortens due to introduction of time series modelling
13 Feb 2019
The release lag of turnover indices for manufacturing, construction and services shortens by one month starting from data concerning January 2019.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of turnover of construction [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-5935. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.7.2019].
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