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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2012 March
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 104,4 2,8
Materials 105,4 2,9
Soil material 107,6 0,5
Precast concrete units 106,2 4,0
Timber supports 100,6 1,0
Heat insulation 108,6 7,1
Ventilation equipment 103,4 2,3
Ventilation ducts 100,0 1,4
Control systems 112,3 3,5
Electrical distribution centres 100,5 -0,3
Light fittings 103,9 3,4
Lift 100,1 0,5
Construction site surface structures and equipment 107,3 -0,2
Reinforced concrete 121,1 11,9
Steel structures 104,6 1,9
Bricks and blocks 106,1 7,2
Mortars and screeds 104,8 7,9
Fasteners and supports 105,3 3,3
Timber 92,7 -7,8
Building boards and suspended ceilings 106,0 5,1
Timber frame windows and doors 106,1 3,9
Roofing materials 111,6 10,2
Floor coverings 94,7 2,9
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 103,8 1,2
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,6 -1,5
Water and sewerage fittings 105,0 1,6
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,8 4,5
Heating equipment 95,1 0,5
Electrical installation 105,5 1,8
Services 111,4 6,1

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Jan Moilanen 09 1734 2723, rakennuskustannusindeksi@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 12.4.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. March 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/03/rki_2012_03_2012-04-12_tau_004_en.html